Episode 2:15: Nix, Null, Nada, Nothing
January 17th, 2022
1 hr 44 mins 22 secs
About this Episode
0:00 Cold Open
1:47 Wireguard on Pi's?
16:06 The History of NixOS
1:03:39 Our Thoughts on NixOS
1:36:55 App Focus: tldr
1:40:35 Next Time: Topics
Coming up in this episode
- We Pi-ify the Wireguard
- The history of NixOS
- Will we nix the Nix?
- and TL;DR, tldr
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- [Wireguard](wireguard.io) on a Pi 2B+?
- Original developer: Eelco Dolstra (Nix), Armijn Hemel (NixOS)
- Site: nixos.org
- Base System: Independent
- Desktop Environment: Gnome or Plasma
- File Manager: Files or Dolphin
- Package Manager: nix
- Kernel: 5.15.11
- Display Manager: gdm or sddm
- Display Protocol: X11, Wayland
- Wikipedia page for NixOS
- About NixOS from the NixOS Wiki
- History of the NixOS Wiki
- Started as a research project in 2003
- Dec 2008 Linux.com writes
- Jun 2009 LWN.net writes
- Sep 2010 XFCE is added
- Nov 2011 NixOS moves to Github
- 2012 Nix 1.0 released
- Feb 2013 NixOS moves from Upstart to
- Jun 2013 NixOps is released
- Oct 2013 NixOS 13.10, Aardvark released!
- The French website LinuxFR covers NixOS 14.04.
- Another 2014 Review by Ordinatechnic
- 2015 review from LinuxFR
- A talk by Rok Garbas titled "Make Nix Friendlier for Beginners"
- Distrowatch 15.09 review
- Aug 2016 Presentation from one of the team
- 2017 See the NixOS "weekly" newsletter for the first time
- Distrowatch 17.03 review
- Nix 2.0, Released
- 2020 Review
- NixOS 21.11, Porcupine Released
- Distrohoppers Digest
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This episode's app:
With us trying out NixOS for this past month, that means our next show will be topic based. We have a few topics planned for you and all of them will affect you in the Linux User Space.
Our next distro to check out is MX Linux
Join us in two weeks when we return to the Linux User Space
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