30 Linux installation tales, Make and Makefile explained, Linux tools, container security, DevOps tips, and more

30 Linux installation tales, Make and Makefile explained, Linux tools, container security, DevOps tips, and more

We've rounded up our most popular reads from the past week.

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Top 10 (August 21-27)

Here's what Opensource.com readers were most excited about on the site last week:

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About the author

Rikki Endsley - Rikki Endsley is the Developer Program managing editor at Red Hat, and a former community architect and editor for Opensource.com. In the past, she worked as the community evangelist on the Open Source and Standards (OSAS) team at Red Hat; a freelance tech journalist; community manager for the USENIX Association; associate publisher of Linux Pro Magazine, ADMIN, and Ubuntu User; and as the managing editor of Sys Admin magazine and...