Episode 3:15: A Hot Plate of Hype
January 30th, 2023
1 hr 21 mins 9 secs
About this Episode
Coming up in this episode
- A little podman
- Manifest v3
- More Browsers?
- And what do you know? More browsers
0:00 Cold Open
1:30 Giving Podman a Whirl
10:14 What's Wrong with a Few Boxes?
18:08 Browser Watch: Firefox 109
22:47 Browser Watch: Manifest v3 History
31:44 Browser Watch: A Little More Manifest v3
40:03 Browser Watch: The Chromium Scrolls
48:24 Browser Watch: A Fix to the Web
56:06 Feedback: Johnny and LinuxGameCast
58:51 Kid3 Turns 20
1:00:39 QR Codes for All!
1:05:22 Community Focus: ASUS NLC
1:09:41 App Focus: Gnome Web + Tangram
1:17:51 Next Time: CentOS
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Firefox 109 brings manifest v3 support
Maniwhat, now? Version who?
- 2018, Google proposes Manifest v3.
- July 2019, The EFF notes.
- Then in September of 2019, Firefox responded to the Manifest v3 announcement.
- April 2020, Vivaldi, with version 3.0, debuts its ad and tracker blocker as a means to bypass the manifest v3 issue altogether.
- Brave had always had an ad blocker, but beefed up its performance and ability in 2019.
- November 2020, Google finalizes and publishes Manifest v3.
- December 2021, The EFF reminds us.
- uBlock Origin Lite exists.
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Moar Browser Watch
Chromium answers Leo's prayers! In 109, Linux scrolling seems to have been fixed.
- He complained about it in Season 2 Episode 16.
- The Bug. ### A fix to the web
- Brave's been blocking the cookie consent banners.
- Thanks Johnny (Aromatic Dev) for having the Linux Game Cast folks give us a shout.
A couple of other topics
- Kid3 turns 20
- DuckDuckGo instant answers can make QR codes too, just type
qr code WHATEVERe.g.
qr code https://linuxuserspace.show.
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App Focus Gnome Web + Tangram
The history of CentOS, a few thoughts, and whatever else we can cram into the show*
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