Apr
17
2010

Full Circle Podcast #4: It’s Everyone Else’s Fault

Full Circle Podcast #4: Its Everyone Else’s Fault

We’re back, a little late, with a broken mike AND a vacuum cleaner in back!

The podcast is in MP3 and OGG formats. You can either play the podcast in-browser if you have Flash and/or Java, or you can download the podcast with the link underneath the player.

Your Hosts:

  • Robin Catling (blog at http://catlingmindswipe.blogspot.com/)
  • Ed Hewitt (blog at http://www.edhewitt.co.uk/)
  • Dave Wilkins

Additional audio by Victoria Pritchard

Runtime: 56 minutes 12 seconds

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View the full blog post to read the show notes.

Show Notes

01.22 | WELCOME and INTRO

01.56 | SINCE LAST EPISODE…

11.22 | NEWS
* Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat
(http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2010/04/ubuntu-1010-named-maverick-meerkat.html)

* Ubuntu 10.04 Beta 1 is out – Get Testing!
(http://news.softpedia.com/news/Ubuntu-10-04-LTS-Beta-1-Out-for-Testing-137807.shtml)

* Ubuntu One Music Store opens! (http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2010/03/ubuntuone-music-store-now-open.html)

* Mark Shuttleworth has the final word on the placement of the buttons in Lucid
(https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/light-themes/+bug/532633?comments=all)
Staying to the left, but switching order. Close, Minimise, Maximise.
Even more Mac Like!

Button Customisation for Beginners:
OBconf for Lubuntu / LXDE / Openbox
(http://wiki.lxde.org/en/Main_Page)
(http://wiki.lxde.org/en/Openbox)

Ubuntu-Tweak for Karmic, Lucid
(.deb package from http://ubuntu-tweak.com/)

* Little nice changes in Lucid
(http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2010/03/and-other-changes.html)

* Ubuntu 8.10 end of support on 30th April, 2010

29.00 | TRAILER

30.10 | OPINION: Backup Solutions
* Ubuntu One
(https://one.ubuntu.com/)
* Dropbox
(https://www.dropbox.com/)
* Drobo courtesy of Data Robotics Inc.
(http://www.drobo.com/)
* Top 5 Backup Solutions – Full Circle Magazine #20
(http://fullcirclemagazine.org/issue-20/)
Incremental Backups Using Tar – Robin’s Blog
(http://catlingmindswipe.blogspot.com/2010/02/linux-how-to-incremental-backups-using.html)
Separate your Home Partition – Full Circle Magazine #15
(http://fullcirclemagazine.org/issue-15/)

36.36 | GAMING
* Heroes of Newerth – open testing version.
(http://www.heroesofnewerth.com/)
* Battle for Wesnoth
(http://www.wesnoth.org)
* Wesnoth Linux Binaries
(http://wiki.wesnoth.org/WesnothBinariesLinux)

48.00 | FEEDBACK

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7 Comments + Add Comment

  • Hi,
    Really like the show, but you MUST sort out some higher quality microphones because I often can’t understand what’s being said.
    Keep up the good work!

  • I really like the show you guys are getting it up there in time. Pod cast 4 is 56 minutes long so are you going to target a 1 hour show? And how about a little bit of back ground on how the show is being produced (software and OS wise). Keep up the all the linux info I really like to learn any and things linux. I would like to do a video pod cast of the show.

  • Kudos on the clickable links in the show notes. *swoon*

  • great podcast so far! a few comments in response to your latest episode. i use crashplan for ubuntu backups, and it works great for me. flat fee for unlimited storage, and it’s cross-platform linux, mac, and windows. you do have kde users in your audience, even if we’re in the minority. i have been a loyal kubuntu user since breezy badger, and i have no plans to switch to gnome. i don’t know if dave was making an effort to speak more slowly, but he was easier to understand in episode 4 than in previous ones.

  • i actually meant hoary hedgehog in my previous post. it’s hard to keep all the releases straight.

  • You went through some good games. Have you looked into UFO:AI?
    => http://ufoai.sourceforge.net/
    It is a … what do you call it when you don’t want to call it a copy, but something heavily inspired by the X-COM games.

  • Nice blog. Iam folowing you from my mobile rss subscriber.

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