Make sure to watch this great episode of @MichaelTunnell@twitter.com's
This Week in Linux 149 #Podcast!

Linux 5.12, @fedora@twitter.com 34, @elementary@twitter.com OS 6, @openSUSE@twitter.com Leap, RHEL 8.4 @RedHat@twitter.com, @thepine64@twitter.com

And so much more #Linux GNews! 😀🐧🐧
@digitalocean@twitter.com
#podcasts #TechNews

youtu.be/KWcdrzvjsvc

@opensuse will be using opensuse.venueless.events for the conference. Please make sure your contact information is correct when registering for the conference on events.opensuse.org

So in fsf.org/news/statement-of-fsf- the FSF board writes that RMS regrets "how anger toward him personally has negatively impacted the reputation and mission of FSF. "

Like man, people being angry at you is what you regret, not your actions?

In less than twenty minutes, the YouTube channel will be live-streaming tests upgrading to Fedora Linux 34! Come and have fun watching stuff go to the latest and greatest!

youtube.com/fedoraproject

Fellow #GNU hackers Andy Wingo (of Guile) and Mark J. Wielaard (of Classpath, GCC, and more) share their thoughts after the decision of @fsf to reinstate RMS:

gnu.wildebeest.org/blog/mjw/20
wingolog.org/archives/2021/03/

For every new threat I receive from #RMS supporters, I will be making a donation to #Outreachy to help purge our #FreeSoftware movement of sexism, bigotry, and abuse by making it truly a movement for everyone.

outreachy.org/

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One of the projects focused on preserving the history of How awesome is that? Look at this collections. wow hackweek.suse.com/20/projects/

Encouraging anyone involved in free and open source communities to sign rms-open-letter.github.io/

#uninstallman

Yesterday, for the first time ever, I seriously considered quitting a project because of the toxic nature of some people in the project. They don't realize that their toxicity is why the project sheds developers and users each year.

(If you want details and you know me, ask via DM)

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...

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