Category: FSF Free Software Foundation

lnav – like less but more colorful output of log files
03.02.2019

CentOS8: ccze author not willing to maintain ccze. no ccze and not even lnav available. how to monitor all logs… https://dwaves.de/2017/06/15/linux-monitor-all-logs-in-real-time-d-follow-all-show-changes-to-log-files-under-varlog/ as i was wondering what combination of less -R with or without ccze would allow me to view log […]

05.01.2019

is when one’s life depends on (especially when closed) source code that one has not written oneself.

17.12.2018

Thanks! thanks to all the contributors of open source soft- and hardware and people that share their knowledge online for free 🙂 i hope/think that better technology could possibly also change humans to the better… freely sharing information surely does […]

Let the gnu cow fly
10.08.2018

to “make the cow fly” means: “to party” or “to make something work” – to “let the gnu fly” – means install gnu-linux you god damn closed source addict! story about intergalactic cows: in a galaxy… not so  far away… […]

Debian GNU HURD MicroKernel – Stallman’s OS comes to life :-D
28.06.2017

2019-01: hurd revisited How far has HURD gotten? from hurd https://www.reddit.com/r/hurd/comments/69refx/how_far_has_hurd_gotten/ Debian supporting Hurd kernel? GO DEBIAN GO! 🙂 grab an iso here: https://cdimage.debian.org/cdimage/ports/current-hurd-i386/ There are several different ways to run a GNU/Hurd system: Distrib – Distributions based on the […]

The Problem with Closed Source Drivers
01.05.2017

Unfortunately Debian – and i guess the rest of the Linux world as well – users have a pretty hard time finding WIFI and LAN cards but also grafix cards that can run with 100% free software. (FSF! STALLMAN! HELP! […]

30.03.2017

massive amounts of recordings now available for those who did not get a sponsored flight on an hydrogen powered spaceship… 😀 (me). https://media.libreplanet.org/u/libreplanet/tag/libreplanet-2017-video/ libreplanet‘s media with tag libreplanet-2017-video The GNU philosophy: Ethics beyond ethics Algorithmic bias: Where it comes from […]

Alternative to the Alternative: Mumble (Audio only) vs WebRTC based video conferencing – Howto Setup jitsi debian mate – OpenSource alternative to Skype
24.02.2017

Google Project Zero security examination of WebRTC: https://googleprojectzero.blogspot.com/2018/12/adventures-in-video-conferencing-part-1.html WebRTC is the “new web browser based video conferencing kid on the block” and it is pretty cool: in theory possible to run one’s own server (nextcloud also implements it now) ease […]