mintCast 177 – Linux Mint Debian

News:

  • 30 years of GNU — Richard Stallman launched the GNU project on September 27, 1983 (lwn.net)
  • Happy 30th birthday, GNU! GNU Hurd 0.5, GNU Mach 1.4, GNU MIG 1.4 released. (gnu.org) (GNU Hurd) (GNU Mach) (GNU MIG)
  • Chromebooks Grab Share in Back-to-School Purchases (ostatic.com)

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mintCast 176 – SteamOS

News:

  • Was Linus approached by U.S. authorities and asked to put a ‘back door’ in the kernel? (theregister.co.uk)
  • Linux Development: 7 Surprising Facts About Who Writes Linux Apps (eweek.com)
  • Raspberry Pi: How I spent almost $150 on a $35 computer (zdnet.com)

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