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Windows 7 End of Support

As you may have heard already, Windows 7 is no longer supported. It ended on January 14, 2020. It’s a shame. That was probably the best Windows version after XP. …

Ruby 2.7.0 – Gollum/Wiki

Ruby 2.7.0 Arch has updated Ruby to version 2.7.0, which makes the PwOSS – Wiki unusable. If you run the Wiki on your computer, you can follow the instructions again. …

Arch News – 04/01/20

Arch update:   As announced on the mailing list, on Friday, Dec 27 2019, our package compression scheme has changed from xz (.pkg.tar.xz) to zstd (.pkg.tar.zst).   zstd and xz …

Mozilla and Matrix

Matrix is getting more and more attention. After some investments by various companies, there are also some organizations that are moving the main chat to Matrix. KDE and a few …

Arch News – 20/12/19

Arch update:   2019-12-20 – Andreas Radke In the process of Xorg cleanup the update requires manual intervention when you hit this message: :: installing xorgproto (2019.2-2) breaks dependency 'inputproto' …

PwOSS News – December`19

I already mentioned in Monthly Server Update – December 19 that I am very busy at the moment. This will not change until March or even longer. Not many news …

Raspberry and Tesla

A YouTube video about a Tesla and a Raspberry Pi. It’s sometimes hard to understand because the sound is not really good, but still interesting.   If you want to …

OnePlus discloses data breach

It would be great to know what’s behind "unauthorized party."   This is Ziv, from the Security team. We want to update you that we have discovered that some of …

Arch & Python 3.8

Arch updated to python 3.8.   You might get errors like: pikaur File "/usr/bin/pikaur", line 5, in <module> from pikaur.main import main ModuleNotFoundError: No module named 'pikaur' git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/pikaur.git …

FreshRSS Update V 1.15.3

FreshRSS New version of FreshRSS is available.   Update   pikaur -S freshrss   Go to your FreshRSS website (e.g. http://192.168.1.76:7666) Click on the Checks button on the left Scroll …

Arch News – 25/11/19

Arch update:   2019-11-25 – Giancarlo Razzolini   The primus_vk package prior to version 1.3-1 was missing some soname links. This has been fixed in 1.3-1 so the upgrade will …