Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - News
User Name
Linux - News This forum is for original Linux News. If you'd like to write content for LQ, feel free to contact us.
All threads in the forum need to be approved before they will appear.


  Search this Thread
Old 08-08-2019, 09:05 PM   #1
LQ Guru
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: Canada
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 9,030

Rep: Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899Reputation: 3899
Linux Journal died.

Oh my god...

On August 7, 2019, Linux Journal shut its doors for good. All staff were laid off and the company is left with no operating funds to continue in any capacity. The website will continue to stay up for the next few weeks, hopefully longer for archival purposes if we can make it happen.
Linux Journal Ceases Publication: An Awkward Goodbye
Old 08-09-2019, 06:14 PM   #2
That Random Guy
Registered: Jun 2017
Posts: 69

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Came on just to post this....

I feel like crying. It honestly saddens me. I would visit this site daily—daily!

What surprises me most is that this came only shortly after they had done their whole site re-design and now it's come to this.

I don't want to believe it but I must. :|
Old 08-09-2019, 08:20 PM   #3
Registered: Oct 2007
Posts: 151

Rep: Reputation: 23
Yes, it is sad. I still have their link that I visit from time to time. 25 years is a long time.
Old 08-10-2019, 04:50 AM   #4
Senior Member
Registered: Sep 2011
Location: Upper Hale, Surrey/Hants Border, UK
Posts: 3,067

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Magazines, unfortunately, are pretty much dead, in this day of instant internet access to info, all they did was to draw it all together in one place, but often it would be out of date by the time of publication.
Old 08-11-2019, 03:03 AM   #5
Registered: Jul 2018
Location: Somewhere between here and there.
Distribution: Ubuntu, Debian, Arch
Posts: 36

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Old 08-11-2019, 04:52 PM   #6
Senior Member
Registered: May 2015
Location: Where ever needed
Distribution: Slackware/Salix while testing others
Posts: 1,382

Rep: Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305Reputation: 1305
Not surprised and it should read: Linux Journal shuts down again...
Old 08-12-2019, 02:13 AM   #7
LQ Newbie
Registered: Aug 2019
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Linux Journal Mirror

I've created Linux Journal mirror
website mirror available here -
and archive of all magazines are here -


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to keep only one Systemd Journal log in /run/log/journal jegadezz Linux - Software 3 07-27-2016 06:24 AM
LXer: March 2014 Issue of Linux Journal: 20 Years of Linux Journal LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 03-04-2014 11:21 PM
journal rollforward failed: journal out of sync with zone-No DDNS plvasco Linux - Server 0 05-31-2013 07:45 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - News

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:01 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration