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Aaron Toponce: Libvirt, Tyan Motherboards, and UUID

I recently built two servers that I plan on using for a sandbox with various technologies (Infiniband, ZFS, RDMA, GlusterFS, Btrfs, Ceph, LXC, KVM, etc, etc, etc). So, getting everything installed and running, I ran into a rather interesting bug.
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The Heartbleed Bug

The Heartbleed Bug | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
So for those of you who haven't heard: The Heartbleed Bug is a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. This weakness allows stealing the information protected, under normal conditions, by the SSL/TLS encryption used to secure the Internet. — http://heartbleed.com/ Probably the most frightening aspect of this is that the latest version of OpenSSL in the Ubuntu archives is 1.0.1f (and this is for Trusty - older releases have even older versions). ...
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Canonical Shuts Down Cloud Storage Service Ubuntu One | TechCrunch

Canonical Shuts Down Cloud Storage Service Ubuntu One | TechCrunch | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Ubuntu creator Canonical just announced that it is shutting down its cloud storage service called Ubuntu One. Among the reasons cited, increased..
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Canonical closes down Ubuntu One cloud file services | ZDNet

Canonical closes down Ubuntu One cloud file services | ZDNet | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Recognizing that it can't keep up with the Dropboxes of the cloud storage world, Canonical elects to shut down its Ubuntu One file service.
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Shuttleworth sorry for 'Open source Tea Party' jibe

Shuttleworth sorry for 'Open source Tea Party' jibe | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Ubuntu Daddy also apologises for 'new guy' inciting 'torches and pitchforks' with legal letter
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Mark Shuttleworth » Blog Archive » Quantal, raring, saucy…

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What's coming in Ubuntu 14.04: Trusty Tahr | ZDNet

What's coming in Ubuntu 14.04: Trusty Tahr | ZDNet | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Ubuntu 13.10 has just arrived, but Ubuntu Linux founder Mark Shuttleworth is already looking forward to the next version: Ubuntu 14.04: Trusty Tahr.
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Wayland vs. Mir: Intel, Ubuntu 13.10 Display Server Debate Surface | Ubuntu content from The VAR Guy

Wayland vs. Mir: Intel, Ubuntu 13.10 Display Server Debate Surface | Ubuntu content from The VAR Guy | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
When Ubuntu 13.10 arrives with Mir display server support, it sounds like Intel (INTC) will reject the offering amid the chip giant's own Wayland focus. Here's the upshot for Ubuntu partners and customers.
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Lubuntu, Kubuntu Won't Ship With Mir in 13.10 - OMG! Ubuntu!

Lubuntu, Kubuntu Won't Ship With Mir in 13.10 - OMG! Ubuntu! | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
The KDE-based spin Kubuntu, as well as the lightweight distro Lubuntu, have both announced they have no plans to adopt Mir for their future releases.
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Ubuntu's X Window replacement “Mir” coming in next OS version - Ars Technica

Ubuntu's X Window replacement “Mir” coming in next OS version - Ars Technica | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Ars Technica Ubuntu's X Window replacement “Mir” coming in next OS version Ars Technica Mir, Ubuntu's in-progress replacement for the X Window System, is being used internally at Ubuntu developer Canonical and will be available to all users in the...
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KDE 4.10.5 Officially Released, Fixes over 30 Bugs

KDE 4.10.5 Officially Released, Fixes over 30 Bugs | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
KDE 4.10.5 Officially Released, Fixes over 30 Bugs (KDE 4.10.5 telah di rilis - http://t.co/hPRVUFmO9g #kde)
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Obamacare will share personal health info with federal, state agencies | WashingtonExaminer.com

Obamacare will share personal health info with federal, state agencies | WashingtonExaminer.com | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
A new rule issued late Friday requires state, federal and local agencies as well as health insurers to swap the protected personal health information of anybody seeking to join the new health care program that will be enforced by the Internal...
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[Phoronix] Mir Still Causing Concerns By Ubuntu Derivatives

Phoronix is the leading technology website for Linux hardware reviews, open-source news, Linux benchmarks, open-source benchmarks, distribution screenshots, interviews, and computer hardware tests.
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David Mandala: Left Canonical

After almost 6 years the time has come to move on. I’m no longer with Canonical. New things on the horizon. I still plan on participating in Linux especially ARM Linux and also still being a part of Ubuntu Linux Community too.
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The Heartbleed Bug · 2buntu

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Ubuntu One's shocking shutdown bodes well for Canonical

Ubuntu One's shocking shutdown bodes well for Canonical | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Canonical has announced it will shut down Ubuntu One's file services. Plus: Amazon launches Fire TV, and a full review of Wine 1.7.15.
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Canonical Blog

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Shutting down Ubuntu One file services
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Canonical “abused trademark law” to target a site critical of Ubuntu privacy

Canonical “abused trademark law” to target a site critical of Ubuntu privacy | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
"Fix Ubuntu" site accused of trademark violation, asked to change domain name.
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French police move from Windows to Ubuntu Linux | ZDNet

French police move from Windows to Ubuntu Linux  | ZDNet | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
The big reason the French Gendarmerie made the Linux move? It saved them 40 percent in total cost of ownership over Windows.
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KDE Connect in Kubuntu | blogs.kde.org

KDE Connect in Kubuntu | blogs.kde.org | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
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Install Nessus On Ubuntu | Security | Unixmen

Install Nessus On Ubuntu | Security | Unixmen | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Scanning and identifying vulnerabilities on our Linux machine is the most important step in our way to protect and secure our private data. In this article
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Configuring Vsftpd in Ubuntu

Configuring Vsftpd in Ubuntu | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Actually the idea of this post comes from My friend kulbir saini .But his post much implied configuring on fedora.so thought of to make lyf easier 4 Ubuntu users...To start off with Vsftpd stands f...
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Verizon becomes potential launch partner for Ubuntu phone

Verizon becomes potential launch partner for Ubuntu phone | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Ubuntu is slowly making its way toward consumers' smartphones, and it looks like Verizon has taken an interest. The telecom giant has become a member of the Ubuntu Carrier Advisory Group, a number...
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Ubuntu to default to Mir stack in 13.10, Kubuntu will not follow | Matias Vangsnes

Ubuntu to default to Mir stack in 13.10, Kubuntu will not follow | Matias Vangsnes | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Ubuntu to default to Mir stack in 13.10, Kubuntu will not follow http://t.co/M5frEGrEvg #Linux #Ubuntu
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China asks U.S. to explain Internet surveillance

China asks U.S. to explain Internet surveillance | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
BEIJING (Reuters) - China made its first substantive comments on Monday to reports of U.S.
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Aurélien Gâteau: KDE at Solutions Linux 2013

Aurélien Gâteau: KDE at Solutions Linux 2013 | txwikinger-ubuntu | Scoop.it
Last week was the 2013 edition of Solutions Linux, a yearly French exhibition about Linux and free software. This exhibitions features both professional and associative booths, with all the fun usually happening in the associative booths.
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