Good info in link . . usbv4 will be a great feature for PC users.
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Tech News Round-Table
Essential things to-do after installing any Ubuntu flavor . . . (applicable to many other Linux distros) . . .
Enabling extra Repos (other software repositories) via the PPA protocol
Here’s one example of typical enhancements that can be done after installing any version of Ubuntu (Xubuntu, Mate, Kubuntu, etc.):
The newest Ubuntu LTS (Long Term Support) release has been named! . . . . The numeric designation is 20.04 (signifying an April release in 2020).
Ubuntu 19.10 is officially released (10-17-2019). As this is an “interim” release which is supported for 9 months, about 95% of Ubuntu users usually elect to remain on the latest LTS (long-term-support) version of Ubuntu which has a 5 year support cycle.
But, if you like to see the “latest & greatest” features and updates (“bleeding edge vs leading edge”) – then feel free to do the online update. Just be sure you understand the best way to process the update.
See here for more inf0: Eoan Ermine
BTW: The term “Ermine” is another name for the common “Stoat” – – an especially capable predator. The Ermine label often refers to the winter coated version of the stoat (white color with a black tip on end of the tail).
Hey OTC’ers. Yes, we will be having our monthly meeting tomorrow at Sump Library at about 0915 – 0930.
A G E N D A . . 10/12/2019
Monthly Tech Update via OTC Postings
Part 2 of CherryTree Database:
– – including additional info regarding file encryption via 7z (7zip) in Linux. A very simple and handy way to protect your files if you are not using full-disk encryption (aka LUKS).
Part 1 of Intro to Virtual Box:
– – another way to continue running Windows 7 that protects your machine and OS. Also, this technology allows you to run “Mint” or any of the additional top rated distros.