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Compilation of Programming Languages Setup Guides on Ubuntu for Beginners

The Ubuntu Buzz has been covering several programming languages setup for years including C, C++, Java, Pascal, Rust, Qt, GTK and so on. This includes well known programmer text editors like Codeblocks, Eclipse, Geany, Qt Creator and so on.  Believe us, they are the kind of articles with so many of readers until today. This compilation collects all of them in one list below. We hope this will help you a lot especially when you start as student in Informatics major in the college. Happy hacking!


Raspberry Pi 5 Announced for End of October, Here Are the Specs

Raspberry Pi 5 is powered by a Broadcom BCM2712 2.4GHz Quad-Core 64-bit ARM Cortex-A76 CPU with 512KB per-core L2 caches and a 2MB shared L3 cache, and a VideoCore VII GPU capable of supporting OpenGL ES 3.1 and Vulkan 1.2 graphics technologies. The device also comes with dual 4Kp60 HDMI display output and a 4Kp60 HEVC decoder.

Slackware-Based Porteus Linux 5.01 Released with Linux Kernel 6.5

Based on the Slackware 15.0 repositories from Slackware-15.0-patches as of September 21st, 2023, Porteus 5.01 received a major kernel bump compared to Porteus 5.0, which was powered by Linux kernel 5.18, namely the latest and greatest Linux 6.5 kernel. This will provide users who want to install Porteus on newer devices with better hardware support.


New ARIES Embedded Products Built on Renesas RZ/G2L Microprocessors

According to the product announcement, the “MRZG2LS SoM integrates the single/dual Cortex-A55/Cortex-M33, while the MRZV2LS is equipped with a Cortex-A55 (1.2GHz) CPU and built-in AI accelerator ‘DRP-AI’ for vision applications”.   

Sipeed introduces Tang Mega 138K Pro Dock

The new core board from Sipeed integrates the following FPGA model from GOWIN Semiconductor, offering a comprehensive set of features:

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Endless ♥ GNOME at GUADEC 2023
Our support of GUADEC and GNOME is more than just a sponsorship, though; we showed up and participated all week to present and plan for our continued contributions to GNOME
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Danielle Foré informs 9to5Linux today about the release and general availability of elementary OS 7.1 as the first major update to the Ubuntu-based distribution since elementary OS 7.0 “Horus”.
Proprietary Stuff and FUD Against GNU/Linux
Proprietary nonsense again
Microsoft Teams
Don't promote Microsoft to people. You're not helping them
Today in Techrights
2 days' worth
Linux Foundation, OSI, and More
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Linux Mint Monthly News – September 2023
this time of the month again
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Red Hat on Argo CD and Alertmanager
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today's howtos
evening and daytime howtos
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Security Leftovers
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EFF And Other Experts Join in Pointing Out Pitfalls of Proposed EU Cyber-Resilience Act
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Programming Leftovers
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Two new articles on DBs
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Android Leftovers
Google Calendar update adds important new feature on Android devices
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today's howtos
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A roadmap for VirtIO Video on ChromeOS: part 2
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Programming Leftovers
R and more
Servers: Technical Debt, Istio 1.19.1, Clown Computing, and WordPress Release
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Debian and Ubuntu Leftovers
4 minor updates
KDE: Skrooge 2.31.0 and Linux Days Voralberg
A couple of KDE posts
Mozilla: Firefox Nightly, Security, and Tor Browser
4 stories
Red Hat and Fedora News/Updates
The latest reports and fluff
Security Leftovers
mostly holes and breaches
Android Leftovers
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today's howtos
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Live now! Murena 2 with /e/OS… and a very unique feature
Switch your privacy on with the Murena 2
EasyOS Kirkstone-series version 5.5.4 released
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KDE Neon - A Best KDE Distribution Based on Ubuntu
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scikit-survival 0.22.0 released
Sebastian Pölsterl's work
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4-5 new links
Godot Showcase and Other Recent Posts on Games Being Developed With Godot
escape Unity
today's howtos
many howtos for the night
Best Retro Gaming Emulators for Linux
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GNU/Linux is Scary to Companies That Sell Windows
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Life Simplicity - a mobile phone can't get you true realisation
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FSF celebrates forty years of GNU with a hackday for families, hackers, and hackers-to-be
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Proprietary Stuff and Security Debacles
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Conferences: Debconf 23 and 2023 FreeBSD Vendor Summit
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Linux Mint 21.2 “EDGE” ISO Released with Linux Kernel 6.2, Secure Boot Support
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Programming Leftovers
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Open Hardware: Raspberry Pi 5, Arduino, and More
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today's howtos
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half a dozen articles
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KStars v3.6.7 is Released
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Renesas RZ/G2L and RZ/V2L SMARC 2.1 system-on-modules target HMI and Edge AI applications
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Security Leftovers
patches and incidents
Python 3.12 Released
original and LWN
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September 2023 Steam Survey: macOS and Linux dip but Linux remains above macOS
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Mission Center: A Sleek System Monitoring App for Linux
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Linux gives up on 6-year LTS kernels, says they’re too much work
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Ubuntu 23.10 seems like the usual boring update - until you dig into it
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Android Leftovers
Google Play Store 37.7.22 Apk now rolling out to Android devices
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IRC Proceedings, Bulletins, and Upcoming Improvements
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Security Leftovers
just 3 links for now
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Some Debian Developers' writings
Devices Leftovers
EmuDeck and more
today's howtos
half a dozen howtos
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