Anyone fancy some openspades? You get to hit me with a spade, or shoot me in the head? Playing now on "24H Server (UK)"

@codythedragonrude what!? You made a mistake in a file and it told you exactly the line the mistake was in. That's hardly a fault of snapcraft that you made a typo. Come on dude.

I made a little video showing how to upgrade from 18.04 to Ubuntu Focal (which will become 20.04). Might be useful for adventurous people willing to test pre-release.

@codythedragonrude a) you don't need sudo, did a guide suggest that? b) you need g++ as a stage package

"Easily Update Published Snaps" - in which I demonstrate how easy it is to update an already-published snap, when a new version of software comes out. Enjoy.

@ted I think these days we prefer to go dutch.

Ok, it's getting late, everyone else is in bed. Time for a bit of late night testing after dark. Join me in a bit, for a relaxed live stream.

Hey! Me again, with another video. This time, the flavo{u]rs! Just a short video, introducing a change to some future videos.

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A tarball of wallpapers & mascot art assets is available for download from the Discourse๐Ÿ–Œ๐ŸŽจ Come & get them,,,,,, Have fun!๐Ÿ˜ƒ

@fabsh I thought it said Theranos. What's the TLDR on this video? He bought a ton of stuff that people don't want?

"Controlling Snap Updates" is today's video. This one has a bunch of command line nerdy that lets you manage the snaps installed on your system! Enjoy ๐Ÿ˜Š

Back with another video! This time, what i do post-install of . This is just my setup, how I work. YMMV HTH HAND!

I decided to wipe my main laptop (ThinkPad T450) and start fresh with a clean install of Ubuntu Focal Fossa (20.04 LTS). Join me as detail why, and wipe out my 2 year old install.

๐Ÿ™Œ User Error episode day!
๐Ÿฆ - Which is worse, Twitter or Facebook? ๐Ÿคฎ
๐Ÿง - Can Linux succeed without a full ecosystem?
๐Ÿต - Hoodies: zip or !zip?
๐Ÿคฌ - Do people want drama to calm down?
๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค” What's your most commonly used emoji? ๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค”๐Ÿค”

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Briefly reminiscing at ~1AM about a Pr1meOS computer I used in 1988. Searched online. Found me, on IRC in 2006 reminiscing at 1AM about it while supporting Ubuntu users. Some things don't change :).

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Normally, the snap update process is transparent and seamless, but if you have an app open and running, updates could be disruptive in the middle of your work. A new, experimental feature allows you to inhibit refreshes of snaps while they are

Is there a proper name for these quadruplet conjoined grapes I got in my bunch? ๐Ÿ‡ Inquiring minds want to know. ๐Ÿค”

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