5 tiny Linux distros to try before you die

Resurrect an ancient machine, boot a broken system, or ensure a safe public computing session with these tiny Linux distros. By Seth Kenlon (Red Hat) There are plenty of Linux distributions out there to choose from when you’re deciding what to…

Canonical Releases “WLCS” Wayland Conformance Suite 1.0

While Ubuntu is not currently using Wayland by default with its GNOME Shell desktop and it doesn’t look like they will try again until Ubuntu 20.10, the option is still available and they continue working in the direction of a Wayland…

Ubuntu 19.10 Development Opens With Plans For GCC 9, Glibc 2.30

With Ubuntu 19.04 having sailed and looking in good shape by the bug counts, Ubuntu 19.10, the Eoan [EANIMAL] release, is proceeding and open for development.  Canonical’s Dimitri John Ledkov announced today that Ubuntu 19.10 “Eoan” is open for development. The tentative plans…

Tails 3.13 is released.

The Amnesic Incognito Live System (Tails) is a Debian-based live DVD/USB with the goal of providing complete Internet anonymity for the user. The product ships with several Internet applications, including web browser, IRC client, mail client and instant messenger, all…

AMD have launched an update to their open source Radeon GPU Analyzer, better Vulkan support

AMD are showing off a little here, with an update to the Radeon GPU Analyzer open source project and it sounds great. What is it? Radeon GPU Analyzer (RGA) is our offline compiler and integrated code analysis tool, supporting the…