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In order to slow down the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), policies around the world have been enacted that may affect your ability to take Linux Professional Institute (LPI) exams or renew your certification status. Because your health and safety are most important, we are making some temporary changes to our policies to reduce the impact on our community.

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LPI Media Partnership of UCIENCIA ’23; Jon ‘Maddog’ Hall Online Talk

September 27-29, 2023 Linux Professional Institute (LPI) is Media Partner of the 5th International Scientific Convention UCIENCIA, to be held from September 27 to 29, 2023, at the Meliá Internacional Varadero Hotel, Cuba. LPI presents Jon ‘Maddog’ Hall Online Talk ... Read more

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LPI Publishes Learning Materials in Vietnamese

Toronto, 09-27-2023 – Linux Professional Institute (LPI), a global leader in providing education and certification about free and open source software, is proud to announce the release of Vietnamese translations of the free Learning Materials for Linux Essentials and Web ... Read more

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Morrolinux’s Tips: Build Your Own Linux-Powered WiFi Repeater

In today’s interconnected world, a robust and reliable Wi-Fi signal is essential for uninterrupted internet access throughout our homes. However, many of us suffer from weak or inaccessible Wi-Fi in certain areas due to physical obstructions, such as thick walls, ... Read more

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