It seems that Librem 5 developers will now get sufficient time to ship their phone with GNOME 3.32. In a blog post, the project urged the app developers to “use libhandy 0.0.4 and up, use GTK+ 3.24.1 and up and target GNOME 3.32!”
Source: Linux Smartphone Librem 5 Will Ship With GNOME 3.32
In a move that protects Linux and supports developers, Microsoft announces plans to join the the Open Invention Network.
Source: Microsoft Open Sources 60,000 Patents to End Linux Patent Wars
If you’re a Linux systems administrator, one of the first tools you will turn to for troubleshooting are log files. These files hold crucial information that can go a long way to help you solve problems affecting your desktops and servers. For many sysadmins (especially those of an old-school sort), nothing beats the command line for checking log files. But for those who’d rather have a more efficient (and possibly modern) approach to troubleshooting, there are plenty of options.
Source: Open Source Logging Tools for Linux | Linux.com | The source for Linux information
Go grab it — the official Ubuntu 18.10 beta release is now available to download. Developers, bug battlers, and enthusiastic fans alike are invited to
Source: Ubuntu 18.10 Beta is Now Available to Download – OMG! Ubuntu!
Fedora 29 Beta is available for download now and brings changes like modularity and GNOME 3.30.
Source: Fedora 29 beta brings Modularity, GNOME 3.30 support and other changes | Packt Hub
We are excited to announce the release of pfSense® software version 2.4.4, now available for new installations and upgrades!
Source: pfSense 2.4.4-RELEASE now available
There are a number of Linux distros available for the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL), including Ubuntu, openSUSE Leap 42, Debian GNU/Linux, and Kali Linux.
Source: Windows 10 now has its own exclusive Linux distro — WLinux
Why don’t more desktop computer users use Linux? Well, software compatibility aside, there is fear of change and the unknown. For a user to switch from Windows, it must be a fairly simple affair. For years, just installing a Linux-based operating system was a daunting task. These days, it can be faster and easier than installing Windows 10 — depending on distro, of course.
Source: Ubuntu-based elementary OS 5.0 ‘Juno’ Beta 2 Linux distro now available