Tag: Xfce

  • 387.5 – If you were to build a distro…

    In our Innards section we discuss how we would build our own distro
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  • 383.5 – Bootloader Boot Camp

    In our Innards section we discuss tips and tricks around GRUB, as well as a couple alternatives.
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  • 377 – Zero Days of Christmas

    In the news, Pop OS 21.10 is released, GNOME 42 – Top New Feature and Release Detail, ReactOS 0.4.14 has been released, Krita 5.0 has been released, and there’s yet another desktop environment on the horizon
    In security, a grub update causes problems with Ubuntu and a Log4shell update
    Then in our wanderings, Joe's on vacation, Norbert's full of gingerbread, Nishant is surviving the winter, Josh is on Windows, and Bill's just glad to be here
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  • 376 – Joe, Do You Copy?

    First up in the news, Linux Mint monthly news, Europe embraces open source, Debian has browser issues, Fedora goes all in on Wayland, Firefox helps you fight spam, And the Linux kernel gets rusty
    In security, Ubuntu Kernel Security Patches, FGKASLR gets closer to mainline, Data stealing malware hides on Linux servers, Go Daddy data breach
    In our Wanderings, Joe does some 3d printing, Josh got a new monitor, Norbert switches OS’s, and Clayton looks back
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  • 370.5 – What Got You Into Linux?

    In our Innards section, an introduction to the new folks that will carry the show with Tony and Joe
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 365.5 – The Test Drive

    In our Innards section, we’ve been running Linux Mint 20.2. How about you?
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 365 – Upgrade Time

    First up in the news, we realize the Kernel is 30, Ubuntu tweaks its themes, Mint 20.2 is here and Audacity owners are causing a stir in the community again. 
    In security Kaseya and PrintNightmare
    Then in our Wanderings, Leo migrates his blog, Joe gets busy, Tony struggles with 5.11, and Mike jumpstarts a MacOS VM.
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  • mintCast 358 – The Ethical Ethos (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I make a handoff, Joe repairs more stuff, Moss is in the news, Tony Hughes continues the challenge, and Mike the Builder makes a bike.
    Then, in the News, Mint sends relief, Ventoy has a birthday, JingPad gets closer, new docs Man up, and AlmaLinux soothes the soul.
    In Security, your smartphone is spying on you, Facebook springs another leak, and we disclose our vulnerability.
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  • mintCast 358 – The Ethical Ethos

    First up, in our Wanderings, I make a handoff, Joe repairs more stuff, Moss is in the news, Tony Hughes continues the challenge, and Mike the Builder makes a bike.
    Then, in the News, Mint sends relief, Ventoy has a birthday, JingPad gets closer, new docs Man up, and AlmaLinux soothes the soul.
    In Security, your smartphone is spying on you, Facebook springs another leak, and we disclose our vulnerability.
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  • mintCast 357 – Surfboard Building Lunch (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I do a little scripting, Joe drops a laptop, Moss is feeling phone-y, Tony walks a thousand miles, Josh visits Piggly Wiggly, Bo battles trolls, Mike gets a new-to-you Q2u
    Then, in the News, new LibreOffice and Audacity, 7zip is native, Calamares can use more butter, and a new kernel is coming
    In Security, how easy it is to buy up your information
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  • mintCast 357 – Surfboard Building Lunch

    First up, in our Wanderings, I do a little scripting, Joe drops a laptop, Moss is feeling phone-y, Tony walks a thousand miles, Josh visits Piggly Wiggly, Bo battles trolls, Mike gets a new-to-you Q2u
    Then, in the News, new LibreOffice and Audacity, 7zip is native, Calamares can use more butter, and a new kernel is coming
    In Security, how easy it is to buy up your information
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  • mintCast 354 – sudo make me an update (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I find a new box, Joe’s light as a feather, Moss explodes a DDE, and Bo hosts his own email
    Then, in the News, a Linux Mint update, Ubuntu loses the lead, Wayland changes, and some new releases
    In Security, time to patch… again.
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  • mintCast 354 – sudo make me an update

