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How to build a lightweight system container cluster

by Alex Cattle on 18 July 2019

LXD, the system container manager, developed by Canonical and shipped by default with Ubuntu, makes it possible to create many containers of various Linux distributions and manage them in a way similar to virtual machines (VMs) …

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Octave turns to snaps to reduce dependency on Linux distribution maintainers

by Sarah Dickinson on 15 July 2019

Octave is a numerical computing environment largely compatible with MATLAB. As free software, Octave runs on GNU/Linux, macOS, BSD, and Windows. At the 2019 Snapcraft Summit, Mike Miller and Jordi Gutiérrez Hermoso of the Octave team …

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Canonical Design Blog: Design and Web team summary – 8 July 2019

by Anthony Dillon on 8 July 2019

This was a fairly busy two weeks for the Web & design team at Canonical. Here are some of the highlights of our completed work.Web squadWeb is the squad that develop and maintain most of the …

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