Episode 116

Welcome to Episode 116 of the LinuxLUGcast

We are an open podcast/LUG that meets at 9 PM EST every first and third friday of the month using mumble.

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Hacker Public Radio New Years Eve Show

Mark Rice on G+

Slackware Raspberry Pi is now a read-only file system

I left the solution to this on Reddit.  It was not a Slackware only issue as I first thought, but that there were no inodes left in root.

Show Topics

FiftyOne Fifty:
Installed LX-Qt on NitrixOS.  Was having sluggishness in FF with not many tabs open. Seems to have helped though I still have Nitrix top bar.
Tried installing AnBox https://docs.anbox.io/userguide/install.html when system was still pure Nitrix.  Kept running into things that were not supported, even though above link is Ubuntu only.

Retro Console News:  PlayStation Classic Pwned by Hackers https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/12/cryptography-failure-leads-to-easy-hacking-for-playstation-classic/
24 Sega Genesis Classics Available on Fire TV for $15 https://www.theverge.com/2018/12/13/18138086/sega-genesis-amazon-fire-tv
Soldering a USB  port onto your Arcade1Up (ARM running MAME) and plugging in a keyboard gives you access to more games:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoqsmylX_AU
Total Arcade1Up conversion to RetroPi: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09DQCOr6zQM
RetroPi in a suitcase: https://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Arcade-Suitcase-With-Retropie/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email

Mini Laptops: GPD Pocket 2 Amber Black https://www.cnx-software.com/2018/12/16/gpd-pocket-2-amber-black-cheaper-mini-laptop-celeron-3965y-processor/
Samsung Notebook 9 Pen Convertable: https://liliputing.com/2018/12/samsungs-new-notebook-9-pen-convertible-laptops-are-coming-soon.html
Gemini PDA/PC https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/gemini-pda-android-linux-keyboard-mobile-device–2#/  https://store.planetcom.co.uk/products/gemini-pda-1

Mini Router PC: https://www.hystou.com/mini-pc-j1900-with-sfp?utm_source=Hystou+Gold&utm_campaign=8620708501-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_12_19_04_07&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_befef368e6-8620708501-97170785

Other Links: Intel Announces New CPU Patched for MeltDown and Spectre https://hackaday.com/2018/12/12/intel-announces-faster-processor-patched-for-meltdown-and-spectre/
Intel’s 5 Year Roadmap for Low Power Atom Chips: https://liliputing.com/2018/12/intel-unveils-5-year-roadmap-for-low-power-atom-chips.html
New KDE Smartphone https://itsfoss.com/necunos-linux-smartphone/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=new_linux_phone_audio_converter_removing_profanity_from_kernel_code_and_more_linux_stuff_issue_201849&utm_term=2018-12-06
All F-Words in kernel contents replaced with “hug” https://itsfoss.com/swear-words-linux-kernel/?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=new_linux_phone_audio_converter_removing_profanity_from_kernel_code_and_more_linux_stuff_issue_201849&utm_term=2018-12-06  https://store.planetcom.co.uk/collections/gemini-pda/products/gemini-pda-wifi-only
VR Film Where You Are the Co-Star:  https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/20/robert-rodriguez-releases-vr-film/
Toyota Announces Killer Humanoid Robot: https://www.engadget.com/2018/11/20/robert-rodriguez-releases-vr-film/
How To Defend Yourself from the Marriot Hack: https://www.wired.com/story/marriott-hack-protect-yourself/
Al Lowe puts Sierra Source Code on eBay: https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2018/11/al-lowe-reveals-his-sierra-source-code-collection-then-puts-all-of-it-on-ebay/

Merry GrootMas from Geek Acres: http://s1312.photobucket.com/user/FiftyPics/media/20181206_183022_zpsv5qbmbdj.jpg.html?sort=2&o=3

Our next recording date will be Jan, 4 2019

Our music is “Downright” provided by Klaatu and Broam

We would like to thank Delwin for the use of his mumble server, and for the bot module to find the next recording date ll you need to do is type .ns in our irc channel.

We would also like to thank “000webhost” for web hosting

Finally we would like to give a special thanks to Kwisher, Faherfinch, and Tony Beemus for all there help and support over the years.