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[$] PHP Debugging using Xdebug

While PHP does not come with built-in debugging or profiling, an open-source project has existed almost as long as PHP to provide that functionality: Xdebug. Created and maintained by PHP core developer Derick Rethans, it offers remote debugging…

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Ubuntu Blog: Optimised authentication methods for Ubuntu Desktop

Still counting on passwords to protect your workstation? When set up properly, alternatives to passwords provide a streamlined user experience while significantly improving security. These alternative authentication methods can also easily be combined …

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Security updates for Friday

Security updates have been issued by Debian (squid3), Fedora (lilypond and python3), openSUSE (xen), SUSE (libreoffice, libvirt, webkit2gtk3, xen, and xerces-c), and Ubuntu (apache2).

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Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!

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The Fridge: Ubuntu 16.04.7 LTS released

The Ubuntu team announces the release of Ubuntu 16.04.7 LTS (Long-Term Support) for its Desktop and Server products, and the Ubuntu Kylin flavor.

Similar to the 16.04.6 point release, 16.04.7 is a security-targeted release for the purpose of providi…

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The Fridge: Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS released

The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce the release of Ubuntu 18.04.5 LTS (Long-Term Support) for its Desktop, Server, and Cloud products, as well as other flavours of Ubuntu with long-term support.

Like previous LTS series, 18.04.5 includes hardware…

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Jonathan Carter: bashtop, now in buster-backports

Recently, I discovered bashtop, yet another fancy top-like utility that’s mostly written in bash (it uses some python3-psutil and shells out to other common system utilities). I like its use of high-colour graphics and despite being written in bash, i…

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Ubuntu Blog: OpenStack Charms 20.08 – TrilioVault, Arista and more

Canonical is proud to announce the availability of OpenStack Charms 20.08. This new release introduces a range of exciting features and several improvements which enhance Charmed OpenStack.
TrilioVault backup and recovery
One of the biggest enhancement…

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Podcast Ubuntu Portugal: Ep 103 – Pote Coiote

Essas férias? Nós cá continuamos, mais uma rodada que começou menos inspirada que o habitual, mas que depois se revelou que efectivamente era menos inspirada que o habitual. Ainda assim, foi um bonito episódio.
Já sabem: oiçam, subscrevam e partilhem!

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Lubuntu Blog: Lubuntu 18.04.5 Released!

Thanks to all the hard work from our contributors, we are pleased to announce that Lubuntu 18.04.5 LTS has been released! What is Lubuntu? Lubuntu is an official Ubuntu flavor which uses the Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment (LXDE). The project’s goa…

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