With removing the SSB feature from 86, I've explored the --kiosk option and the webapp feature of , the browser on my . Would that make an interesting blog post or video?

The thirty-fourth edition of my weekly collection of Linux Phone news (@PINE64 , @purism and such), , is out!

linmob.net/2021/02/21/linbits3

Megapixels scans QR code, Plasma 5.21, the new default PinePhone OS and more!

With slight edits (cutting out silent parts where I read the chat) and boosted (but not cleaned-up) audio you can now re-watch yesterdays 3 on Odysee: odysee.com/@linmob:3/linmobliv

It's mostly about the and a little bit about being the new default OS for the .

Join me in about an hour (8 pm UTC) for a live stream about , and more!
youtu.be/YI-fbIsnL9s

(YouTube only this time, I'll try to change that for the next one.)

Quick announcement:
I am planning a live stream featuring Librem 5 impressions (and maybe some "Librem 5 vs PinePhone" fun) this Wednesday (February 17th) at 8pm UTC.

Ideas, questions, suggestions welcome!

Since I did not note when I unplugged my yesterday (and I did not use it yet today), I can't report on the battery life for these days. I will continue to do so on monday, maybe running a different OS.

battery life on
(5.9.16-librem5.2), day 5:

Today I used it for all my social media again. I disconnected from the charger at 8:40 am, and the phone had shut down when I tried to use it after doing something the Librem 5 can't (taking a nap) at 4:50 pm. I used , and , and and also Firefox. The modem was on for the entire time, WiFi in the morning and after 2 pm.

battery life on
(5.9.16-librem5.2), day 4:

Today I used it for all my social media. I disconnected from the charger at 8:28 am, battery lasted until 4:46 pm (3%) when I plugged it in. I used , and . Also I used a bit during lunch break and checked my email in . The modem was on for the entire time, WiFi only from 1pm forward.

battery life on
(5.9.16-librem5.2), day 3: (Sorry for not reporting earlier)

Light use, disconnected from the charger at 8:29 am, battery lasted until 4:49 pm (4%) when I plugged it in. I updated packages once, installed three flatpaks and browsed the web a bit (mainly "Hacker News", because my Fedora video (Odysee) went a bit viral there). I also used Nheko a bit during lunch break. The modem was on for the entire time, WiFi only during the install of the flatpak apps.

The thirty-second edition of my weekly collection of Linux Phone news (@PINE64 , @purism and such), , is out!

linmob.net/2021/02/07/linbits3

The end of Community Editions, a new release, and more!

Today I gave (0.8.1) another try (on edge running on the ), and with two little tweaks in the apps settings (Touchscreen mode on and Show buttons in timeline off) it's the best client I ever used on .
linmobapps.frama.io

caerbannog (git.sr.ht/~craftyguy/caerbanno) is a pass client with a really nice icon. Do I need to mention it's written in Monty err Python, or was that obvious? (I don't use pass, so I could not test it a lot.)
(linmobapps.frama.io)

"ERROR: Could not find dependency 'uuu' in any aports folder or APKINDEX. See: <postmarketos.org/depends>". Hm. 'uuu' is installed on my system, now what do I need to do that pmbootstrap flasher works with it (or it's own system)? cc @craftyguy

Dear German-speaking followers:
In knapp zwei Stunden nehmen @marius und ich mal wieder (wie jede Woche) den NerdZoom-Podcast auf (live auf YouTube), dabei werde ich auch u.a. kurz über das @purism sprechen.
nitter.dark.fail/NerdZoomDE/st

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