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hpr3611 :: HPR Community News for May 2022

HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in May 2022

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HPR Community News.

A monthly look at what has been going on in the HPR community. This is a regular show scheduled for the first Monday of the month.

New hosts

Welcome to our new host:
Lurking Prion.

Last Month's Shows

Id Day Date Title Host
3586 Mon 2022-05-02 HPR Community News for April 2022 HPR Volunteers
3587 Tue 2022-05-03 20220406_UDM operat0r
3588 Wed 2022-05-04 Linux Inlaws S01E55: Get yer boots on for a fresh look at init systems monochromec
3589 Thu 2022-05-05 Sample of my microphones Archer72
3590 Fri 2022-05-06 Directory Commands Ahuka
3591 Mon 2022-05-09 Small Flashlights JWP
3592 Tue 2022-05-10 A quick look at the Surface pro X knightwise
3593 Wed 2022-05-11 Home office setup mouse shoulder and Auto Hot Key Scripts operat0r
3594 Thu 2022-05-12 Peely-wally in Edinburgh Dave Morriss
3595 Fri 2022-05-13 I am sure I changed my password last...??? Lurking Prion
3596 Mon 2022-05-16 Extracting text, tables and images from docx files using Python b-yeezi
3597 Tue 2022-05-17 Good Idea Fairy Hunting Lurking Prion
3598 Wed 2022-05-18 Slackware 15 - 32 bit Operating System from day one. Zen_Floater2
3599 Thu 2022-05-19 Linux Inlaws S01E56: Slackware - A User's Perspective monochromec
3600 Fri 2022-05-20 Digitizing Photos Ahuka
3601 Mon 2022-05-23 Re: The Worst Car I Ever Had Dave Morriss
3602 Tue 2022-05-24 Hacker Stories April 20 22 operat0r
3603 Wed 2022-05-25 Who the heck is Evil Steve? Part 1 Lurking Prion
3604 Thu 2022-05-26 Everything You Always Wanted to Know About PEX Part 01- Let's Talk About PEX - Introduction Trey
3605 Fri 2022-05-27 Aspire-ing to use 13 year hardware Archer72
3606 Mon 2022-05-30 Infinity is just a big number and other proofs Ken Fallon
3607 Tue 2022-05-31 The Best Eggs in the World pokey

Comments this month

These are comments which have been made during the past month, either to shows released during the month or to past shows. There are 24 comments in total.

Past shows

There are 5 comments on 2 previous shows:

  • hpr3574 (2022-04-14) "Local Talking Newspapers" by Lee.
    • Comment 5: elmussol on 2022-05-09: "correction"
    • Comment 6: Dave Morriss on 2022-05-09: "Clitheroe, LANCASHIRE!"

  • hpr3585 (2022-04-29) "Freedom of speech in open source, Part 2." by Some Guy On The Internet.
    • Comment 1: Kevin O'Brien on 2022-05-04: "Open source vs. free software"
    • Comment 2: Some Guy On The Internet on 2022-05-05: "The freedom to Advertise."
    • Comment 3: Kevin O'Brien on 2022-05-05: "Free Software"

This month's shows

There are 19 comments on 10 of this month's shows:

  • hpr3586 (2022-05-02) "HPR Community News for April 2022" by HPR Volunteers.
    • Comment 1: brian-in-ohio on 2022-05-19: "jinx"

  • hpr3588 (2022-05-04) "Linux Inlaws S01E55: Get yer boots on for a fresh look at init systems" by monochromec.
    • Comment 1: cybergrue on 2022-05-04: "Unix Philosophy"
    • Comment 2: Clinton Roy on 2022-05-05: "Debian systemd"
    • Comment 3: brian-in-ohio on 2022-05-19: "out of your depth"

  • hpr3592 (2022-05-10) "A quick look at the Surface pro X" by knightwise.
    • Comment 1: Robert on 2022-04-30: "Fine show until ..."

  • hpr3594 (2022-05-12) "Peely-wally in Edinburgh" by Dave Morriss.
    • Comment 1: brian-in-ohio on 2022-05-19: "great show"
    • Comment 2: Beeza on 2022-05-20: "Pascal"
    • Comment 3: Dave on 2022-05-20: "Thanks Brian"
    • Comment 4: Dave Morriss on 2022-05-20: "Regarding Pascal"

  • hpr3597 (2022-05-17) "Good Idea Fairy Hunting" by Lurking Prion.
    • Comment 1: Kevin O'Brien on 2022-05-18: "Great show"
    • Comment 2: Lurking Prion on 2022-05-19: "Thank you!"

  • hpr3598 (2022-05-18) "Slackware 15 - 32 bit Operating System from day one." by Zen_Floater2.
    • Comment 1: bittin on 2022-05-18: "Audacious Winamp Skins"
    • Comment 2: linuxdaddy on 2022-05-18: "32-bit linux"
    • Comment 3: brian-in-ohio on 2022-05-19: "great show"
    • Comment 4: Windigo on 2022-05-21: "Intrigued about slackware"

  • hpr3599 (2022-05-19) "Linux Inlaws S01E56: Slackware - A User's Perspective" by monochromec.
    • Comment 1: brian-in-ohio on 2022-05-19: "what????"

  • hpr3602 (2022-05-24) "Hacker Stories April 20 22" by operat0r.
    • Comment 1: Windigo on 2022-05-24: "The best kind of correct"

  • hpr3604 (2022-05-26) "Everything You Always Wanted to Know About PEX Part 01- Let's Talk About PEX - Introduction " by Trey.
    • Comment 1: Lurking Prion on 2022-05-26: "Made my heart happy!"

  • hpr3605 (2022-05-27) "Aspire-ing to use 13 year hardware" by Archer72.

Mailing List discussions

Policy decisions surrounding HPR are taken by the community as a whole. This discussion takes place on the Mail List which is open to all HPR listeners and contributors. The discussions are open and available on the HPR server under Mailman.

The threaded discussions this month can be found here:

Events Calendar

With the kind permission of we are linking to The Community Calendar.

Quoting the site:

This is the community event calendar, where we track events of interest to people using and developing Linux and free software. Clicking on individual events will take you to the appropriate web page.

Any other business

Older HPR shows on, phase 2

Now that all shows from number 1 to the latest have been uploaded to the Internet Archive there are other tasks to perform. We are reprocessing and re-uploading shows in the range 871 to 2429 as explained in the Community News show notes released in May 2022. We are keeping a running total here to show progress:

  • Re-uploads done so far: 271
  • Shows remaining to be done: 1288
  • Shows uploaded by last Community News recording: 131
  • Shows added since last recording: 140


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