Linux For The Rest Of Us #72 – Linux For All

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A Linux podcast for anyone even remotely interested in Linux! With Steve McLaughlin, the Door to Door Geek.

Episode 72 Show Notes



[06:59] Basic basic
Give some love

[13:24] BrewTarget – Brewtarget is a free open source application built for Linux, Mac, and Windows that helps users create and manage beer recipes. It implements BeerXML and is therefore compatible with Beersmith. The ultimate goal of the project is to be able to take a set of user-given constraints and immediately formulate a recipe.

Pay Product (http://www.beersmith.com/) same XML format

[18:14] Ohloh – Ohloh is a new kind of software directory, combining community-driven content with a unique source code crawler that monitors up-to-date development activity.



[25:07] Razor-QT – Razor-qt is an advanced, easy-to-use, and fast desktop environment based on Qt technologies. It has been tailored for users who value simplicity, speed, and an intuitive interface. Unlike most desktop environments, Razor-qt also works fine with weak machines.

Nothing really flashy



[29:16] Raspberry Pi ready to launch low-cost PCs next month.

Auction update, factory video


When they go on sale


[33:12] SoundJuicer – Sound Juicer is the GNOME CD ripper, included in GNOME Desktop from GNOME 2.10.



[36:14] Clementine Music Player 1.0 (Stable), Finally Released – Clementine is a multiplatform music player. It is inspired by Amarok 1.4, focusing on a fast and easy-to-use interface for searching and playing your music.

[38:42] Bob Ross in GIMP series.


[44:18] Imagination – Imagination is a lightweight and simple DVD slide show maker for Linux and FreeBSD.



[47:44] Unity YouTube Lens Updates with Browser Free Video Playback – The Lens and Scope set lets you browse and search YouTube’s millions of videos without leaving the Ubuntu desktop or having to open a browser. You can manually refine video results using the available filters. These include sorting by video relevance, viewcount or ratings. Clicking on a video result opens up the video for immediate watching.


[50:33] Pondus – Pondus is a personal weight manager that keeps track of your body weight. It aims to be simple to use, lightweight, and fast. The data can be plotted to get a quick overview of the history of your weight. A simple weight planner allows to define “target weights” and this plan can be compared with the actual measurements in a plot.

[55:10] Mounting Remote Directories With SSHFS On Ubuntu 11.10 – This tutorial explains how you can mount a directory from a remote server on the local server securely using SSHFS. SSHFS (Secure SHell FileSystem) is a filesystem that serves files/directories securely over SSH, and local users can use them just as if the were local files/directories. On the local computer, the remote share is mounted via FUSE (Filesystem in Userspace).


[59:21] IM from the Terminal: 2 Great Applications.




[1:07:30] How To Backup Ubuntu 11.10 Using Déją Dup



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