Month: December 2021

Looking back on 2021 and ahead to an amazing new year

[This message comes directly from the desk of Matthew Miller, the Fedora Project Leader. — Ed.] We’ve made it to the end of 2021, and I’m filled with so many emotions. On the one hand, I’m extremely proud of the...

/ December 31, 2021

Run Distrobox on Fedora Linux

Distrobox is a tool that allows you to create and manage container-based development environments without root privileges. Distrobox can use either podman or docker to create containers using the Linux distribution of your choice. The created container will be tightly...

/ December 29, 2021

How to publish your content using GitHub Pages and Jekyll

In this article, we are going to see how to use GitHub Pages and Jekyll to create a static web site or blog on Fedora. Whether you are a developer, administrator, or technical writer you can use GitHub pages and...

/ December 24, 2021

An introduction to Fedora Flatpaks

Flatpak is a distribution agnostic universal package manager leveraging bubblewrap to separate applications from the system, and OSTree to manage applications. There are multiple Flatpak repositories (remotes in Flatpak terminology), such as Flathub (the de-facto standard), GNOME Nightly, KDE and...

/ December 22, 2021

PFH acquires Dublin cloud consultancy TerraAlto to create 100 Irish jobs

Fin is an editor at TechForge Media and University of Bristol graduate. He wields an impressive knowledge of the latest technologies and has interviewed leading industry figures from companies like CBS, Rakuten, and Spotify. You can follow his Twitter @FinStrathern...

/ December 20, 2021

4 cool new projects to try in COPR for December 2021

Copr is a build system for anyone in the Fedora community. It hosts thousands of projects for various purposes and audiences. Some of them should never be installed by anyone, some are already being transitioned to the official Fedora Linux repositories,...

/ December 20, 2021

Migrating to Fedora 35

Over the past couple of years, interest in Linux on the desktop has slowly increased. While running any Linux distribution on a personal computer is still uncommon, an increasing amount of people have heard of it. Thus, it would be...

/ December 17, 2021

Microsoft named a Leader in 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud DBMS Platforms

We are pleased to share that Microsoft is named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud Database Management Systems.1 This placement reflects our completeness of vision and ability to execute, and we feel is a testament to...

/ December 16, 2021