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S14E20 – Claps Select Slate

This week we’ve been playing DOOM Eternal and buying aptX Low Latency earbuds. We discuss the Steam Deck from Valve, bring you a command line love and go over all your feedback.

It’s Season 14 Episode 20 of the Ubuntu Podcast! Alan Pope, Mark Johnson and Martin Wimpress are connected and speaking to your brain.

In this week’s show:

  • We discuss what we’ve been up to recently:
    • Martin has been buying aptX Low Latency earbuds – EPOS GTW 270 Hybrid and Creative Labs Aurvana Trio Wireless
    • Mark has been playing with DOOM Eternal.
  • We discuss the Steam Deck from Valve
  • We share a Command Line Lurve:
    • duc – Duc is a collection of tools for inspecting and visualizing disk usage.
sudo apt install duc duc index ~ duc ls ~ # plain text output duc ui ~ # curses interface (like ncdu) duc graph ~ # Creates a png sunburst graph duc gui ~ # Interactive X sunburst graph
  • And we go over all your amazing feedback – thanks for sending it – please keep sending it!
  • Image credit: Daniel Lincoln
  • We are running a crowd funder to cover our audio production costs on Patreon.
  • You can listen to the Ubuntu Podcast back catalogue on YouTube.

That’s all for this week! If there’s a topic you’d like us to discuss, or you have any feedback on previous shows, please send your comments and suggestions to show@ubuntupodcast.org or Tweet us or Toot us or Comment on our Facebook page or comment on our sub-Reddit.

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 2021-07-22  28m