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Philip Haas
Last weekend, DebCamp, which is the pre-event of the largest Debian conference worldwide - DebConf , started. This years DebConf will take place in Taiwan from July 29 th to August 05 th . After we already took part in this years MiniDebConf in Hamburg, we are now also going to visit Taiwan to...
Philip Haas
Open Source Summit Europe 2017 took place from October 23rd to October 26th at the Hilton Hotel Prague. It was the first Open Source Summit in Europe since LinuxCon, CloudOpen and ContainerConf were merged to form this joint event. The number of visitors alone, with about 4000 people, was...
Philip Haas
Once more we are happy to announce that credativ is sponsoring FrOSCon (Free and Open Source Software Conference) again this year. The FrOSCon is a yearly Open Source Software and Linux event that takes place in Sankt Augustin, Germany. Organizers are the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, who are also providing the venue for this event, and LUUSA (Linux Unix Usergroup Sankt Augustin).
Philip Haas
Debian 9 “Stretch” , the latest version of Debian, is about to be released and after a full-freeze on February 5 th everyone is trying its best to fix the last bugs that are left. Upon entering the final phase of development in February the test version was “frozen” so that no more packages could...
Melissa Ames
We are pleased to now announce the Debian images for Microsoft Azure are complete and ready to access! The free Debian Linux distribution is now available as a supported Distribution in the Azure MarketPlace . In collaboration with Microsoft, credativ will also take care of the other Debian images...
Melissa Ames
The latest version of Linux Kernel has been released and is ready for download. The prediction was that many of the updates would see minor changes, however, it turns out the fifth edition is the most reliable yet. The most prominent changes to the nucleus of the GNU/Linux operating system are the...
Irenie White
Written by Alexander Wirt, credativ GmbH Tranlsated by Irenie White, credativ UK In this post we describe how to integrate Icinga2 with Graphite and Grafana on Debian stable (jessie). What is Graphite? Graphite stores performance data on a configurable period. Via a defined interface, services can...
Tom Pickering
The end of last month saw the first stable release of CoreOS; a contemporary Linux operating system geared towards efficient distributed computation. The design focuses on high availability and responsiveness of machine clusters in order to deliver a high-performance interface to an optimised cloud...
Damian Lukowski
Mail administrators which use spamassassin and its Bayesian filter need to train the classifier on a regular basis. Spamassassin's sa-learn utility needs to process full RFC-822 emails including mail headers and the the mail body. The following howto describes a method of how full emails can be...
Joseph Conway
Getting Spotify to work nicely on Linux Note: the Linux Spotify client will only work with a premium Spotify account . I spoke at the NYC PostgreSQL Users' Group meeting in December, and while there someone mentioned that Spotify is a great music service (and that they are using PostgreSQL!). So I...