    First up, in our Wanderings, I find a new box, Joe’s light as a feather, Moss explodes a DDE, and Bo hosts his own email
    Then, in the News, a Linux Mint update, Ubuntu loses the lead, Wayland changes, and some new releases
    In Security, time to patch… again.
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  • mintCast 353.5 – Well Oiled Machine (mp3)

    In our Innards section, we say how we’ve got on with Linux Mint 20.1 over the past two weeks
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 353.5 – Well Oiled Machine

    In our Innards section, we say how we’ve got on with Linux Mint 20.1 over the past two weeks
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 352 – Repredictability (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been playing with Docker, Joe got a 1up, Tony bundles up again, and Josh re-predicts
    Then in the news, Linux Mint 20.1 is here, the M1 gets closer, Firefox gets a facelift and Project Lenix makes more progress 
    In security, what’s going on with Qt6?
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  • mintCast 352 – Repredictability

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been playing with Docker, Joe got a 1up, Tony bundles up again, and Josh re-predicts
    Then in the news, Linux Mint 20.1 is here, the M1 gets closer, Firefox gets a facelift and Project Lenix makes more progress 
    In security, what’s going on with Qt6?
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  • mintCast 351 – Greasy Joysticks (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I nuke an SSD on accident, Joe gets buff...er, Tony fills a doggy bag, Moss is grateful, and Erik Linuxes all the things!
    Then in the news, Mint’s 20.1 Beta is available, Kentucky Fried Chicken reduces, reuses and recycles, XFCE sees an upgrade, and Gnome not far behind.
    In security, Solarwinds...
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  • mintCast 351 – Greasy Joysticks

    First up, in our Wanderings, I nuke an SSD on accident, Joe gets buff...er, Tony fills a doggy bag, Moss is grateful, and Erik Linuxes all the things!
    Then in the news, Mint’s 20.1 Beta is available, Kentucky Fried Chicken recycles, XFCE sees an upgrade, and Gnome not far behind.
    In security, Solarwinds...
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  • mintCast 342 – Security Theater (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been testing out a new keyboard, Tony Hughes tries to remove a finger (again), Joe has been soldering and reading, Moss has been adding more distros,
    Then, in our news, Pinta, Lutris and Mozilla
    In security, we talk security recommendations and the NSA
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  • mintCast 342 – Security Theater

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been testing out a new keyboard, Tony Hughes tries to remove a finger (again), Joe has been soldering and reading, Moss has been adding more distros,
    Then, in our news, Pinta, Lutris and Mozilla
    In security, we talk security recommendations and the NSA
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  • mintCast 338 – Two Oh Snap (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, Owen refurbishes, Tony prints new stuff, Moss has a panic attack, Joe attends a LUG, Bo games, and I upgrade to 20.
    Then, in the news, we focus on the new release of Linux Mint 20
    In security, Ripple20
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  • mintCast 338 – Two Oh Snap

    First up, in our Wanderings, Owen refurbishes, Tony prints new stuff, Moss has a panic attack, Joe attends a LUG, Bo games, and I upgrade to 20.
    Then, in the news, we focus on the new release of Linux Mint 20
    In security, Ripple20
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  • mintCast 334.5 – Fossa Fuel (mp3)

    In our Innards section, we talk about the versions of Ubuntu 20.04 we’re playing with.
    And finally, our listener feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 334.5 – Fossa Fuel

    In our Innards section, we talk about the versions of Ubuntu 20.04 we’re playing with.
    And finally, our listener feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 331 – The Art of Tracking

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo upgrades TLP, Tony Hughes tinkers with LMDE, Manjaro fights with Moss, Josh gets cancelled, and Joe works from home.
    Then, in the news, NPM gets acquired, OBS adds a number, Purism and Pinebook have new releases, Basilisk takes us back in time, and Gnome gets new features.
    In security, Edge is coming, and it’s worse than we thought.
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  • mintCast 331 – The Art of Tracking (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo upgrades TLP, Tony Hughes tinkers with LMDE, Manjaro fights with Moss, Josh gets cancelled, and Joe works from home.
    Then, in the news, NPM gets acquired, OBS adds a number, Purism and Pinebook have new releases, Basilisk takes us back in time, and Gnome gets new features.
    In security, Edge is coming, and it’s worse than we thought.
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  • mintCast 323 – Ok, Beta

