Linux User Space

How did your favorite Linux distribution get its start? Join us and find out! Linux User Space is hosted by Leo and Dan, and every two weeks we deep dive into the history of Linux distributions and the things that matter to us. Episodes drop every other Monday.


Episode 2:20: AFK, TTYL

0:00 Cold Open
1:44 Banter: The Finale!
5:26 Best Distros of the Season?
23:54 Fedora 36, Coming Soon!
26:41 Ubuntu 22.04, Coming Soon!
31:46 Ubuntu's Accent Colors
34:25 Ubuntu's Triple Buffering
39:30 Ubuntu's New Logo
48:24 Browser in the Browser
59:43 Feedback: Levsky
1:08:09 Feedback: Peter
1:13:11 Feedback: Lioh
1:17:55 Feedback: CubicleNate
1:20:16 Feedback: Larry
1:32:13 Feedback: Aris
1:37:50 Housekeeping
1:41:34 App Focus: Metadata Cleaner
1:46:24 Our Top 3 Favorite Apps
1:53:51 Next Time
2:02:45 Stinger

Coming up in this episode

  1. We look to the past
  2. We look to the present
  3. And we look to the future
Banter - Stay Tuned
  • We are taking a break but we will be back soon (a couple of months). We plan to keep our livestreams going on twitch. Watch our socials and
  • We look back at our season
Fedora 36 is coming
  • The very busy schedule
  • Blocker Bug Tracking
  • Freeze Exception Bugs
  • Gnome 42 will be in there
Ubuntu 22.04 is also coming
  • Testing tracker
  • 22.04 Jammy Jellyfish proposed release schedule
  • Draft 22.04 Release Notes
  • omg!ubuntu!'s coverage of the accent colors
  • Triple Buffering Patch
  • New Logo
Phishing for the Experienced
  • Post from mr.d0x
  • Bleeping Computer article
Feedback Levsky via YouTube - Slackware
  • Is it good to learn for professional advancement? Listen to our thoughts.
Peter via YouTube - on past episodes
  • We moved YouTube channels some time ago.
  • We plan to post "reruns" during the offseason while we upload past episodes. Watch the playlists on our channel for updates.
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Lioh via Email - on Proper Slacking
  • slackpkg hook to help with kernel upgrades
  • wget -O /usr/libexec/slackpkg/functions.d/
  • chmod +x /usr/libexec/slackpkg/functions.d/
  • Lioh's Open Source Linux course (for beginners!) based on Slackware (in German)
CubicleNate via Patreon - on Xfree86 transition
  • Xfree86
  • X.Org
Larry via Email - on KDE Plasma
  • KDE Plasma
  • Manjaro
  • MX Linux
  • Linux Mint
  • Linux Saloon
  • Ghostery Browser
Eric via Matrix - on the Framework Laptop
  • Framework Laptop
Aris via Discord - on Distro Benefits
  • Building Void packages from source
  • AUR Packages
  • Slackbuilds
  • Linux Out Loud Podcast from the Destination Linux Network.
  • Linux User Space subreddit
  • Email us -
  • Linux User Space Discord Server
  • Our Matrix room
  • Support us at Patreon
  • Join us on Telegram
  • Follow us on Twitter
  • LUS is on Mastodon
  • Watch us on YouTube
  • Watch our livestreams on Twitch
  • Check out our website
App Focus

Metadata Cleaner

We look back at the great apps
  • Dan - FreshRSS, Kid3, Quickemu
  • Leo - Nextcloud, FreshRSS, Firefox Multi-account Containers
Next Time

We return from our break. Our first show back will be a topic show. We have some things we anticipate we will be covering throughout the season, Leo's Framework Laptop, My SteamDeck, Leo's Pinephone.

Ubuntu 22.04 LTS in Season 3 Episode 2

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