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DLN Xtend reviews this week’s Destination Linux Network shows, expanding on the topics covered and offering another perspective.


14: Home VPN Server, JACK Audio, DigitalOcean Sponsorship, AppImageLauncher Dev Feedback, PinePhone Testing, FreeCAD, KDE Plasma 5.18, PC Cooling, ProtonCalendar
Feb 18 • 54 min
Welcome back to DLN Xtend. In this 14th episode, Eric talks about setting up a VPN to connect to his home network as well as more experimentation with JACK audio. Nate discusses transferring his domain to a new registrar and the upcoming move to self…
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
Feb 6 • 47 min
Welcome to episode 13 of DLN Xtend. In the weekly update segment, Nate fixes his robot vacuum. Eric talks about his latest YouTube videos, including video trimming tools and a new episode the LibreOffice Calc series with Serge. Our community focus this…
12: Manjaro Previews, Plasma 5.18 Beta, Windscribe, Kontact, Nate’s Hardware Fail, Manjaro’s New Laptop, Linus Torvalds and ZFS, Hardware Addicts
Jan 23 • 33 min
In the weekly update segment, Eric talks about testing and making videos about the preview releases of Manjaro's upcoming 19.0 release as well as KDE Plasma 5.18 Beta on Kubuntu. Nate tells us about using Windscribe VPN, managing Kontact, and a hardware…
11: Kdenlive, AppImageLauncher, openSUSE Tumbleweed, Linux Elitism, KDE Plasma SDK, 2020 Linux Hopes and Dreams, New DLN Podcast
Jan 16 • 41 min
This week Nate talks about his admiration for Kdenlive and even using it to editing audio. Who knew? Eric gets back to making YouTube videos, in particular one on AppImageLauncher. The community segment is on a topic Eric started about the best dIstro and…
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…
Jan 5 • 47 min
In this edition, Nate talks about setting up quick tiling on KDE's Plasma desktop environment and also using Linux in the kitchen for recipes and entertainment. This week's Community Focus covers a Discourse forum post entitled Giving Back to OUR…
9: Nate’s Lighting Project, EndeavourOS, Ubuntu Cinnamon Remix, What Makes Distros Different, Home Media Servers, 2019 Discoveries, Feren OS, Zebedee Gaming 24 Hour Live Stream
Jan 3 • 43 min
We've been busy with the holidays and took a short break. We're back with a new episode to start 2020. In this edition, we cover what we've done these past few weeks. Nate tells us more about his holiday lighting project and Eric talks about EndeavourOS,…
8: elementary OS testing, Emby and other media servers, What do you appreciate about Linux compared to Windows, FreeGeek interview, PulseEffects, Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Survey, KDE Plasma 5.18 LTS, KDE Discover
Dec 15, 2019 • 43 min
On this episode of DLN Xtend we discuss our week with elementary OS 15.1 Hera and Emby and home media servers. Our community segment converges with Linux for Everyone where Jason asks the question "What do you appreciate about Linux compared to Windows?".…
7: DLN Community’s Must Have Software, Ubuntu Touch on Raspberry Pi, Fedora and Flathub, Bitwarden, DLN’s Charity FreeGeek
Dec 10, 2019 • 26 min
This week we discuss the DLN community's take on must-have software, Ubuntu Touch on the Raspberry PI, concerns over proprietary software from Flathub appearing in the Software Center on Fedora, Bitwarden software spotlight, and DLN's first charity…
6: Linux Tax Prep Software, Private Internet Access Acquisition, IPFire, Brave Browser Rewards, Pinebook Pro
Dec 1, 2019 • 31 min
This week we cover a discussion of tax preparation software from the DLN Discourse forum, discuss the ramifications of Private Internet Access being purchased by Kape Technologies, what IPFire is and how Nate is using it, a creator's perspective on the…
5: Community News, Google’s Project Nightingale, Does Linux Feel Slower, Nextcry and Self Hosting Nextcloud, System76 Event
Nov 24, 2019 • 36 min
In this episode we cover community news, Google's Project Nightingale and HIPAA concerns, does Linux feel slower with CPU mitigations, Nextcry and is self hosting Nextcloud such a good idea, and the System76 press and creators event. Please stop by the…
4: DLN Game Night, PinePhone Preorder, Nate on Ask Noah, L4E on Living Your Life to the Fullest, openSUSE Name Change Vote, Linus Torvalds No Longer a Programmer, Pinebook Pro and Software for ARM
Nov 17, 2019 • 30 min
In this episode we cover Weekly events, recap the first ever DLN game night, pine over the PinePhone preorder, Nate gives his account of being on the Ask Noah Show, Linux for Everyone's take on Living Your Life to the Fullest and how the Linux community…
3: Weekly happenings, importance of using a VPN, backup options, is there too much choice in Linux, and being realistic about proprietary software
Nov 12, 2019 • 37 min
In this episode we talk about our week, the importance of using a VPN, desktop backup options, answer the question of whether there too much choice in Linux, and being realistic about using proprietary software. Please stop by the DLN Discourse, Telegram,…
2: DLN Social Channels, Lukasz Erecinski of Pine64, Microsoft Surface Go Tablet, Issues with GNOME
Nov 4, 2019 • 38 min
In this episode we discuss the question of does the Destination Linux Network have too many social channels, discuss the interview with Lukasz of PINE64 and the implications of vendor/developer collaboration, Ryan's experience with the Microsoft Surface…
1: Ubuntu ZFS, Desktop Linux Evangelism, Internet Privacy and Xfce vs. KDE Plasma Resource Usage
Oct 28, 2019 • 40 min
In the first regular episode of DLN Xtend we take a little time to introduce ourselves. Topics covered include a discussion on Ubuntu 19.10 experimental ZFS support and how that might be used in future releases, desktop Linux evangelism, anonymity on the…
0: Linux Flagship Devices, Rolling for Servers, Older Hardware and Ubuntu 19.10 Eoan Ermine
Oct 25, 2019 • 48 min
In this, our preview DLN Xtend episode, we discuss the (unusual?) concept of Linux flagship devices, the pros and cons of rolling releases on the server side, the continuing trend of removing support for older hardware in many Linux distributions and a…