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It looks like we’re at the end, folks. If all goes according to a plan we’d rather not have, the November issue of Linux Journal was our last.

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Kyle Rankin

So Long, and Thanks for All the Bash

It was the summer of 2007 and I was at Linux World Expo in San Francisco. I had just finished updating the second edition of Knoppix Hacks and in addition to attending the conference I was there to promote it and my other books at the O'Reilly booth. Somehow I got word that Linux Journal was looking for new authors and was holding an event at a nearby bar later that day. more>>

Linux Journal November 2017

Arrogance, the Biggest Linux Security Problem

Linux is no longer an obscure platform avoided by those with malicious intent. more>>

Linux Journal October 2017

Bash and Cats

If someone asked me how the internet stays running, I'd probably say something like, "Bash scripts and cat photos." Because really, those two things pretty much encompass the h more>>

Linux Journal September 2017

Soup to Nuts

One of my favorite things about Linux is that it has become not only the platform of choice for many projects, but it also tends to inspire an entire ecosystem of open-sourc more>>

Write for Us!

Summer is slowly coming to an end, schools are going into session, and we're all gathering projects and topics to get us through the winter. If you have any interesting topics or projects you're working on, we'd love to hear about them. more>>

Linux Journal August 2017

The Wacky World of Linux

One of the nifty things about being a Linux user is how bizarre life can get. more>>

Linux Journal July 2017

Be the Change, Create the Future

One of my favorite all-time quotations is from Mahatma Gandhi. more>>

Linux Journal June 2017

The Care and Maintenance of Penguins

I love classic Volkswagen Beetles. In fact, I own more than one. more>>

Will Anything Make Linux Obsolete?

Remember blogging? Hell, remember magazine publishing? Shouldn't be hard. You're reading some now.

Both are still around, but they're obsolete—at least relatively. Two cases in point: my blog and Linux Journal. more>>

Linux Journal May 2017

Doing Big Things

I bought a book a few years back titled, Installing Linux on a Dead Badger by Lucy Snyder. When I see that book on my bookshelf, it still makes me chuckle. more>>

Linux Journal April 2017

If There Was a Problem? Yo, I'll Solve It...

I'm not sure what problem Vanilla Ice solved with his DJ's sick hook, but thankfully in the Linux world, we solve problems all the time. more>>

Linux Journal March 2017

It's a Bird! It's a Plane! Nope, It's My Server!

Like most fancy tech terms, "Cloud Computing" has lost its newness, and it's now just a commodity we purchase. more>>

Linux Journal February 2017

Everything Is Data, Data Is Everything

It doesn't take more than a glance at the current headlines to see data security is a vital part of almost everything we do. more>>

Linux Journal January 2017

Insecure about Being Unsecure

There have been epic battles over whether "insecure" or "unsecure" should be used when referring to computer security. more>>

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