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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 3:04: The Endeavour Endeavor

Coming up in this episode

  1. Is Endeavour Arch?
  2. The history of Endeavour
  3. We belly up to the saloon
  4. And rm rf is so forever

0:00 Cold Open
1:44 Is EndeavourOS Arch?
11:06 The Intro to the History of EndeavourOS
13:00 2019
27:36 2020
34:09 2021
42:21 2022
50:31 Our Thoughts on EndeavourOS
1:10:52 Community Focus: Linux Saloon
1:14:35 App Focus: trash-cli
1:20:54 Next Time
1:24:16 Stinger

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Endeavour the History Some fast links:
  • Main Web Page
  • Forum
  • Bug Reports
  • EndeavourOS on GitHub
  • Wiki
  • Reddit subreddit
  • About EndeavourOS page
  • EndeavourOS on Wkipedia
  • May 2019 - Antergos ends...
  • June 23 2019 - The EndeavourOS website is launched.
  • July 2 2019 - The Forum is launched.
  • July 7 2019 - The Mastodon account is announced.
  • July 10 2019 - The first beta is available.
  • July 15 2019 - The first offline stable release is available.
  • The path is set.
  • The Discovery magazine will be much more.
  • The Kalu update notifier is busted but gets replaced quickly by eos-update-notifier.
  • "Rolling Release Distros Suck" article from Discovery.
  • The addition of the Alpix mirror.
  • There's a recurring theme on the forum. Chill out!
  • The Welcome app gets a facelift!
  • EndeavourOS ARM is launched.
  • Discovery is discontinued.
  • The Raspberry Pi 4 gets 64-bit support.
  • Artemis Neo is here!
Community Focus
  • Linux Saloon
App Focus


trash-cli provides:

trash-put trash files and directories. trash-empty empty the trashcan(s). trash-list list trashed files. trash-restore restore a trashed file. trash-rm remove individual files from the trashcan. Housekeeping

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Next Time

Our next show will be a topic show. We plan to have the next in our editor series and we will be sure to have some exciting topics to talk about. Our next distro is Clear Linux

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