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo Goes Upstream, Moss fights frustration by installing Sabayon again, Tony Hughes grapples with Gnome3, Joe fixes some keyboards, and Tony Watts plays on Proton
    Then, in our news, Linux Mint has a new update, System76 builds its own laptops, Kali goes undercover, the new 5.4 Kernel, and more!
    In security, we talk D-Link remote access.
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  • mintCast 323 – Ok, Beta (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo Goes Upstream, Moss fights frustration by installing Sabayon again, Tony Hughes grapples with Gnome3, Joe fixes some keyboards, and Tony Watts plays on Proton
    Then, in our news, Linux Mint has a new update, System76 builds its own laptops, Kali goes undercover, the new 5.4 Kernel, and more!
    In security, we talk D-Link remote access.
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  • mintCast 321.5 – Wololo

    In our Innards section, we decide when it’s the right time to suggest switching to Linux.
    And finally, our community feedback.
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  • mintCast 321.5 – Wololo (mp3)

    In our Innards section, we decide when it’s the right time to suggest switching to Linux.
    And finally, our community feedback.
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  • mintCast 278 – Talking about GCC

    278] Download Bi-weekly Wanderings: Isaac sets up his OnionPi and hates his cell phone. Rob was busy with family and church, but did manage to switch cell phone providers from […]

  • mintCast 278 (MP3) – Talking about GCC

    278] Download http://archive.org/download/mintcast278/mintcast278.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

  • mintCast 230 – Linux Mint 17.2 KDE & Xfce

    230] Download Introduction: Rob’s Xfce woes…XFCE window borders missing! (keheliya.blogspot.com) News: Putting Lipstick on a Penguin – Ken Starks (fossforce.com) More Surprises for Windows 10 Users – Christine Hall (fossforce.com) […]

  • mintCast 216 – Linux Mint 17.1 KDE and Xfce

    216] Download News: The 17.1 upgrade path is open for all Linux Mint editions (blog.linuxmint.com) Should you freak out about the 2015 Leap Second?  Linus says “No” (wired.com) (wired.com) Fedora […]

  • mintCast 204 – Mint 17 KDE & Xfce

    204] Download News: Qiana ‘v2’ ISO respins issued by Mint team (linuxmint.com) Is the KDE desktop stagnant? Jack Wallen thinks so (techrepublic.com) Where is the KDE desktop going? (dot.kde.org) Intuit […]

  • mintCast 188 – Mint 16 KDE and Xfce

    188] Download PreShow Music: Beginner’s Luck by Lindalou and Michael Ryge (jamendo.com) still on the hill by deejoke (jamendo.com) News: Petra backports available in Linux Mint 13 – The most […]

  • mintCast 182 – Ubuntu 13.10

    182] Download News: The Electronic Frontier Foundation, or EFF, is a non-profit that has taken to the courts to fight the good fight in the digital world since 1990.  They’ve […]

  • mintCast 181 – Manjaro… Mint for Arch?

    181] Download News: SteamOS could really help desktop Linux adoption, says Torvalds – Valve’s Steam efforts could be a big opportunity to drive desktop Linux because it could force the […]

  • mintCast 172 – Lightweight Linux Desktops

    172] Download News: Linux Mint Monthly Update (blog.linuxmint.com) LXLE – LXDE on Steroids (onlinehome.us)  (lxle.net) Unlocked $80 Firefox OS phone to hit eBay soon (linuxgizmos.com) (itworld.com) Development Release: SolusOS 2 […]

  • mintCast 168 – Mint 15 Xfce and KDE

    168] Download News: Razor and LXDE-Qt have decided to merge (groups.google.com) Wine 1.6 released (webupd8.org) (winehq.org) Ubuntu forums get hacked (zdnet.com) The H is closing down (h-online.com) http://archive.org/download/mintcast168/mintcast168.oggPodcast: Play in […]

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