The demand for specialized professionals in open source grows

Like every year, The Linux Foundation has presented its Open Source Technology Jobs Report, a report about the demand of professionals specialized in open source technologies that the organization after the development of the Linux kernel – also of many other free software projects – elaborates annually in collaboration with…

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Privilege escalation in Linux using LD_PRELOAD

Shared libraries in Linux / Unix usually have the prefix lib and extension .so. The programs `ld.so` and` ld-linux.so * `find and load the shared objects (shared libraries) that a program needs, prepare the program to execute it and then execute it. `LD_PRELOAD` is the environment variable that lists the…

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Privilege escalation in Linux using LD_PRELOAD

Shared libraries in Linux / Unix usually have the prefix lib and extension .so. The programs `ld.so` and` ld-linux.so * `find and load the shared objects (shared libraries) that a program needs, prepare the program to execute it and then execute it. `LD_PRELOAD` is the environment variable that lists the…

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Notepad ++ comes to Linux via Snap

We talked to you this morning about the state of Flatpak and Snap in the main distributions and now we talk about how, via Snap, an application is approaching by which surely many of the programmers who made the leap from Windows to Linux came to sigh at some point:…

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Brief history of the rivalry between Gnome and KDE

First of all I want to make it very clear that the intention of this article is not for anyone to break their faces. We do not do it with issues as important and sublime as the economic crisis and corruption, which is the daily bread unfortunately, because we will…

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Kakoune, a good code editor as an alternative to Vim

In the next article we are going to take a look at Kakoune. This is a free code editor, open source, powerful, interactive, fast, programmable and very customizable with a client / server architecture. It runs on Gnu / Linux, FreeBSD, MacOS and Cygwin systems. It is a Vim type…

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Is free software a way of life?

We are going to comment today, free software as a way of understanding life beyond viewing it as a simple way to license software, well how to say it … “Free software is a matter of principle”.

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Is free software a way of life?

We are going to comment today, free software as a way of understanding life beyond viewing it as a simple way to license software, well how to say it … “Free software is a matter of principle”.

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Visual Studio Code

In recent times, probably the last year or two last years, Sublime Text has become my default code editor. The truth is that I am very comfortable with him, both for the performance of the application, and for the ecosystem of complements associated with it. However, recently, I’ve tried Visual…

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You-Get, download multimedia content using the terminal

In the next article we are going to take a look at You-Get. It is a CLI program written in Python. It will allow us to download images, audio and videos from some popular websites such as Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo and much more. Currently it has about 80 compatible…

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