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There is high demand for professionals with Linux-related skills; IT analyst firm Foote Brothers has reported a 50 percent increase in this demand in just the last year. When a market grows this quickly, the need for well trained developers and adminstrators rises just as precipitously. The Linux Foundation is meeting this demand with a comprehensive curriculum of Linux training courses that will produce developers with unmatched technical skils. Our Linux training program is technical, comprehensive and comes straight from the developers themselves. You can read more here.

The Linux Career Guide

Linux developers and administrators are in hot demand in the job market.  In this special series, Brent Marinaccio of lends his unique insights into the Linux and open source career world, and reveals the benefits working with open source can have for your résumé.

The Linux Job Board

Now that you have completed your training and learned how to optimize your career, check out the new Linux jobs board where you can find the latest, most targeted Linux job listings.

The Kernel Newbie Corner: What's in That Loadable Module, Anyway?

In the very near future, we're going to attack the problem of debugging both the kernel and our loadable modules in real time. But in order to do that, we need to take a slight detour and dig further into the actual structure of both of those types of objects to see how they're put together. Yes, this is going to be a bit dry but you'll thank me for it some day.

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Survey: Linux Expertise in Demand

Market research firm Foote Partners has updated its survey of the most sought-after IT skills and ranked Linux experience and skills as second after Java skills...
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The Kernel Newbie Corner: Kernel Symbols: What's Available to Your Module, What Isn't

This week, let's talk about what, out of all the symbols in kernel space, you're allowed to access, and what you're not. And while we're at it, what symbols you can make available to other loadable modules from your code.

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The Kernel Newbie Corner: Building and Running a New Kernel

This week, we're going to take a bit of a detour from building and loading modules to discuss how to configure, build, install and reboot a new kernel since, very soon, we'll be covering debugging and there's only so much you can do without being able to configure and reboot under a new kernel with extra debugging features.

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The Wide-Open Career Landscape of FOSS Tech Support

The growing popularity of free open source software (FOSS) is a sure sign that consumers and software developers alike are becoming more disenchanted with costly proprietary products.
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