It's time for The Roundup #18, your bytes of #Solus news. In this roundup, we are talking about our upcoming two week streaming extravaganza, Linux 5.10, new KDE goodies, and more!
GTK 4.0 was just released by #gnome and I've been tinkering with the demos. I'm excited to see the next generation of this toolkit finally arrive and look forward to experimenting with it more for the GTK4 port of budgie-desktop-view! Congrats all those involved in this release!
Was busy with Linux 5.10 yesterday so wasn't able to get around to this, but now cooking Firefox 84.0! Release notes aren't up yet so if you want some coverage on it, check out 9to5Linux's coverage of it at https://9to5linux.com/firefox-84-is-now-available-for-download-with-webrender-enabled-by-default-on-linux 🎉
We are proud to announce our newest iteration on our flagship desktop environment, #Budgie 10.5.2, with a diverse range of new features and bug fixes!
Read about all the goodies at https://getsol.us/2020/12/02/budgie-10-5-2-released
It's time for The Roundup #17, your bytes of Solus news. In this roundup, we’re talking about our new desktop icons implementation for Budgie , GNOME 3.38, KDE and Plasma updates, and more! 🎉
Reminder to the multilinguals out there: Both Brisk Menu and Budgie are translatable and we'd love to get them translated into as many languages as possible!
Read more on our call to action at https://discuss.getsol.us/d/5774-call-to-action-translators-needed
GNOME 3.38.x just landed in unstable! Interested in helping test Budgie, GNOME Shell, various GNOME apps, and more? Check out our task on our development tracker (just beware, here be dragons and feral Budgies). https://dev.getsol.us/T9379
I'm going to be streaming Day 3 of the GNOME 3.38.x upgrade tomorrow (Sat.) at 1400 EET (1200 UTC) until around 2000 EET (1800 UTC). I'll just be pushing the packages to unstable, nothing too exciting, but you're welcome to tune in and heckle me at https://twitch.tv/joshstrobl
Going live in 30-45min for Day 2 of the GNOME 3.38 Stack upgrade over at https://twitch.tv/joshstrobl
Shorter stream today (probably 4-5 hours) but doesn't mean we can't make some nice progress!
I'll be streaming Day 1 of the GNOME 3.38.x Stack upgrade for Solus tomorrow (Nov. 6th) starting at 1400 EET (1200 UTC) over at https://twitch.tv/joshstrobl 🎉 Don't miss out on any of my rants!
NVMe namespace woes for Samsung controllers which prevented us from upgrading to newer kernels (5.7-rc1 and above) are finally gone w/ 5.10-rc1 🎉 Posted about it at https://discuss.getsol.us/d/4899-let-s-talk-about-the-lts-kernels/79
One hell of a rabbit hole for Bryan (DataDrake) and I. Especially him, that poor guy.
Modern operating system for consumer-grade systems.
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