Going LinuxAuthor: Larry Bushey and Bill Smith
18 Jan 2019

Going Linux

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Once you become aware that there is a dependable, secure, capable, and modern computer system that rivals all others in popularity and actual use, you will want to try the Linux operating system on your computer. Perhaps you've been using a member of the Unix/Linux family - Linux, Android, ChromeOS, BSD or even OSX - for quite a while. If so, you are likely looking for new ways to optimize your technology for the way you work. Going Linux is for computer users who just want to use Linux to get things done. Are you new to Linux, upgrading from Windows to Linux, or just thinking about moving to Linux? This audio podcast provides you with practical, day-to-day advice on how to use Linux and its applications. Our goal is to help make the Linux experience easy for you.

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    Going Linux #360 · Run your business on Linux - Part 2

    In this episode, we mention some software that you might want to look at if you write for a living. These might be such jobs as a copywriter, an author of novels, or a creator of technical articles for publication in an online magazine.

    Episode 360 Time Stamps
    00:00 Going Linux #360 · Run your business on Linux - Part 2
    00:15 Introduction
    01:26 Thank you!
    04:30 Software for simple writing
    05:52 Linux software for electronic books
    10:30 Linux software for illustrating your document
    14:08 Advanced image creation and editing for Linux
    22:12 Collaboration software for writers using Linux
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  • Posted on 05 Jan 2019

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    Going Linux #359 · Listener Feedback

    We provide recommendations on Linux computers pre-installed with Linux. We also have two "Gone Linux" stories, recommendations on learning the terminal and learning python, some comments on Snap packages, suggestions on listening in Rythmbox, and information on where to purchase Linux distribution media. And more, of course.

    Episode 359 Time Stamps
    00:00 Going Linux #359 · Listener Feedback
    00:15 Introduction
    01:10 Myer: Gone Linux Voice Mail
    05:37 Joey: Awesome podcast
    10:03 Michael: Learning Python programming
    13:27 Michael: Comments on Episode 342
    16:26 Angelo: Additional comments
    16:47 John: Snap Packages
    20:39 Sean: 3 topics of feedback
    25:03 Michael: Listening to podcasts in Rhythmbox
    27:31 Tim: Info on Acer SB111-32N
    32:43 Sergio: Greetings from South America
    35:36 Stefan: Used applications
    37:22 Andy: Gone Linux with Linux Mint 19
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    40:51 End


  • Posted on 20 Dec 2018

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    Going Linux #358 · Listener Feedback

    This month we have voice feedback from Paul, suggestions on alternatives for G+, a question on OpenVPN, feedback and problems moving to Linux. Troy provides a Going Linux story on software for Linux users.

    Episode 358 Time Stamps
    00:00 Going Linux #358 · Listener Feedback
    00:15 Introduction
    01:46 Paul: Boot Partition Saga Audio Feedback
    09:00 Greg: A minion response for Paul
    12:16 Sergio: G+ alternatives and gaming tip
    16:11 Rick: Mounting shares over OpenVPN
    19:17 Don: Feedback on moving to Linux
    32:20 John: Problems installing Ubuntu MATE
    38:29 Troy: Suggestion for forums
    39:26 Troy: Windows for business
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  • Posted on 05 Dec 2018

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    Going Linux #357 · Running your business on Linux - Part 1

    Although the title of this episode says that we'll be talking about running a business on Linux, we focus most of our conversation beyond the operating system and onto other open source applications for use in business.

    Episode 357 Time Stamps
    00:00 Going Linux #357 · Running your business on Linux - Part 1
    00:15 Introduction
    04:27 Office Suites
    07:15 Open Document Formats
    09:48 Compatibility across office suites
    12:37 Linux email applications
    13:47 Linux browsers
    15:48 Linux chat application
    21:05 Check you software repositories FIRST!
    21:47 Business software for Linux in future episodes
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  • Posted on 20 Nov 2018

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    Going Linux #356 · Listener Feedback

    We get corrected (again). Michael has success. Daniel is frustrated by the lack of accessibility. Mike shares his Gone Linux story.

    Episode 356 Time Stamps
    00:00 Going Linux #356 · Listener Feedback
    00:15 Introduction
    01:50 Mike Windows: Edge integration
    03:47 Michael: Linux on a USB
    06:52 Katja: Thanks
    08:26 Daniel: Getting to the top panel
    12:54 Mike S: Tip for 'no nukes' solution
    24:58 Nathan: A minion fo ropenSUSE
    28:11 Frank: Lost in the *buntuverse
    30:05 Paul: Hard drive update
    31:49 Peter: Comments on Paul's feedback
    34:38 Gord: Correcting our terminology
    37:00 Mel: Name in the toolbar
    39:52 Mike: Blind guy gone Linux
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    45:58 End


  • Posted on 05 Nov 2018

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