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*Linux Laptop Wiki [Rebooted]*

The aim of the website is to provide a central wiki to post experiences with Linux on the model of laptop / notebook you're using. is an attempt to 'reboot' the abandoned and spammed linlap dot com which is now unusable.

Please consider participating on building a new "HQ" sending in your model / experiences!

Any help appreciated!

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Manjaro Linux team represents ARM (the primary hardware environment for many mobile device OS's).

The resilient team of Manjaro have teased it already a lot. Now proud to have their first Alpha of Manjaro Linux ARM ready for the Pine64's Pinephone!

* Basically you'd use Arch on your phone BTW *


Thoughts about Disney aside, for all the bad they represent, lets think about the fact that Linux got addressed by the company itself and in just a few days.

Meanwhile: Google Drive is nowhere to be seen coming for Linux.

These are not recommended for use to start with, as the goal is user freedom, but these definitely help Linux adoption.

Once on Linux, the free as in freedom alternatives can be found thereafter.


* Reasons to ditch Windows for Linux! *

First of all, you don’t have to pay a cent to download and install Linux on your computer. This means you can spend money on better computer hardware or simply get your hands on a computer for less.

That’s a big deal for educational computers, office machines for your business or even just the HTPC you’ve been thinking of buying.

Read the whole splendid article ==>

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YaCy is an open source, peer-to-peer search engine and intranet search appliance. Easily installed and setup as a snap for #Linux. Run a decentralized search engine on your own hardware in minutes.

snap install yacy-search

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Available now for #Linux in the Snap Store! 🤩


PhpStorm 2019.3 is now released! 🔥

• PHP 7.4
• PSR-12 Code Style
• MongoDB
• HTTP Client improvements
• And more for the Editor, VCS, DB tools, JS, and PHP!


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For the past few decades, the digital office formula has not changed much. Simple in essence, complex in practice. Choosing the best tools for the job is essential. In this article, we examine several modern, powerful and free office suites.

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Getting "This video is either unavailable or not supported in this browser (Error #4000)" on 31 trying to watch Twitch after update?

RPMfusion has to be added. FFmpeg / its development libraries installed. Terminal fix:

1. sudo dnf -y install$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm

2. sudo dnf -y install$(rpm -E %fedora).noarch.rpm

3. sudo dnf -y install ffmpeg

4. sudo dnf -y install ffmpeg-devel

Why the crippling took place is unknown (?)

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Fancy replacing Google Android?

Sailfish X for Sony Xperia 10 now available.

The premium Linux mobile operating system creators Jolla continue full steam ahead.

Jolla announced Sailfish X for the Sony Xperia 10 and Xperia 10 Plus. The devices are the first ones to come with Sailfish OS user data encryption enabled.

For a limited time, current Sailfish X customers can buy the new license for a reduced price.


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"Anybody who thinks iOS or Android is a superior operation system, has to try #SailfishOS. You will admit, this is 100% a better way to use a mobile device." Noah, Destination #Linux, Episode 137.

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I'm doing a live stream in about 10 mins about #Ubuntu Focal Fossa. Grab a beverage and some questions and we'll have a noodle around in the development release that will become 20.04 LTS.

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The FCC plans to auction spectrum worth billions of dollars. Congress should take that money and invest it in fiber infrastructure for everyone.

Linux streamer "TheLinuxPleb" with a fancy topic today: Open Source Games Day!

His schedule is from saturday -tuesday from 3pm-6pm GMT/UTC approximately. Says it "might change bit depending on free ice time" :D

Free and open source gaming is not in the limelight for obvious reasons yet it is truly interesting and way forward in many alternative aspects. Expect tinkering, fun & straight-forward language.


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Open source games day.

!opensource command to see the list.

Has a raffle as well to pick the games. I don't give a fuck if only one person picks them all though. :D

Pleb [ENG/FIN] [18+]


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A monthly feature starts up again.

Just uploaded the November snapshot for MX-19


Normally the first snapshot of a new release would not be that interesting, but this includes Debian 10.2 update and all the bugfixes that we've discovered/fixed since the MX-19 release.

Linux boosted @Linux My personal view is I grew up in the wild west of the internet and if you didn't have thick skin you shouldn't be on it.If there is something you didn't like you kept scrolling. As far as I concerned here as long as it won't get someone in trouble at work and it's tagged properly. I consider LR to be a democracy so end the end it's up to the users.

Switched To Linux | Krita: A New Look.

Krita is a great Free Open Source Software, cross platform image editor that is a viable alternative to both Photoshop and GIMP.

This is a KDE application with the most use among illustrators with excellent tablet support.


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Destination 146 - Do You Need a VPN? Guest Hosts: Bo Weaver (Ethical Hacker) & Dolphin Oracle of

Topics covered in this episode:

31 Released
MX 19 Released
70 Released
Punycode Phishing Attack
Do You Need A VPN?
Gets Cooler

Software Spotlight and Tips & Tricks

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Linux Geeks doing what Linux Geeks do..