From the new FSF Bulletin (u.fsf.org/37z): @torproject executive director Isabela Bagueros explains how Tor discovers what users need without compromising their privacy: u.fsf.org/tor2020

The International Day Against DRM #IDAD is this Friday, December 4! Learn what you can do to join the fight against unjust restrictions on use and sharing of media: u.fsf.org/36c

🐧 New entry & Review: Yarntown
Conclusion: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (excellent!)

📜️ What's: A free dark fantasy-style RPG (using the Solarus engine) inspired by Bloodborne
🏠 Home: maxatrillionator.itch.io/yarnt
🔧 Dev: gitlab.com/maxmraz/yarntown
📖 Our entry: lebottindesjeuxlinux.tuxfamily
🎬 Video: youtu.be/tI6ZeWji-5k
🔖 #linux #freegame #opensource

Privacy is important, it can even protect lives: "New Jersey has enacted a state law that criminalizes the publishing of personal addresses and phone numbers of judges and their families." Now, we need this kind of protection for everyone! 💪
gothamist.com/news/nj-enacts-n

MX-FLuxbox users: a new package has been released called mxfb-goodies.

Check out the video and Blog:

mxlinux.org/blog/mx-fluxbox-re

Assigning your copyright to the Free Software Foundation helps us defend the GPL and keep software free. Thanks to Zahra Sharbaf #Gnuastro for assigning their copyright to the FSF! #GNU

Nix package manager landed in the FreeBSD ports! The package should be available shortly on the "latest" branch.

#Nix #Nixos #Freebsd

reviews.freebsd.org/rP550026

Open Usage Commons: Google’s Initiative to Manage Trademark for Open Source Projects Runs into Controversy

itsfoss.com/open-usage-commons

The monthly activity report for August is up. This time: Lots of stability fixes and the beginnings of an ARM64 port (!). haiku-os.org/blog/pulkomandy/2

🚀 Haiku development activity has continued over the past two months–and with developers now home more often, is set to increase. haiku-os.org/blog/pulkomandy/2

Fixing “The following packages have been kept back” Error While Updating Ubuntu and Debian-based Linux Distributions

itsfoss.com/following-packages

#troubleshooting #linux #solution #ubuntu #debian

LibreOffice is about more than just a free office suite. It's about empowering communities around the world with productivity tools, in every location and language possible. Learn how Jwtiyar Ali is localising LibreOffice into Kurdish, for example: blog.documentfoundation.org/bl

Made another release. Some bug fixes:
the upload process now doesn't let you upload the same post 16 times by clicking the button a bunch of times 😉

buttons are visible in dark mode as well as light mode

camera works in the rtl layout!

Bio in the profile now has HTML interpreted instead of shown raw.

Some other notes: more strings are now translatable, and you can double-tap to like a post! (of course the API to like a post is still a bit broken, but that's not something we can fix)

is a freely licensed implementation.

tcplay is a command line utility that can mount, create, and manage TrueCrypt and volumes. Volumes are fully encrypted disks (or mapped files) that are mounted as regular disks and decrypted on the fly. Volumes can contain hidden volumes for plausible deniability and can use a wide range of cryptographic functions.

Website 🔗️: github.com/bwalex/tc-play

apt 📦️: tcplay

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