Linux Lads

Three lads chat about Linux and related stuff. Not (always) safe for work.



Season 3 - Episode 2: Diplomatic Community

Disclaimer May contain mature references Chitchat

  • Mike: switching to OpenSUSE + Plasma and Kubuntu
  • Matrix receives funding and Nvidia contributes to Blender. ????????️ (via GamingOnLinux)
  • ????‍♂️ RMS: No major changes to the GNU project, meanwhile some GNU project devs call for him to go ???? (via Phoronix)
  • System76 launches ???????? with Coreboot (via Phoronix)
  • Linus ???? Microsoft (well, is not anti-them , anyway) (via omg! ubuntu!)
  • Facebook’s Libra crypto to have an open source competition ???????? (via The Verge)
Discussion What Projects Would We Give Money To If We Won Euromillions?
  • Mike:
    • ???? VisiData
    • LibreOffice ✍️
    • Vim ⌨️
    • ???????????? Mozilla
    • KDE ????
    • NextCloud ☁️???? - they don’t seem to have a “donate” link
    • OpenStreetMap ????️
    • The non-existent Linux marketing organization ????️
  • Conor:
    • ???? Videolan
    • Wine ????
    • Zorin OS ????️
    • ⚖️ EDRI
    • Digital ????‍⚖️ Rights Ireland
    • Document ???? Foundation
    • ???????? Linux Mint
  • Shane:
    • Blender ???? Foundation
    • ???? Mozilla
    • Wikipedia ????
    • Simple ⏺️ Screen Recorder
    • Godot ???? Game Engine
  • Ogg ???????????? Camp: October 19th & 20th, in Manchester
  • ???? Clear Linux talk: November 2nd, in Dublin
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 13 October 2019  55m