MacMusic  |  PcMusic  |  440 Software  |  440 Forums  |  440TV  |  Zicos
samba
Search

PC / Tech. > LWN.net

Monday May 29, 2017. 04:06 PM
Linus has released the 4.12-rc3 kernel prepatch. 'Hey, things continue to look good, and rc3 isn't even very big. I'm hoping there's not another shoe about to drop, but so far this really feels like a nice calm release cycle, despite the size of the merge window.'
    0
Friday May 26, 2017. 11:01 PM
The 3.1.0 release of the Mailman mailing list manager is out. 'Two years after the original release of Mailman 3.0, this version contains a huge number of improvements across the entire stack. Many bugs have been fixed and new features added in the Core, Postorius (web u/i), ...
    0
On his blog, Siddhesh Poyarekar looks at tunables in the GNU C library (glibc). The idea for centralizing the handling of tunable parameters in the library started back 2013, but was added to glibc in version 2.25 that was released in February. 'Tunables is an internal...
    0
This article is a tour of some of the newest features in the gnuplot plotting utility. Some of these features are already present in the 5.0 release, and some are planned for the next official release, which will be gnuplot 5.2. Highlights in the upcoming release include...
    0
Security updates have been issued by CentOS (kernel), Debian (graphicsmagick, imagemagick, kde4libs, and puppet), Fedora (FlightCrew, kernel, libvncserver, and wordpress), Gentoo (adobe-flash, smb4k, teeworlds, and xen), Mageia (kernel, kernel-linus, kernel-tmb, and...
    0
The Free Software Foundation's blog is carrying an interview with AJ Jordon, who runs the gplenforced.org site to support GPL enforcement efforts and to help other projects indicate their support. 'gplenforced.org is a small site I made that has exactly two purposes: host a...
    0
Thursday May 25, 2017. 10:35 PM
Alpine Linux 3.6.0 has been released. Alpine is an independent, minimalist distribution that is built around musl libc and busybox to keep it small and resource efficient. This version adds support for 64-bit little-endian POWER machines (ppc64le) and 64-bit IBM z Systems...
    0
The Devuan project set out to create a systemd-less Debian, and now Devuan Jessie 1.0.0 Stable has been released. 'There have been no significant bug reports since Devuan Jessie RC2 was announced only three weeks ago and the list of release critical bugs is now empty. So...
    0
Greg Kroah-Hartman has announced the release of the 4.11.3, 4.9.30, 4.4.70, and 3.18.55 stable kernels. They contain a rather large set of patches all over the tree and users should upgrade.
    1
Security updates have been issued by CentOS (samba and samba4), Mageia (samba), openSUSE (bash and samba), Oracle (samba and samba4), Slackware (samba), SUSE (ghostscript and java-1_7_0-openjdk), and Ubuntu (firefox and samba).
    0
The LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 25, 2017 is available.
    2
Wednesday May 24, 2017. 10:37 PM
At the 2016 Python Language Summit, Larry Hastings introduced Gilectomy, his project to remove the global interpreter lock (GIL) from CPython. The GIL serializes access to the Python interpreter, so it severely limits the performance of multi-threaded Python programs. At the ...
    0
In a brief session at the 2017 Python Language Summit, Maciej Szulik gave an update on the state and plans for bugs.python.org (bpo). It is the Roundup-based bug tracker for Python; moving to GitHub has not changed that. He described the work that two Google Summer of Code...
    0
As part of a discussion in 2014 about where to host some of the Python repositories, Brett Cannon was delegated the task of determining where they should end up. In early 2016, he decided that Python's code and other repositories (e.g. PEPs) should land at GitHub; at last...
    0
The Samba Team has issued an advisory regarding CVE-2017-7494: 'All versions of Samba from 3.5.0 onwards are vulnerable to a remote code execution vulnerability, allowing a malicious client to upload a shared library to a writable share, and then cause the server to load and ...
    1
Your operating system generates a lot of run-time data and statistics that are useful for monitoring system security and performance. How you get this information depends on the operating system you're running. It could be a from report in a fancy GUI, or obtained via a...
    0
Check Point has issued an advisory that a number of video-player applications can be compromised via specially crafted subtitles. 'By crafting malicious subtitle files, which are then downloaded by a victim’s media player, attackers can take complete control over any type...
    0
Ned Deily, release manager for the Python 3.6 and 3.7 series, opened up the 2017 edition of the Python Language Summit with a look at the release process and where things stand. It was an 'abbreviated update' to his talk at last year's summit, he said. He looked to the...
    1
Security updates have been issued by CentOS (libtirpc and rpcbind), Debian (libtasn1-3, libtasn1-6, and samba), Fedora (FlightGear, openvpn, and python-fedora), openSUSE (libtirpc and libxslt), Oracle (libtirpc and rpcbind), Red Hat (samba, samba3x, and samba4), Scientific...
    0
The kernel has, over the years, gained comprehensive support for containers; that, in turn, has helped to drive the rapid growth of a number of containerization systems. Interestingly, though, the kernel itself has no concept of what a container is; it just provides a number ...
    0
News copyright owned by their original publishers | Copyright © 2004 - 2017 Zicos / 440Network
Current Date
May, Mon 29 - 17:26 CEST