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by manyroads
Wed Jan 23, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Chat
Topic: Wow, fancy that. Web ad giant Google to block ad-blockers in Chrome. For safety, apparently
Replies: 24
Views: 483

Re: Wow, fancy that. Web ad giant Google to block ad-blockers in Chrome. For safety, apparently

I'm guessing Browsers like Brave, slimjet, etc will gain a 'few new' users. :alien:

I will certainly pack up my camp and move... :snail:
by manyroads
Wed Jan 23, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Website
Topic: [Social Network] Mastodon
Replies: 11
Views: 2119

Re: [Social Network] Mastodon

I am on [url=http: diasporaproject.org]Diaspora[/url]. Mastodon uses the OStatus and ActivityPub protocols, so cannot federate with Diaspora at all. Diaspora currently federates with Friendica, Hubzilla, Socialhome and GangGo, all via the Diaspora federation protocol. When I went to the MX-Linux so...
by manyroads
Tue Jan 22, 2019 8:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Recommendations on password manager
Replies: 19
Views: 314

Re: Recommendations on password manager

It's the old 500 monkeys typing will eventually type War & Peace saying... ;)
by manyroads
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team
Replies: 1365
Views: 142037

Re: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team

My grandson (Micah) loves it.
by manyroads
Tue Jan 22, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team
Replies: 1365
Views: 142037

Re: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team

@Eadwine Rose this is all a play on an old song by Tennessee Ernie Ford ;) see: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Joo90ZWrUkU
by manyroads
Tue Jan 22, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team
Replies: 1365
Views: 142037

Re: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team

@stevo I think we have a song here... ;) Have an old Vine Zin on me!
by manyroads
Tue Jan 22, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ​What's the most popular Linux of them all?
Replies: 13
Views: 375

Re: ​What's the most popular Linux of them all?

The take away for me in articles like these is that Heisenberg's uncertainty principle applies a bit like this author describes:

https://www.quora.com/Can-Heisenbergs-U ... -real-life
by manyroads
Tue Jan 22, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: CR Discussion
Topic: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team
Replies: 1365
Views: 142037

Re: Packages being worked on by the Repo Team

That is many many cores... ;)
by manyroads
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: systemd in debian
Replies: 16
Views: 492

Re: systemd in debian

Having been on too many forums (probably), I can say that the systemD religious wars are reasonably common and sometimes even end in departures. As for Distrowatch (@antiX) it seems common when a distro's ranking moves higher "rays of sun and heavenly light" shine; when they go the other way... well...
by manyroads
Tue Jan 22, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: ​What's the most popular Linux of them all?
Replies: 13
Views: 375

Re: ​What's the most popular Linux of them all?

I agree, I wonder how the other world RedHat/Fedora is going to fare under IBM and under the competition pressure from Ubuntu... I have wondered the same thing. I tend to think that with the Red Hat/Fedora/CentOS eco-system IBM will do very well in the data center business. It makes me wonder if Ub...

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