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Is systemd on Linux Evil – For The Record

Is systemd on Linux Evil? How does it compare to alternatives like runit?  I discuss some considerations with systemd and below are the  links I reference in the video. + systemd_vs_runit – https://www.slant.co/versus/12956/12960/~systemd_vs_runit + The Story Behind ‘init’ and ‘systemd’ – https://www.tecmint.com/systemd-replaces-init-in-linux/ + Use runit –  http://www.mikeperham.com/2014/07/07/use-runit/ More great Linux goodness! What do you do with… Read more »

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Linux Apps On Chromebooks – Unleaded Hangouts

Linux Apps On Chromebooks. Does this present a compelling reason to buy a Chromebook or instead, is this too little too late for Google? We discuss. +Linux apps on Chromebooks – https://www.computerworld.com/article/3273905/chrome-os/linux-apps-chromebooks.html More great Linux goodness! EzeeLinux Show 18.4 | Ubuntu 17.10 Revisited Linux Gaming With Valve Proton – For The Record Ubuntu Shifting The… Read more »

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Cherrytree Notes Review

Cherrytree is a A hierarchical note taking application, featuring rich text and syntax highlighting, storing data in a single xml or sqlite file. Follow along as we look at the features of this great notes program. More great Linux goodness! Linux NVENC OBS Screen Capture – For The Record Mycroft – The World’s First Truly… Read more »

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My Return to Elementary OS

I recently returned to Elementary OS as my daily driver, and in this video I take a look at some of the high points of the distro, as well as a few things that needed some work. More great Linux goodness! Firefox vs Chrome & Other Browsers | Feedback Hangouts Video Out with Synapse in… Read more »

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Facebook Data Collection – Unleaded Hangouts

Facebook Data Collection. Should we stop using it? If we continue to use Facebook, what can be done to minimize the privacy impact – does it even matter? We discuss. About Facebook Privacy Issues – http://variety.com/2018/digital/features/facebook-privacy-crisis-big-data-mark-zuckerberg-1202741394/ More great Linux goodness! EzeeLinux Show 18.20 | Ubuntu 18.04 Install and First Look Supercharge Your Command Line With… Read more »

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Are Our Routers Secure Enough – Unleaded Hangouts

Are Our Routers Secure Enough? Do we take the boxes that sit between the Internet and our home networks seriously? Should we be mindful of the firmware running on said routers? Perhaps instead, we should be building our own using dd-wrt or Pfsense. Today, the Gold level Patreon members discuss. More great Linux goodness! Your… Read more »

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My Experience with MailSpring on Linux

Email was a significant improvement over its predecessors. Instead of physical messages passing hands several times, a message could be sent at the speed of light as a series of packets to anyone attached to the same network. Email changed the world. Now email is old tech. But things that are old have a way… Read more »

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What’s Holding Linux Back – Unleaded Hangouts

What’s Holding Linux Back? Obviously we’ve seen some growth, but it does feel like there may be some things that hold Linux back a bit. We discuss. More great Linux goodness! Introduction To XBT 2.0 | External Backup Tool for USB Drives What Are Linux Meta-packages? EzeeLinux Show 18.14 | Do You Really Need To… Read more »

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Linux Desktop Success – Unleaded Hangout

Linux Desktop Success. What’s it going to take to get us there? Have we already hit the tipping point with ChromeOS? Perhaps instead, it’s a matter of greater OEM adoption? We discuss. More great Linux goodness! Schedule FiOS Router Reboots with a Pogoplug AN INTRODUCTION TO LINUX Mint 18.2 P2V: Debian Testing PXE server and… Read more »