@rebel_luddite@social.linux.pizza Why not use pacman.

@dsv Probably because of its initial push during the early 2000's and it having an easier installation process, along with having more up to date software compared to Debian Stable.

@tpheine By chance, what graphics drivers do you have installed?

@minimlr @opensuse I was able to use Leap and Tumbleweed fairly easily after leaving Windows. It's KDE Plasma pin uses the least amount of resources than any other distribution with that desktop environment. Yast is feature rich in which you can do just about everything and is also available as a GUI and a terminal application. openSUSE Build Service can be used on any distribution if there is an application not officially supported on your distribution of choice.

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! 💪

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

Check out the video and Blog:


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


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