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GNOME3 Oversimplified?

Seeing as how GNOME3 and KDE (4? 5? Plasma? Neon? Ion?) are the leading desktop environments nowadays, I decided to give GNOME3 a try on my openSUSE Leap 42.3 workstation (my current main distribution on most hardware, including a Raspberry Pi 3). 453 more words

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Free from copyright pictures at pixabay.com

If you are looking for pictures free from copy rights look no further. www.pixabay.com has you covered. Go to the site www.pixabay.com and look for pictures that ft your project. 8 more words

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Mission: Saving Linux?

Recently, I was really into the BSDs and fiddled around with OpenBSD on some of my PCs. I still keep it on one laptop and FreeBSD on my main workstation. 648 more words

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The Open in BSD

I wrote about OpenBSD a bit in the past. Since then I’ve been distro-hopping plenty like a nervous flea that I am. Eventually, I put Debian 9.1 Stable on some of my machines and that’s what I run at work out of convenience and in case someone needs Linux-related help. 823 more words

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In Software We Trust

Inspired by the works of Matthew D. Fuller from over-yonder.net I decided to write a more philosophical piece of my own. While distro-hopping recently it came to my mind that whatever we do with our lives, we never do it alone and our well-being depends on other people.  363 more words

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Box Project #2: Guess what I'm using to write this post!

Hint: it’s not something I got at Best Buy (except for the power supply, monitor, and keyboard anyway), and it’s definitely running Debian.

So, my build worked first time! 998 more words

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Curing GUI Phobias

Since some time I’m a happy openSUSE camper, yet often frequenting the main Fedora IRC channel. Truth be told, It was tough to decide between those two distributions as both are extremely solid and bug-free. 450 more words

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