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Building a gazetteer table from KML files

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Geoscience Australia has a freely downloadable gazetteer of Australian placenames with more than 370 000 entries. The download is a .zip file (83 mb) containing a user guide together with placenames data in GML, KML and Microsoft Access (.mdb) formats. What I wanted from all that data was a simple…

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New Android-x86 Release Peppered With Problems

LinuxInsider: The latest Android-x86 Project release takes us one step closer to using the Android OS on a desktop or laptop computer. However, the project suffers from stability and reliability issues.

FISH – A smart and user-friendly command line shell for Linux

UbuntuGeek: The friendly interactive shell (FISH). fish is a user friendly command line shell intended mostly for interactive use.

Collecting Ubuntu Linux System Information

 Nixcraft: This post lists commands that you can use to collect the hardware information.

Ubuntu Make Now Lets Users Install the Unity 3D Editor in Ubuntu Linux

 softpedia: Ubuntu Make 15.09 is now available for download on all supported 64-bit Ubuntu OSes

How open film project Cosmos Laundromat made Blender better

 opensource.com: Cosmos Laundromat (or Project Gooseberry for those of us who have been following its production from the start) isn't just a 10-minute short film.

How to speed up apache with mod_pagespeed and Memcached on Ubuntu 15.04

 HowToForge: This tutorial shows how to improve the page load times of your website by using the Google mod_pagespeed module for Apache in conjunction with the fast in-memory cache Memcached.

Mozilla's mobile misstep puts the Web at risk

InfoWorld: Mozilla's mission is at risk. That, in turn, could put the entire Web at risk.

Using tshark to Watch and Inspect Network Traffic

LinuxJournal: What you may not know is that there exists a console version of Wireshark called tshark.

x86 Systems Will See Some Boot Time Optimizations With Linux 4.3

Phoronix: Ingo Molnar sent in his several Git pull requests today for the code he maintains within the Linux kernel.

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