@aadilayub usually if you want the purest GNOME experience I'd reccomend Fedora. If you want deb package management then I'd go Debian.
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correction, twitter is @firstname.lastname@example.org, somehow that got converted to a fosstodon address when posting there.
Just discovered this service to cross-post between Mastodon and Twitter: https://crossposter.masto.donte.com.br/
testing it out with this post (toot? tweet?). Anyways I'm @peter_hebert on twitter and email@example.com on Mastodon. Peace.
@BlackCentipede I might have to do that
Can anyone recommend a #peertube instance that would be appropriate for posting developer focused videos? I’m thinking conference / meetup sessions, tutorials, etc.
Proprietary CMS ExpressionEngine sees the light and goes open source https://expressionengine.com/blog/entry/expressionengine-is-now-free
The next Ubuntu release is a real party animal #discodingo https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/10/ubuntu-19-04-name-revealed
@mike basically, don't buy a mac unless you want to be locked into their ecosystem
@Dekkard I think it would be cool if Windows switched its entire kernel to linux and what we know as Windows just becomes another desktop environment.
Upgraded to Ubuntu 18.10 to take advantage of performance improvements in GNOME 3.30, it disabled my proprietary Nvidia driver in the process, and I rebooted to a black screen. Took me several hours to get it working again. Adding ‘nomodeset’ to my grub config got xorg working in lo res mode, then was able to reinstall nvidia driver. Thought I would share in case anybody else runs into a similar issue.
@kev never tried a WASD, but I’ve had a Ducky with MX brown keys for a year or so and quite like it
@tim 46 and first used Linux in the late 90s
@DonMcCollough when they open source Windows I’ll know their intentions are pure ;)
@mike KDE Plasma is a great DE, much evolved since the “clunky” days.
@wakest This is a major reason why free software has a hard time being taken seriously by the general public.