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Linux Action News 192

An old Linux distro gets a new trick, and all Linux users get a few excellent quality of life updates.

Plus, the new initiative that has Apple, Google, and Microsoft all working together.

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  • grub-install: Add backup and restore
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  • openSUSE Leap 15.3 Released - Built Using Same Binary Packages As SUSE Linux Enterprise - Phoronix
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  • GNOME’s Need To Broaden Its Audience For Greater Impact & Funding
  • Atari VCS finally actually launches (in the US) on June 15 | GamingOnLinux
  • Atari VCS Controller Support Added To SDL2 - Phoronix


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