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  • Security updates for Wednesday [LWN.net]

    Security updates have been issued by Debian (python-pysaml2), Mageia (clamav, graphicsmagick, opencontainers-runc, squid, and xmlsec1), Oracle...

  • [$] A look at "BPF Performance Tools"

    BPF has exploded within the Linux world over the last few years, growing from its networking...

  • Manjaro 19.0 released [LWN.net]

    Version 19 of the Arch-based Manjaro distribution is out. "The Xfce edition remains our flagship offering...

  • FSF to launch code hosting [LWN.net]

    The Free Software Foundation has announced that it is planning to launch a public code hosting...

  • Security updates for Tuesday [LWN.net]

    Security updates have been issued by Debian (curl and otrs2), Fedora (NetworkManager-ssh and python-psutil), Mageia (ipmitool,...

  • [$] watch_mount(), watch_sb(), and fsinfo() (again)

    Filesystems, by design, hide a lot of complexity from users. At times, though, those users need...

  • Kernel prepatch 5.6-rc3 [LWN.net]

    The 5.6-rc3 kernel prepatch is out for testing. Linus says: "Fairly normal rc3 as far as...

  • Stable kernel updates [LWN.net]

    Stable kernels 5.5.6, 5.4.22, and 4.19.106 have been released. They all have a large set of...

  • Security updates for Monday [LWN.net]

    Security updates have been issued by Debian (libpam-radius-auth, pillow, ppp, proftpd-dfsg, and python-pysaml2), Fedora (firefox, glib2,...

  • [$] CAP_PERFMON — and new capabilities in general

    The perf_event_open() system call is a complicated beast, requiring a fair amount of study to master....

  • Security updates for Friday [LWN.net]

    Security updates have been issued by CentOS (openjpeg2), Debian (cloud-init, jackson-databind, and python-reportlab), Red Hat (ksh,...

  • [$] Memory-management optimization with DAMON

    To a great extent, memory management is based on making predictions: which pages of memory will...

  • Security updates for Thursday [LWN.net]

    Security updates have been issued by Debian (netty and netty-3.9), Fedora (ceph, dovecot, poppler, and webkit2gtk3),...

  • [$] LWN.net Weekly Edition for February 20, 2020

    The LWN.net Weekly Edition for February 20, 2020 is available.

  • Stable kernel updates [LWN.net]

    Stable kernels 5.5.5, 5.4.21, and 4.19.105 have been released, with the usual set of important fixes.

  • [$] Debian discusses how to handle 2038

    At this point, most of the kernel work to avoid the year-2038 apocalypse has been completed....

  • The Linux Foundation and Harvard’s Lab for Innovation Science release census for open-source software security [LWN.net]

    The Linux Foundation's Core Infrastructure Initiative and Harvard University's Lab for Innovation Science have teamed up...

  • Security updates for Wednesday [LWN.net]

    Security updates have been issued by CentOS (firefox, java-1.7.0-openjdk, ksh, and sudo), Debian (php7.0 and python-django),...