Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

The Linux Setup - Goblin, TechBytes/OpenBytes

Filed under
Linux
Interviews

I kind of love it when interviewees say they have a perfect Linux setup. It’s nice to see someone living the dream. Goblin, aka Tim, has a setup he considers to be perfect, and that gives us all something to strive for.

1. Who are you, and what do you do?

I run a blog and co-host an audiocast which highlights diversity in the computing world. I emphasise FOSS solutions [and] champion the plethora of choice in today’s market.

I run these projects as hobby and it’s as far removed from my real job as is probably possible.

2. What distribution do you run on your main desktop/laptop?

On my desktop form factor I am currently runing PCLinuxOS.

Rest here




RE: The Linux Setup

I totally agree, PCLinuxOS is more than adequate for my needs, too.

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

More in Tux Machines

France: ‘tax source code will be made public’

France’s tax department is willing to make the source code available for its income tax software system, says Axelle Lemaire, minister responsible for Digital Affairs. However, preparation takes time, she told April, France’s free software advocacy group, last month. Read more

Simplicity Linux 15.7 Comes at the End of July with Linux Kernel 4.0

David Purse from the development team of Simplicity Linux, a distribution derived from LXPup and built around the LXDE desktop environment, has announced the release of the first Beta build towards the final version of Simplicity Linux 15.7. Read more

Linux Kernel 3.14.46 LTS Has ARM and ARM64 Improvements, Updated Drivers

After announcing the release of the Linux kernel 4.1.1, Linux kernel 4.0.7, and Linux kernel 3.10.82 LTS, Greg Kroah-Hartman also published details about a new maintenance release of the Linux 3.14 kernel branch. Read more

Google open-sources its software for making trippy images with deep learning

The deepdream project is now available on GitHub. The project relies on the open-source Caffe deep learning framework. Deep learning involves training artificial neural networks on a large pile of data — for example, pictures of geese — and then throwing them a new piece of data, like a picture of an ostrich, to receive an educated guess about it. Read more