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Weekly Linux news and analysis by Chris and Wes. The show every week we hope you'll go to when you want to hear an informed discussion about what’s happening.
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Linux Action News 194

2021-06-2124:26

Linux's résumé got a nice boost this week; why Google is paying for more kernel development, and how CloudLinux might be pulling ahead of the CentOS pack. Plus, our thoughts on Steam possibly coming to ChromeOS and the game-changing feature coming to ZFS.
Linux Action News 193

Linux Action News 193

2021-06-1424:581

The premier Linux desktops get some futuristic new features, and we break down the seven-year-old vulnerability in your Linux box revealed this week. Plus the critical kernel feature that lacks funding, and our take on helloSystem, a FreeBSD-based macOS alternative.
Linux Action News 192

Linux Action News 192

2021-06-0724:17

An old Linux distro gets a new trick, and all Linux users get a few excellent quality of life updates. Plus, the new initiative that has Apple, Google, and Microsoft all working together.
Linux Action News 191

Linux Action News 191

2021-05-3132:571

Our reaction to the new Freenode developments, and Audacity's latest shock to the community. Plus Pwned Passwords goes open source, the public release of Fuchsia, and Valve's rumored Linux handheld.
Linux Action News 190

Linux Action News 190

2021-05-2326:471

Our take on the Freenode exodus, Linux Apps going public in Chrome OS, and Red Hat's desktop hiring spree. Plus the new Firefox security features in beta, great news for F-Droid, and Apple transfers CUPS to a new home.
Linux Action News 189

Linux Action News 189

2021-05-1624:451

Our reaction to System76's Launch keyboard, Google's new Fuchsia contributor that's a big name, and the repairable Linux Laptop with a few new tricks.
Linux Action News 188

Linux Action News 188

2021-05-1023:44

We start you off with the headlines that matter this week, then share our thoughts on Audacity's new owners proposing user tracking.
Linux Action News 187

Linux Action News 187

2021-05-0323:58

A spicy mix of distro news, including Rocky Linux's first milestone release, and our follow-up on the University of Minnesota’s kernel ban. Plus a major step in Apple M1 GPU support.
Linux Action News 186

Linux Action News 186

2021-04-2624:41

The University of Minnesota has been banned from the Linux kernel. We'll share the history, the context, and where things stand now around the controversial research that led to the ban. Plus Ubuntu 21.04 is out, and we try WSL's new GUI Linux app support.
Linux Action News 185

Linux Action News 185

2021-04-1925:30

The major shift in the Linux landscape this week that was hardly noticed, and our thoughts on COSMIC from System76. Plus Google adds its weight behind Rust in the Linux Kernel, and the new security features landing in WSL2.
Linux Action News 184

Linux Action News 184

2021-04-1222:17

Don't buy that M1-powered Apple machine just yet, solving Wayland-driven fragmentation, and why Firefox is about to get an upgrade on Linux. Plus the imminent problem KDE solved this week, and more.
Linux Action News 183

Linux Action News 183

2021-04-0528:53

The first CentOS clone is out, but it's the second part of their announcement that might be the most important. Plus our reaction to SCO reigniting their decades-long fight with IBM and Red Hat, and the big news in GTK-land you might have missed.
Linux Action News 182

Linux Action News 182

2021-03-2922:24

GNOME 40 is out and we chat with the project’s Executive Director about the technical and visual improvements in the new release. Plus the facts around RMS’s return to the FSF board, and our analysis of the situation. Special Guest: Neil McGovern.
Linux Action News 181

Linux Action News 181

2021-03-2123:00

Mobile Linux OSes are looking better than ever this week, a new effort to keep legacy applications running on Linux, and the signals indicating a Fuchsia release is nigh. Plus a PSA for GNOME users, and a recently improved tool for the Raspberry Pi. Special Guest: Dalton Durst.
Linux Action News 180

Linux Action News 180

2021-03-1424:01

The A-Team assembled to make open source more trustworthy, why we might be about to find out how much SUSE is worth, and some essential project updates.
Linux Action News 179

Linux Action News 179

2021-03-0829:411

Canonical reveals long-term Ubuntu plans that you might have missed, and the "double ungood" warning from Linus this week.
Linux Action News 178

Linux Action News 178

2021-02-2825:52

Red Hat is still in damage control mode, a new hacker laptop called Framework makes bold promises, and what Google is spending money on in the Linux kernel. Plus why we've recently switched back to Firefox, and more.
Linux Action News 177

Linux Action News 177

2021-02-2120:211

We share some exclusive details about the Linux-powered gear that just landed on Mars, and the open-source frameworks that make it possible. Plus a major new feature coming to a Linux distro near you.
Linux Action News 176

Linux Action News 176

2021-02-1527:00

Microsoft and Ubuntu's relationship is under a new spotlight this week. Plus our rundown of the feature-packed 5.11 release, a Fuchsia surprise, exciting hardware news, and more.
Linux Action News 175

Linux Action News 175

2021-02-0722:35

The story behind a Microsoft repo shipping in Raspberry Pi OS, Canonical updates a special version of Ubuntu, and a couple of milestones the Linux world hit this week.
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terrywang

It's time to be all in for podman, especially on Arch / Manjaro or Fedora.

Feb 3rd
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terrywang

Welcome back guys, good luck and all the best being independent again ;-)

Sep 8th
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terrywang

Glad to hear that Linux Action News is coming back on 17th Sep!

Aug 27th
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Oleksii Baida

F

Aug 12th
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Tulasidhar Dronamraju

was a good podcast

May 10th
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Wer K

sad to hear this

May 6th
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Gaurav Kumar

Big fan. stay safe. best of luck to you and your crew.

Apr 19th
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Brian Obey

for saying cunt? they act like he aint British?!?!

Apr 16th
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2kabhishek

very sad to see you go ☹️

Apr 13th
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terrywang

Continue to use this feed which is up-to-date

Nov 19th
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Wylel B

has this moved?

Jul 19th
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Özgür Yüksel

i really loved the point Chris looses the "news reporting" style and pick on Librem 1 ( Librem is c00l btw) . I am still laughing 🤣

Jun 28th
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Costa, H.T.

will ads be able to hide behind this Google's technology?

May 30th
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Simos Katsiaris

as a poweruser on Android, amp sucks

May 20th
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Daniel Eguia

great podcast thanks

Jul 20th
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Erik Young

Samsung is full of it. it's June and my Note 5 still doesn't have the April update.

Jun 6th
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Andrei Rojas

awesome

Feb 27th
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Nathan Conklin

Great podcast!

Jan 1st
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