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Desktop R8 or H8 thread Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 18:12:19 [Preview] No. 6309
No desktop thread? Lets fix that.

I'll start with my laptop


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 18:32:13 [Preview] No. 6310 del
>gnome
>firefox
>VLC
>intel CPU
>over 2k packages

lmoa I bet you don't even fucking use libre/coreboot


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 18:45:59 [Preview] No. 6311 del
>Chromium
If you value your privacy, consider Iridium.
https://iridiumbrowser.de/


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 20:04:34 [Preview] No. 6312 del
>>6310
There is literally nothing wrong with using GNOME.


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 21:04:46 [Preview] No. 6315 del
>>6309

Pig disgusting. Looks like Mac OS 9 had a baby with Windows 98, except they decided to abort in the 2nd trimester. Then put the fetus into a Cuisinart. Is that color scheme intended to cause nausea?

Naming your machine RichardStallman while using a distro that's not approved by the FSF is weird. I don't really care, because I find rms's autism trying sometimes, but if you're going for irony, why not just install Windows 10 and name the machine RichardStallman?

2/10 You get 1 point for using Linux and another because it's Debian instead of Devuan. But that's the best I can do.


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 21:34:22 [Preview] No. 6318 del
>>6310
While I am going for the ironic desktop as a joke, I am genuinely curious, what would your desktop look like?


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 21:56:46 [Preview] No. 6319 del
>>6318
A lightweight, bleeding edge libre desktop with minimal bloat. Parabola GNU/Linux with sway (i3 for Wayland) as the window manager. I'm looking into getting a Chromebook with libreboot, as that's more modern than ThinkPad's and actually contains free EC firmware by default.


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 22:07:03 [Preview] No. 6320 del
>>6319
I don't know a whole lot about Chromebooks. Which one were you looking to buy?


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 22:15:26 [Preview] No. 6321 del
>>6320
The one supported in libreboot, duh.


Anonymous 08/16/2016 (Tue) 22:27:36 [Preview] No. 6322 del
>>6319
I hope you know that you need software graphics rendering to use it bloblessly.


Anonymous 08/17/2016 (Wed) 01:11:07 [Preview] No. 6327 del
>>6322
this. the gpu bios isn't free, even with libreboot. Contrary to x60 that is actually free, except for the EC, but you can disconnect the standard keyboard and use a external one.
But thinkpad is shit anyway. I had two x60, both died when I opened then to remove the blobs (WLAN, bluetooth, etc). The motherboard is thin as fuck, you can literally fold it with two fingers. Also, x86[*] architecture itself is not free.
If you want free hardware, these new RISC-V powered boards or, read this:
http://archive.is/kp0vi

[*] http://danluu.com/cpu-bugs/


Anonymous 08/17/2016 (Wed) 02:31:04 [Preview] No. 6331 del


Anonymous 08/17/2016 (Wed) 03:11:35 [Preview] No. 6333 del
>>6318

The centerpiece of mine is a wallpaper of your mom gaping her asshole after I wrecked it.


Anonymous 08/17/2016 (Wed) 09:51:00 [Preview] No. 6351 del
>>6322
I do. I don't need video acceleration because I'll be using it for browsing and writing text only.


Anonymous 08/29/2016 (Mon) 21:30:00 [Preview] No. 6573 del
>>6311
If you value privacy don't use any Google spin offs.


Anonymous 08/30/2016 (Tue) 10:12:07 [Preview] No. 6574 del
Gentoo + i3wm + rxvt

No point posting screenshots.


Anonymous 09/09/2016 (Fri) 06:09:40 [Preview] No. 6677 del
>>6574

/thread


Anonymous 12/17/2016 (Sat) 22:32:38 [Preview] No. 7653 del
Well hello.


Anonymous 12/17/2016 (Sat) 23:03:02 [Preview] No. 7654 del
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Anonymous 12/18/2016 (Sun) 03:57:02 [Preview] No. 7660 del
Change your pizzagate wallpaper thingie OP. Is Linux pizzagate? Pretty sick dude. You know these elite prey on us. Why must you prey on me with ASCII spirals? Fail! What a retard yea its looser than windows. The new version looks like apple so you can stop this little glitch music hobble you have there. Windows is the winners choice. You can make a desktop like the apple with the sliding blade panel. Just stop it. You look like a Russian troll. Go tinker in your own back yard and stop subverting the technology board with your deranged spiral nonsense. I know all about how Putin is boottin' little kid porn on political foe's computer to ruin their lives. Nice job Russia. First you got this abhorrent pedophile occultist spiral. This Debian The swirling elite . These Russian airheads went a step further and tried to say Bill Gates is not white. Have you seen the xyz scandal? ,xyz is basically an illegal company. There is no way that neanderthal is not controlled opposition. Nothing can De-ape that face.


Anonymous 12/18/2016 (Sun) 04:01:18 [Preview] No. 7661 del
>>7660
Not everything with a picture of a comet is connected to Comet Pizza.

Also that background isn't directly related to Linux in any way it's just OP's choice.

or is this satire?


Anonymous 12/18/2016 (Sun) 04:03:36 [Preview] No. 7662 del
>>7660
This sounds like someone pretending to be "masonnigger" to subvert the board.


Anonymous 12/18/2016 (Sun) 04:12:18 [Preview] No. 7663 del
>>7660
and besides, plenty can be said about Microsoft and Windows being tied to masons too (Club of Rome and CIA)


i'll take this as satire Anonymous 12/18/2016 (Sun) 17:09:13 [Preview] No. 7666 del
>>7660
i really missed this kind of posts, gj anon, maybe you can replace our old entertainer TP


Anonymous 01/08/2017 (Sun) 16:05:45 [Preview] No. 7801 del
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I HAS DESKTOP


Anonymous 01/08/2017 (Sun) 22:18:56 [Preview] No. 7805 del
r8


Anonymous 01/09/2017 (Mon) 13:56:19 [Preview] No. 7809 del
>>6310
is vlc bad?


Anonymous 01/09/2017 (Mon) 22:00:38 [Preview] No. 7812 del
>>7809
why would you use it over mpv?


Anonymous 01/11/2017 (Wed) 16:28:48 [Preview] No. 7821 del
>>7809
its not bad, but mplayer and mpv are better alternatives for videos. For music you could use mpd or lxmusic+xmms2 whatever.


Anonymous 01/11/2017 (Wed) 16:30:16 [Preview] No. 7822 del



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