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FWTS v16.08.01 released

Alex Hung of Canonical announced v16.08.01 of FWTS, the FirmWare Test Suite.

There are a few new ACPI tests in this release:

  * acpi: nfit: add ACPI NFIT test… 64 more words

Using pdftk in Ubuntu

PDFTK is a command line program to perform certain PDF document manipulation, such as setting background, concatenation, page extraction, filling of forms etc.

This is free software. 104 more words

Six Month Training

windows 10 "free upgrade" is over

Bummer. We had a year to upgrade from Windows 7/8 to the latest Windows 10 for free and we missed it. It’s not because we’re lazy. 633 more words


It's Getting Harder to Love Linux


I used to be an operating system specialist. I’m not any more. I want to use a computer as a tool to get something done, like most people do. 314 more words

Information Systems

FWTS 16.07.00 released

Ivan Hu of Canonical announced the release of FirmWare Test Suite 16.07.00:

New Features:
   * acpi: method: add _FIT test
   * acpi: pcct: add ACPI PCCT test… 268 more words

What is and Why Micro-Segmentation for multi-tenant big software?

Working with enterprises particularly those in health, financial services and government sectors who are required to be serious about security and who need to meet regulatory compliance requirements,  micro-segmentation has emerged as a hot security topic. 859 more words


2 Million Users Exposed in Ubuntu Forum Breach

A data breach of Ubuntu forum database has exposed two million usernames, email addresses and IPs to hackers. The hack was confirmed by Ubuntu Linux developer, Canonical. 123 more words