In an effort to promote the use of open and FOSS platforms rather than proprietary and locked down ones, as postmarketOS we created our own community on Lemmy!
Please join us in making it an awesome FOSS and federated alternative to our subreddit!
While the switch to the Snapdragon 662 is unlikely to negatively impact LineageOS and Ubuntu Touch (I hope), it‘s likely a major bummer for the mainline Linux story, which was looking quite good with the 835. #fxtec #pro1x
Visit KDE’s virtual booth at FOSDEM from 6-7 February 2021. The members of the KDE Community will be there to answer all your questions. Visit our booth: https://stands.fosdem.org/stands/kde_community/
You can also interact with other participants at KDE’s booth through the Matrix live chat: #kde-stand:fosdem.org
multiple sources to install an app from, cooperation with flatpak backend
As of todays #linux-next (https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/next/linux-next.git/tag/?h=next-20210112) you can run the #librem5devkit without any additional patches using the default mainline arm64 #defconfig. This means distributions can enable it without trouble from #linux 5.12 onwards. The #librem5 itself needs some more work but it builds a lot on what we have for the devkit.
osk-sdl 0.61 has been released with two amazing new features from @h3nn3s:fosstodon.org. Can you spot them?
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