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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.


hpr2805 :: My 50th Show

This is a review of the other 49 shows I've posted in the last 3 years

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Hosted by Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212 on 2019-05-03 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Tags: HPR, Linacityux, podcasting, Audacity.
Listen in ogg, spx, or mp3 format. | Comments (0)

Hallo this is again Tony Hughes for HPR. This is an auspicious show for me as it’s my 50th show that I have recorded and released on HPR in my own right. However prior to my 1st show in my own right I did guest on 2 shows.

The first of these was:

  • hpr0844 :: The Flying Handbag hosted by HPR Volunteers
    Released: 2011-10-26

Which was a show that was recorded at Barcamp Blackpool in 2011, when a group of us got together to record a podcast, the hilarious thing was that the only place we could find to record was a stairwell which happened to be next to the toilets, definitely not family friendly but if you want a laugh have a listen.

The next show I appeared on was an interview I did with Ken Fallon at my first OggCamp in the same year.

  • hpr0863 :: Tony Hughes Free Cycle hosted by Ken Fallon
    Released: 2011-11-22.

Ken was as usual trying to recruit new hosts and interviewed me with the hope that I would become one. Well I did but it took another 5 years before I finally recorded my first show in my own right.

First just to say the idea for this show comes from hpr2700 in which Ken created a script to automate the bot voice reading a list of every show that has been released on HPR, so to celebrate my 50th Show I thought I would list my shows but with me running through them and do a brief summary of the show where appropriate.

  1. hpr2051 :: My Linux Journey
    Released on 2016-06-13
    in this episode I talked about my journey in computing and starting to use Linux

  2. hpr2056 :: Interview with a young hacker
    Released on 2016-06-20
    This was my first of several interviews with @All_about_Code at my local Raspberry Jam

  3. hpr2065 :: Whats in My Bag
    Released on 2016-07-01
    Looking at this show so tells me I have to redo this show as my bag is very different these days

  4. hpr2076 :: What Magazines I read Part 1
    Released on 2016-07-18
    just what the title said, I talked about the magazines I was reading at that point in time.

  5. hpr2087 :: Magazines I read Part 2
    Released on 2016-08-02
    This was a follow up of the last show

  6. hpr2097 :: New Toys
    Released on 2016-08-16
    I talked about my hardware journey over the last 30 odd years and talked about the i7 system I had just bought 2nd hand

  7. hpr2101 :: What’s on my podcatcher
    Released on 2016-08-22
    A show about the podcasts I listen to.

  8. hpr2144 :: An Interview with All About Code at Manchester BarCamp
    Released on 2016-10-20
    a follow up interview with Josh

  9. hpr2151 :: BarCamp Manchester part 2
    Released on 2016-10-31
    An interview with Claire, the organiser of BarCamp Manchester.

  10. hpr2157 :: BarCamp Manchester part 3
    Released on 2016-11-08
    This was an interview with Alan O’Donohoe who had started the Raspberry Jam movement

  11. hpr2257 :: Watt OS
    Released on 2017-03-28
    Acer Aspire One Netbook – Review

  12. hpr2265 :: WattOS on Lenovo X61s
    Released on 2017
    Lenovo X61s – Review

  13. hpr2271 :: Raspberry Pi Zero W
    Released on 2017-04-17
    Review Episode on the then New Pi Zero W

  14. hpr2280 :: Lenovo X61s Part 2
    Released on 2017-04-28
    Follow up review after a SSD upgrade and using Linux Lite

  15. hpr2286 :: Surviving a Stroke
    Released on 2017-05-08
    A very personal episode about my surviving a Stroke in February 2017

  16. hpr2295 :: MX Linux
    Released on 2017-05-19
    A review episode using this OS on a Lenovo X230i after a hardware boot issue with Linux Mint and an SSD

  17. hpr2331 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 1
    Released on 2017-07-10
    The first of a number of interview shows from the 2017 Liverpool Makefest

  18. hpr2336 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 2
    Released on 2017-07-17

  19. hpr2341 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 3
    Released on 2017-07-24

  20. hpr2346 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 4
    Released on 2017-07-31

