Episode 411

Episode 4:11: Why Don't You Use Linux?


January 8th, 2024

1 hr 27 mins 49 secs

Season 4

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About this Episode

Coming up in this episode

  • The Linux Desktop is the best!
  • There are humans on the other end of the Internet.
  • We do some Browser spectating.
  • Gentoo loses its mind.

0:00 Cold Open
1:43 Why Not Linux?
25:39 Browser Watch!
55:47 Reverb Focus
1:10:18 Community Focus: DB Tech
1:15:03 Gentoo Focus
1:24:26 Next Time: KDE History
1:26:31 Stinger

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So, why don't you use Linux?

  • The Mastodon post that sparked our conversation.
  • It also got posted to Reddit and this was one reply 🚨Warning NSFW language🚨


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Browser Watch

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Reverb Focus



  • Big thanks for binging all the back episodes, we hope you stay tuned for more. We might make it to a BSD episode someday.


  • Too many Gnome extensions is too much. Vanilla is the way.


  • Started with Gnome 2.4 then jumped to Cinnamon. Gnome is really different from other desktop environments.


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Community Focus - DB Tech

Gentoo Focus

Next Time

We plan to explore and provide the history of KDE Plasma Desktop.

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