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Devin McElheran

Devin McElheran
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IT professional by day and various hobbies by night.

10 Most Dangerous Linux Commands You Should Never Run

Short Bytes: The internet has long been inhabited by tricksters, no-good-doers, and what are now known colloquially as trolls. We've all seen the too...

Mattermost — The Open Source Slack Alternative You’ll Love

Short Bytes: Slack has exploded in popularity among a wide variety of teams for coordination and planning. It has especially become notable in infrastructure...

Top Apple Open Source Projects You Must Know

We're bringing back the Top Open Source Projects watch list, and if you have been counting, that makes this one number five. Today's industry player...

WinBtrfs Filesystem — Btrfs For The Other Side

Short Bytes: In a slight intermission in the Btrfs series, we're looking at WinBtrfs, a "from-scratch" implementation of the Linux brainchild filesystem, Btrfs. Windows...

Linux Filesystems Explained — EXT2/3/4, XFS, Btrfs, ZFS

Short Bytes: Linux is known for supporting the most filesystems out of all operating systems. There are many retro ones, there are the tried...

Open Source EOMA-68 Computer Is Here To Redefine Free Software And...

Short Bytes: Upgradable portable computers have been a bit of pipe dream for the last decade. While we do have some laptops that lend...

Exploring Apple File System (APFS) — The Successor To Near Twenty...

Short Bytes: Almost twenty years ago, in 1998, Apple released its HFS+, the evolution of the even older HFS. Designed to support larger files...

Btrfs — Getting Started With This Cutting Edge Linux Filesystem

Short Bytes: Btrfs is a cutting edge filesystem that offers many features like Copy-on-Write, snapshots, and RAID which we’ll be looking at in this...

FreeBSD 11 Alpha 1 — New Features Coming To This Open...

Short Bytes: FreeBSD foundation has announced the code freeze for the FreeBSD 11 release, marking the start of the Alpha 1 release. This release...

Kivy — A Cross-platform Python GUI Framework To Code Apps With...

Short Bytes: Have you ever wanted to create an app that can be used on PC, and OS X without the extra effort? What...