lunes, 10 de marzo de 2014

This Week's Original Content From The Linux Foundation

This Week's Original Content From The Linux Foundation

IBM's Mike Day: KVM More Visible Through Collaboration
By Libby Clark    
In this Q&A Mike Day, distinguished engineer and chief virtualization architect at IBM, discusses the progress of KVM and the open source cloud.
An Introduction to the AWS Command Line Tool Part 2
By Rene Cunningham    

In Part 1 of this series, I introduced awscli, a powerful command line interface which can be used to manage AWS services. I’d like to continue digging deeper into awscli by provisioning a Volume with Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS) and creating an Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) MySQL instance.
SUSE Labs Director Talks Live Kernel Patching with kGraft
By Libby Clark    

In this Q&A Vojtech Pavlik, Director of SUSE Labs, goes into more detail on their live kernel patching project; how the kGraft patch integrates with the Linux kernel; how it compares with other live-patching solutions; how developers will be able to use the upcoming release; and the project's interaction with the kernel community for upstream acceptance.
What is the GnuTLS Bug and How to Protect Your Linux System From It
By Konstantin Ryabitsev  
A popular free software library, GnuTLS, failed to correctly validate some X.509 certificates in a way that is very reminiscent of the bug that recently affected Apple. Here's what it is and how to apply a security patch to your Linux system.
As usual, Mobile World Congress was packed with cool new SoCs, most of which are destined for Android phones and tablets. Some will see wider usage in the broader world of embedded Linux and Android devices.

Five Funny Little Linux Network Testers and Monitors
By Carla Schroder

In this roundup of Linux network testing utilities we use Bandwidthd, Speedometer, Nethogs, Darkstat, and iperf to track bandwidth usage, speed, find network hogs, and test performance.

How to Install the LTSI-3.10 Kernel on Raspberry Pi and MinnowBoard
By Hisashi Hashimoto 

I have installed the new official LTSI-3.10 release on Raspberry Pi and MinnowBoard. The following describes the installation steps.

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Linux Video of the Week: Yocto Project Saves Embedded Linux Devs from Frankenstein OS
By Libby Clark   

Hacking together custom embedded operating systems from scratch is akin to building Frankenstein out of code. 

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