Samba, which has been bringing Windows-compatible file sharing to Linux servers, Mac servers, and desktops for years, takes another step forward.
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The parent company of the best Linux distro around now offers their free Ubuntu One Files service for your iPhone.
Over the years I have not really paid much attention to verifying downloads for the GNU/Linux installation discs when I download them. I used to just download the ISO files, burn them, and sometimes I would use the self-verifying media check that Red Hat does at the very beginning of the installation process.
Microsoft has contributed source code under the GPLv3 to Samba, the file server software that enables Linux servers to share files with Windows PCs. No, I'm not making this up.
Normally, reading a company's annual report is an exercise in sheer boredom. But this year Microsoft's lawyers allowed some actual competitive insight to sneak into the 10-K reports it files with the SEC. Linux has been neutralized, and Apple is first on the list of archrivals.
Starting today, Linux users will be able to take advantage of the government's AUSkey authentication software after months of waiting.
The update, available for Windows, Solaris and Linux, addresses issues that could be remotely exploitable without authentication.
Just like Windows and Linux, the Cisco IOS has its own list of commands to manipulate files, and it’s critical for Cisco network administrators to be very familiar with them. In this video, Bill Detwiler goes over some basic Cisco file commands and show you how they can help you keep your network running smoothly.
Hackers can create malicious podcasts to hijack usernames and passwords from Apple's iTunes software.According to a warning from Apple, a "design issue" in the iTunes podcast feature can be abused via rigged audio files to cause an authentication dialog to be presented to the user.
Veeam's recovery software for VMware virtual machines now lets users recover individual Linux files from image backups
Moonlight isn't a Silverlight competitor. It's a companion program. If you have a Linux machine, it will let you run Silverlight files. Maybe. Someday. Sort of. Why don't you just get a Windows box?
The developer of Linux mobile phones has open sourced the casing of its handset, releasing the CAD files so users can create their own versions to fit the OpenMoko electronics.
The developer of Linux mobile phones has open-sourced the casing of its handset, releasing the CAD files so users can create their own versions to fit the OpenMoko electronics
Linux is GNU/Linux regardless of who's name hangs on the ISO and where they choose to put various files. That's why packages like Perl and Apache are easily ported across distributions, but require revision with each new kernel release.
Developed in Google's Beijing engineering office, Google Desktop for Linux is ready for prime time. This software is finally available on all major operating systems (Windows, Mac and Linux) -- providing quick access to files on your computer through the desktop search utility.
Firefox and Internet Explorer users beware: There are serious, unpatched flaws in both browsers that could allow the manipulation of authentication cookies and the hijacking of files from your Windows machine.
Will release open-source software that lets Windows video and audio format files play on a Linux computer.
Corsin Camichel has stumbled across a page hosted on Google's server (the page has now been removed) that gives life to a service that has been in the rumor mill since my very first blog post last September. The screenshot provided appears to suggest GDrive works with Windows, Mac and Linux allowing users to store files remotely so they can be accessed from anywhere.
Windows Vista UAP attempts to wean Windows users away from running their computers as a system administrator by asking them to elevate their permissions for system level operations. Mac OS X and Linux do the same thing by asking for administrative rights when needed so why is UAP getting a bum rap? The truth is that UAP actually goes further than any other operating system by protecting your user files as well and not just the system files.
If you could convert your old Word files to, say, OpenOffice, would that make your employer make the Linux switch?