When I realised I hadn't received any updates in a while - sudo pacman-mirrors -f && sudo pacman -Syu

I had my first corrupt database. Oh well. There's always a first for everything.

I never knew a Chromebook could be so good. GalliumOS is basic but it allows me to install LibreOffice 7.0.4, Bitwarden, Standard Notes, GIMP, Brave Browser plus many other top applications.

After a lot of head scratching, I managed to get Gallium OS installing. Time for a bit of FOSS! 😁👍

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The things I do to get Linux on a Chromebook. 😂 GalliumOS should be a good choice.

Checking out Lubuntu on VM. Apparently it is lightweight. Going from the installer, I would say it is. 😂

Want to use Free and Open Source Software alternatives? Take a look at switching.software/

If you have COMPLETED please let me know so I can add you to the hall of fame I'm adding to the site.

I need you name, URL and the month/year you completed it please.

Boosts appreciated.

I signed up to Minds and I quickly saw how misinformation is being spread. Twitter do not own Signal messenger. 😂

This is how sad my Friday evening is. I've started a course in Linux terminal and it is like I have discovered fire. How sad. Date, cal and Ctrl+L to clear has wowed me. 🤣 🤣 🤣

January Update!

- Announcing @mobian CE

- keyboard progress update

- and production news

- podcast in Feb

- New website is now up

- software news

- Red & firmware update

and much more!

pine64.org/2021/01/15/january-

After trying out different downloaders for online video content, ClipGrab has to be my favourite.

Worth checking out if you haven't already - clipgrab.org/

I said it once and I'll say it again: LINUX Unplugged is a really great podcast.

linuxunplugged.com/

📦 Just released: 🍡 Bubbles 0.7.6

This release features a simple, flexible, and customizable progress bar for your terminal apps.

For details, see the release notes:

github.com/charmbracelet/bubbl

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