Web technologist, Linux / open source aficionado, and all-around tech guy. My background is in IT where I've worked as a sysadmin, support technician and product manager. I’ve been using Linux since the early 2000s, both personally and professionally and am constantly surprised and delighted with how far desktop Linux has come in the last 20 years.
EndeavourOS is not Arch, Learning Computer Programming, ARM and x86 Meet in the Middle, Virtual Machines, Virtual Environments, and Containers
May 28th, 2020 | 56 mins 11 secs
DLN Xtend Episode 21: EndeavourOS is not Arch, Learning Computer Programming, ARM and x86 Meet in the Middle, Virtual Machines, Virtual Environments, and Containers
Episode 20: Testing Ubuntu, Deepin and EndeavourOS, Updating openSUSE, PinePhone Plunge, Right to Repair, Art of Troubleshooting
April 22nd, 2020 | 1 hr 10 mins
DLN Xtend Episode 20: Eric tests Ubuntu, Deepin and EndeavourOS. Nate updates an ancient install of openSUSE and takes the PinePhone plunge. Discussion on consumer right to repair and the art of troubleshooting.
Episode 19: OBS Plugins, Video Editors, Folding@Home, Limiting Internet Usage for Children, Linux Mint Debian Edition
April 6th, 2020 | 35 mins 21 secs
DLN Xtend Episode 19: Nate tries out some OBS Plugins, Eric continues the search for the right video editor, an update on Folding@Home, limiting Internet usage for children, and Linux Mint Debian Edition.
March 23rd, 2020 | 29 mins 32 secs
Eric gets a new home studio/office, Nate explains LeoCAD, how Folding@Home is helping with COVID-19, and a new release of Clonezilla live.
March 15th, 2020 | 44 mins 27 secs
DLN Xtend Episode 17: Nate tests FreeOffice, Eric learns Kdenlive, KOReader document viewer, new AMD vulnerability, find open source alternatives at Opensource.Builders, the Linux for Everyone Alan Pope interview, and using a tablet to control OBS.
March 8th, 2020 | 51 mins 4 secs
DLN Xtend Episode 16: Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa testing, KDE Plasma 5.18 and Calligra's office suite, Ikey Doherty and Lispy Snake, and Facebook sponsors the OBS Project.
Episode 15: Helping New Linux Users, Linux Audio - JACK and Reaper, PinePhone Braveheart and UBports, Rolling vs. Fixed Releases, Proprietary Software and Dual Booting
March 1st, 2020 | 42 mins 11 secs
desintation linux network, dln xtend, dual booting, helping new linux users, jack, pinephone, proprietary software, reaper, rolling releases, ubports
This week we discuss helping new Linux users get started, more Linux audio with JACK and Reaper, PinePhone Braveheart and UBports, rolling vs. fixed releases, and finally negativity around proprietary software and dual booting.
Episode 14: Home VPN Server, JACK Audio, DigitalOcean Sponsorship, AppImageLauncher Dev Feedback, PinePhone Testing, FreeCAD, KDE Plasma 5.18, PC Cooling, ProtonCalendar
February 18th, 2020 | 54 mins 33 secs
This week we discuss using a home VPN server, JACK audio, DLN's DigitalOcean sponsorship, feedback from the AppImageLauncher developer, community testing the PinePhone, FreeCAD, KDE Plasma 5.18, PC cooling, and ProtonCalendar.
Episode 13: Linux Laptop Brands, Linux Tablets, DLN Game Night, LUGs, Canonical's Hayden Barnes on WSL, Dustin Krysak of Ubuntu Budgie on Giving Back to FOSS
February 6th, 2020 | 47 mins 3 secs
This week we talk Linux laptop brands, Linux tablets, DLN's latest game night, Linux user groups, Hayden Barnes of Canonical on WSL and Microsoft, and Dustin Krysak of Ubuntu Budgie and giving back to FOSS.
Episode 12: Manjaro Previews, Plasma 5.18 Beta, Windscribe, Kontact, Nate's Hardware Fail, Manjaro's New Laptop, Linus Torvalds and ZFS, Hardware Addicts
January 23rd, 2020 | 33 mins 48 secs
Manjaro 19.0 previews, KDE Plasma 5.18 Beta, Nate on Windscribe VPN, managing Kontact, Nate's hardware fail, listener feedback, community discussion on domain registrars, Manjaro's new laptop, Linux Torvalds and ZFS, and DLNs new show Hardware Addicts.
Episode 11: Kdenlive, AppImageLauncher, openSUSE Tumbleweed, Linux Elitism, KDE Plasma SDK, 2020 Linux Hopes and Dreams, New DLN Podcast
January 16th, 2020 | 41 mins 35 secs
This week Kdenlive including editing audio, AppImageLauncher, openSUSE Tumbleweed snapshots, Linux elitism, using the KDE Plasma SDK to export settings, our 2020 Linux hopes and Dreams, and a special announcement about a new DLN podcast.
Episode 10: Quick Tiling in KDE Plasma, Linux in the Kitchen, Giving Back to OUR Community (Donating to Open Source), DasGeek's YouTube Channel Passes 10,000 Subscribers, Update on FreeGeek Charity Fund Raising, Kdenlive 19.12, Wendy Hill on darktable
January 5th, 2020 | 47 mins 30 secs
This week we cover quick tiling in KDE Plasma, Linux in the kitchen, giving back to OUR community (donating to Open Source), DasGeek's YouTube channel passes 10,000 subscribers, an update on the FreeGeek charity fund raising effort, Kdenlive 19.12, and Wendy Hill's take on darktable.