  21. hpr2352 :: Liverpool Makefest 2017 Show 5
    Released on 2017-08-08

  22. hpr2362 :: Raspbian X86 on Lenovo x61s
    Released on 2017-08-22
    Review of Raspbian X86 on a Lenovo X61s

  23. hpr2366 :: Making Bramble Jelly
    Released on 2017-08-28
    Just what it says on the tin I talk about making Bramble jelly,

  24. hpr2374 :: How to Make Sauerkraut
    Released on 2017-09-07
    Another food show on how to make Sauerkraut

  25. hpr2380 :: Raspbian X86 on P4 Tower
    Released on 2017-09-15
    Follow up this time running Raspbian X86 on an old P4 Tower

  26. hpr2405 :: Nokia 6 Review
    Released on 2017-10-20
    I reviewed my new phone

  27. hpr2432 :: Living with the Nokia 6 – an update to HPR 2405
    Released on 2017-11-28
    Follow up update show having lived with the phone for a couple of months.

  28. hpr2442 :: The sound of Woodbrooke Quaker Study centre in the Spring
    Released on 2017-12-12
    This was a soundscape recording I made at Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre in Birmingham UK while I was there in April 2017.

  29. hpr2579 :: Ubuntu 18.04 Mate
    Released on 2018-06-21
    A review of the recently released Ubuntu 18.04 Mate

  30. hpr2590 :: Blowing a PC Power Supply
    Released on 2018-07-06
    A show about how not to blow your PC power supply

  31. hpr2595 :: New laptop bargain?
    Released on 2018-07-13
    A review on my recently purchased secondhand Toshiba Z30 laptop

  32. hpr2601 :: Liverpool Makerfest 2018
    Released on 2018-07-23
    Chris Dell

  33. hpr2606 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Dan Lynch
    Released on 2018-07-30
    A podcast Legend

  34. hpr2612 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Joe aka Concrete Dog
    Released on 2018-08-07
    About Rocketry

  35. hpr2616 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Josh - A.K.A - All About Code
    Released on 2018-08-13.
    This is another short interview recorded at Liverpool Makefest, with Josh talking about EduBlocks.

  36. hpr2621 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - Chan’nel Thomas a.k.a little pink maker
    Released on 2018-08-20
    I talk to Chan’nel Thomas aka little pink maker.

  37. hpr2626 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interviews with Helen and Chris
    Released on 2018-08-27
    In this episode I talk to Helen from Manchester Hackspace and Chris from Wirral Code Club

  38. hpr2632 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interviews with Robert and Carl
    Released on 2018-09-04
    In this episode I talk to Robert from Roberts Workshop and Carl from Edgehill University

  39. hpr2636 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interviews with Noel from JMU FabLab
    Released on 2018-09-10

  40. hpr2641 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - interview with Rachel from the MicroBit Foundation
    Released on 2018-09-17

  41. hpr2646 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - Interview with Steve and Gerrard from the Liverpool Astronomical society.
    Released on 2018-09-24

  42. hpr2652 :: Liverpool Makefest 2018 - Interview with Caroline and John
    Released on 2018-10-02 under a CC-BY-SA license.
    This was the final interview from Makefest 2018 in Liverpool. In this interview I interview one of the founder members of Makefest, Caroline Keep, and the Head Teacher of the school where she works, John Carling.

  43. hpr2663 :: Short review on a 2.5 inch SSD/HDD caddy
    Released on 2018-10-17
    Quick hardware review

  44. hpr2702 :: Audacity set up and response to episode 2658
    Released on 2018-12-11
    I post my response to show 2658 by Dave and Al

  45. hpr2735 :: Soffritto
    Released on 2019-01-25
    Another food show

  46. hpr2738 :: My Applications
    Released on 2019-01-30
    This and my 47th episode were about the applications I use in Linux

  47. hpr2746 :: My software part 2
    Released on 2019-02-11

  48. hpr2772 :: My applications and software part 3
    A short show about the software I use in Linux Mint

  49. hpr2786 :: My YouTube Channels
    A short show about some of my YouTube channels inspired by Ahuka

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