Samsung announces at least 4 years of security updates for all #Galaxy products. You hear it right. Even for my mother-in-law's €150 Galaxy A20.
Well done, #Samsung, well done. 👏
And others, please follow.
news.samsung.com/global/samsun

I'm giving a talk on Btrfs in Fedora at DevConf.CZ on Feb 18, so if you're interested in with Btrfs, you should register and attend!

hopin.com/events/devconf-cz-20

The @opensuse Bar is open: We're talking about how spirits are made and how people describe the taste of drinks (a wine seller is throwing down knowledge!) meet.opensuse.org/bar

TIL that Boring, Oregon (USA) has a sister city: Dull, Scotland. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

As of last night, Fedora Linux 34 has the largest number of Changes (63 changes!) from the community that have been accepted by FESCo in the entire history of the Fedora Project, beating out Fedora 21's 62 changes back in 2014.

We're on fire like never before!🔥

fedoraproject.org/wiki/Release

Adding to my #2021 #resolutions - stop using the term 'opensource' unless in a corporate context and say #FreeSoftware or #FOSS or #FLOSS instead.

Now can I say 'free hardware' rather than 'open hardware'? Hmm...

Google is a "cornerstone sponsor" of FOSDEM this year, which is being run entirely on Matrix, accessible on Android via Element, which has just been pulled from Google's Play Store. FOSDEM is in a week. This all makes perfect sense.

@opensuse sprints are already making improvements from the Survey. The latest sprint refined the mechanism to reuse existing partitions & provided more stable & consistent names to reference devices in the . + Much more yast.opensuse.org/blog/2021-01

There's a UNIQUE opportunity in 2020 for tax deduction for USA donors, even for those previously unable to deduct! If you pay USA income taxes, make 501(c)(3) charity donations TODAY of at least $300: irs.gov/newsroom/how-the-cares & sfconservancy.org/supporter is a great place to do that!

From Twitter

Impromptu @fedora New Year's Eve Party! The idea was so popular we're gonna use our events platform, but don't let that intimidate you — it's still low-key no-pressure fun. Sign up now and join us tomorrow! All are welcome!

hopin.to/events/nye-party-with
nitter.nixnet.services/mattdm/

#fedora
#fedorasocialhour #fedoranyeparty

And if you want something different - welcome to the world of #Open. Many, many distributions and projects to chose from. Your freedom! We at #RedHat work hard to give you MORE choice, not less.

Show thread

You wanted a "faster" #RHEL and you're getting it for free with #CentOS #Stream. You wanted a bleeding edge Linux Distro with the backing of someone with experience. You get #Fedora. For free. You want support, SLAs and long term stability? Get a #RedHat Subscription. Simple.

This feels satisfying after all the work. #Lenovo sells laptops with #Fedora on their website. \o/
And as a bonus Fedora contributors get a sizable discount!

Fedora is eyeing changing our default filesystem for desktops to btrfs. This is obviously a big deal. Please help us test!
communityblog.fedoraproject.or

#btrfs #fedora @fedora

Fantastic points about how communities in open source work together - youtu.be/1vIJxFLNZTA

INNOVATORS for @opensuse project is an initiative to share projects, articles and news about innovative projects on the openSUSE platform developed by the community and public and private companies - bit.ly/2ZJMvLv

As today is RC freeze for @opensuse Leap 15.2, I'm pleased to state that 5.10.0 will be included with Leap 15.2!

More info in the openSUSE Leap 15.2 Features page: en.opensuse.org/Features_15.2#

The @opensuse Virtual Summit had a live talk about moving codes Leap and SLE closer together through a build in called Jump. While the recording is from May 1, still a lot of relevant info for a better understanding of its reason/purpose - youtu.be/QtiUKXbhH3A

Show older
Fosstodon

Fosstodon is an English speaking Mastodon instance that is open to anyone who is interested in technology; particularly free & open source software.