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The passing of FiftyOneFifty

It is with deep sadness we announce that another of our hosts and friends Donald Grier, known to us as FiftyOneFifty, has passed away.

FiftyOneFifty's frat brother Randy Hall has written an lovely piece. The team at Linuxlugcast are preparing our own tribute if you want to contribute an audio file you can email Honkeymagoo or join the show.

Our thoughts go out to his friends and family at this difficult time.

hpr2304 :: Using Gnome 3 for the First Time

Shane just switched his desktop environment from XFCE to Gnome 3. Here is his experience, so far.

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Hosted by Shane Shennan on 2017-06-01 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Tags: ubuntu, linux, xfce, gnome 3, desktop environment.
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Here are the three Gnome 3 extensions I am enjoying:


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Comment #1 posted on 2017-06-01T20:30:48Z by b-yeezi


Great show. I currently use Gnome and XFCE on different computers. If you like the dashboard from gnome, you should check out xfdashboard for XFCE. If provides a Gnome-like dashboard experience. You just need to change the keyboard call xfdashboard instead of the normal XFCE launcher.

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