Friday, August 20, 2021

Distrohoppers' Digest Episode 25

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Synopsis

Distrohoppers' Digest Episode 025

Introductions 

Hosts: Moss Bliss, Tony Hughes, Dale Miracle 

Monthly Foibles 

Updates: 

Beautiful Failures: 

Reviews: 

New Releases 

Feedback

Announcements 

Closing


MONTHLY FOIBLES

...wherein we discuss what we did this month…

 

Moss - Life has been turmoil since last show. School has started up again, but all my summer appointments are not over with yet, so I’m turning down a lot of assignments. I’ve been falling behind on my other work, but I think I’ve caught up with the articles on itsmoss dot com and most other things are falling into place. I haven’t missed a week on Full Circle Weekly News. Some things are getting easier but I’m just stressing more, which doesn’t help. More......

Monday, July 19, 2021

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- Moss

Friday, July 16, 2021

Distrohoppers’ Digest Episode 24

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Distrohoppers' Digest Episode 024

Introductions 

Hosts: Moss Bliss, Tony Hughes, Dale Miracle 

Monthly Foibles 

Updates: Pop!_OS 21.04, Linux Mint 20.2

Beautiful Failures: printer on Mint 20.2 [Tony]

Reviews: Redcore Linux Orion, BlissOS 11.13

New Releases 

Feedback

Announcements 

Closing

MONTHLY FOIBLES

...wherein we discuss what we did this month…

 

Moss - School is out, so I’m not working or interacting with much of anyone, although we did have two visitors this month (two more than most months). My mother’s house got sold, so most of this month has been waiting on pins and needles for the estate to start making disbursements.......More

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, June 11, 2021

Distrohopper’s Digest, Episode 23

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 Synopses

Introductions  

Hosts: Moss Bliss, Tony Hughes, Dale Miracle 

Monthly Foibles 

Updates: Bodhi, openMandriva Rolling, Bluestar, Garuda, Solus

Beautiful Failures: Document scanning in Linux, SolydK, Bliss OS, Manjaro flavors

Reviews: FreeBSD 13-Release, Manjaro XFCE

New Releases 

Announcements 

Moss - Welcome to Distrohopper’s Digest, Episode 23, recorded on June 9th, 2021. This episode, we are taking on FreeBSD 13-Release and Manjaro XFCE.  We are happy to receive suggestions of distros you’d like us to try. 

MONTHLY FOIBLES

...wherein we discuss what we did this month…

Moss - I’ve been trying to get by, and it has gotten difficult enough to do that I’ve resigned from mintCast. I have been recording Full Circle Weekly News for over a month now, and this podcast and that one shouldn’t be too much for me to do. My mother’s estate is nearly settled, now that her house is pending sale. I spent as many days as I could as a substitute teacher in the local schools, but the school term has ended. So I have time on my hands, at least until school starts up again on August 4th. And I finally got physical therapy reordered for my still-damaged shoulder. More......


Friday, May 7, 2021

Distrohoppers’ Digest Episode 22

 

 

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synopsis

Distrohoppers' Digest Episode 021 

Introductions 

Hosts: Moss Bliss, Tony Hughes, Dale Miracle 

Monthly Foibles 

Updates: mentions of RoboLinux, all Ubuntu flavors, Pop!_OS, Slackware 15 Beta

Beautiful Failures: Emmabuntus, SolydK, Mint with Nvidia card

Reviews: SolydX, Makulu LinDoz, openSUSE Tumbleweed

New Releases 

Feedback

Announcements 

 

Welcome to Distrohopper’s Digest, Episode 22, recorded on May 5th, 2021. 

This episode, we are taking on Emmabuntus, openSUSE Tumbleweed, Makulu LinDoz, 

and SolydX, with a brief discussion of RoboLinux, and a flop or two. We are happy to receive

suggestions of distros you’d like us to try. MORE

Friday, April 2, 2021

Distrohoppers’ Digest Episode 021 - Debian (Sid) Unstable, Mageia 8 (Plasma and XFCE)

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Synopsis

Distrohoppers' Digest Episode 021 

Introductions 

Hosts: Tony Hughes, Moss Bliss, Dale Miracle 

Monthly Foibles 

Updates: mentions of Feren OS, KDE neon, GhostBSD

Beautiful Failures: Endeavour OS, Nitrux, Emmabuntus

Reviews: Debian (Sid) Unstable, Mageia 8 (Plasma and XFCE)

New Releases 

Feedback

Announcements 

Closing

 

 

MONTHLY FOIBLES

...wherein we discuss what we did this month…

 

Moss - I’ve been pretty busy this month, installing lots of distros, to the point where I had to save one for next month’s show. I’ve also been trying to figure out more creative uses for the Yubikey I was given by listener Firecat. I put my stimulus money to use, buying two 128 Gb USB 3.2 sticks from Silicon Power and made one into a Super Ventoy Stick, featuring the most current version of just about every distro I’ve ever used....More