Linux is a family of Unix-like operating systems based on the Linux kernel, including one or another set of GNU project utilities and programs, and possibly other components. Like the Linux kernel, systems based on it are generally built and distributed according to the free and open source software development model. Linux systems are mainly distributed free of charge in the form of various distributions – in a form ready for installation and convenient for maintenance and updates – and having their own set of system and application components, both free and proprietary.
Matt Hicks is the new CEO of Red Hat, Pail Cormier led the open source company for just two years.
IBM launches new entry-level and mid-range models of the Power10 generation – with a significant
Element’s new product Chatterbox brings end-to-end encryption to website-embedded communications.
The systemd inventor Lennart Poettering is leaving the Linux distributor Red Hat and will probably switch
Element users will now be able to use fixed video rooms during their work breaks. This makes it possible
After around six years of development, Unity is now available in a new, stable version 7.6.
Oracle has released version 9 of its Enterprise Linux. Its Unbreakable Linux Kernel 7 promises, among
Attackers could possibly execute their own code on vulnerable servers with OpenSSL. Updated software
A port called Ladybird brings the SerenityOS browser engine to Linux systems for the first time.
A number of other services can be managed with the new firewalld 1.2. Linux firewalls can be administered
Electronic identity card apps are fat prey for identity theft, warn civil rights activists.
The Technical Oversight Committee of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) promotes the distributed
Version 2.0 of the Delta Lake project is completely open source. This was announced by the development
After starting Copilot, the Software Freedom Conservancy calls for leaving GitHub – open source projects
Swan, software that implements the IKE protocol for setting up VPNs via IPsec, is going to a new rights holder.
Schleswig-Holstein was the only federal state that wanted to switch completely to free software.
Version 22.6 of the Linux distribution EndeavorOS mainly brings updated packages. There are small improvements
The first Vim major release since 2016 has been released. The new syntax enables fast script processing