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Issue 282 (November 2021) - Linux loves Windows

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Discover how Linux loves Windows as we get a full native Linux desktop up and running inside of Windows 11 using the latest WSL 2.0. Can we tempt more users to the Linux side of the force by showing them how easy Linux is to set up and run, even on Windows!

PLUS: Borg backups, Sharik network transfers, emulate the Tandy TRS-80, build a distro, GIMP photo filters, build the LXF server, code Glaxian, we test static site generators, get atomic time with GPS and loads more!

 Features

Linux loves Windows

(Jonni Bidwell)
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Inside the Intel 4004

(Mike Bedford)
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Inside Alma Linux

(Jonni Bidwell)
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Answers

Importing PGP keys from Windows, stopping people shutting down, losing the lost and found folder, reclaiming disk space and filesystem labels explained. (Neil Bothwick)
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 Coverdisc

DVD pages

Zorin OS 16, Lakka 3.4, Finnix 123 and LibreElec 10. (Jonni Bidwell)
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Hotpicks

Alexander Tolstoy hasn’t got time to go and stuff ballot papers into boxes, he’s too busy stuffing software into his system like: Czkawka, Cozy, Tomatoid5, Scrcpy, VMPK, Biblioteq, Timefind, SuperTuxKart, Fheroes2, Reptyr and Hover Zoom+. (Alexander Tolstoy)
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 Tutorials

Terminal Borg

(Shashank Sharma)
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Sharik - network sharing

(Shashank Sharma)
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Emulation - Tandy TRS-80

(Shashank Sharma)
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LXF Serv er - getting started

(David Rutland)
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Cubic - spin your own distro

(Michael Reed)
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GIMP - photo filters

(Mike Bedford)
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Control the GPIO with Scratch

(Les Pounder)
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Get atomic-clock accurate time

(Sean Conway)
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 Coding Academy

Create a RESTful server in Go

(Mihalis Tsoukalos)
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Code a shoot-em up game

(Andrew Smith)
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 Reviews

Seagate FireCuda 530 2TB

(Linux Format)
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Asus Tinker Board 2S

(Les Pounder)
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Zorin OS 16 Core

(Neil Bothwick)
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Rescatux 0.73

(Neil Bothwick)
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Deepin 20.2.3

(Neil Bothwick)
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Node-RED 2.0

(Les Pounder)
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Static site generators

Hugo 0.80.0 Jekyll 3.9.1 Pelican 4.6.0 Staticsite 1.4.1-1 Mkpage 1.0.0 (Mats Tage Axelsson)
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News: News

Remembering the legacy of Sir Clive Sinclair, Steam Deck brings Linux speeds up, the EU is making RISC-V processors, malware sneaks into WSL, extended Ubuntu support and kernel NTFS support. (Matt Hanson)
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News: Kernel Watch

(Jon Masters)
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News: Pi news

Introduced by Ellora James. The new Astro Pi models blast off, Pi education USA and a new Pi-base home automation system. (Les Pounder)
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