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Query NTP Server in Terminal

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Query NTP server from the terminal in Linux

Noodlings 33 | Just a Playground

Here is the 33rd hand-full of penuts sized podcast episode Top 11 Reasons YaST makes openSUSE AwesomeKaOS | Review From an openSUSE User BDL Live openSUSE Corner Wireshark, PipeWire, Audacity Update in TumbleweedBugzilla – Bug 1187627 After update, Kdenlive crashes on starting Tumbleweed Roundup https://lists.opensuse.org/archives/list/factory@lists.opensuse.org/ https://review.tumbleweed.boombatower.com/ Computer History Retrospective This is my segment where I … Continue reading Noodlings 33 | Just a Playground

KaOS | Review From an openSUSE User

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KaOS is as distribution that has, for whatever reason, not been top of mind at all during my time with Linux. I think it is unfortunate that this has been the case because I really like what is going on here with this project. The developers and maintainers have done a lot to ensue that … Continue reading KaOS | Review From an openSUSE User

Top 11 Reasons YaST makes openSUSE Awesome

YaST makes openSUSE Awesome Title

I read a lot of negativity about YaST on the webs, Reddit, YouTubes... other places... and I wanted to write a counter to all those negative statements. Why? YaST was the biggest selling point for me to go openSUSE when I departed the Mandrake / Mandriva world about 10 years ago (at the time of … Continue reading Top 11 Reasons YaST makes openSUSE Awesome

Noodlings 32 | Settling In

CubicleNate Noodlings Episode 32 Settling In

Here is the 32nd grab-and-go sized podcast episode This is the first recording in the new studio on new hardware. There are some slight audio issues but if I went for perfection... I would have just deleted this recording I would have stopped these long ago Wayland Display Server on openSUSE Tumbleweed in 2021 elementary … Continue reading Noodlings 32 | Settling In

elementary OS 6.0 | Review From an openSUSE User

A biased review of elementary OS 6.0 Odin by an openSUSE user.

Wayland Display Server on openSUSE Tumbleweed in 2021

Wayland on openSUSE Title

I became aware of the Wayland Display Server project in 2012 when I was playing with using DisplayLink on openSUSE. I was told that when Wayland is released, it would fix my woes. Nine years later, it was time to give Wayland an honest go with openSUSE again. The impetus behind it was curiosity since … Continue reading Wayland Display Server on openSUSE Tumbleweed in 2021

HP EliteBook 840 G7 with openSUSE Continued

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Adding about $200 worth of hardware to the HP EliteBook 840 G7, running openSUSE Tumbleweed makes a good machine into an excellent machine.

Noodlings 31 | Reflecting

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Here is the 31st one-lump sized podcast episode This is published late due to things. I hope you find something worth while. PipeWire Audio Server on openSUSE Tumbleweed Valve's SteamDeck Release BDLL Follow Up openSUSE Corner News GNOME, Wireshark update in Tumbleweed Leap Gains Maintenance Update Improvements Tumbleweed Roundup 6 snapshots during this week (0715, … Continue reading Noodlings 31 | Reflecting

PipeWire Audio Server on openSUSE Tumbleweed

PipeWire on openSUSE

Linux audio has been considered a sore-spot with some audiophiles. Personally, I have been very happy with Linux Audio since about 2009 or 2010 or so and enjoyed its continual improvements as the project has matured. The high point for PulseAudio has been the intuitive, input / output switching. The downside has been the latency … Continue reading PipeWire Audio Server on openSUSE Tumbleweed