Doing things well takes time. Also, my book is behind schedule.
Trying to 'reign in' big tech by opening them up to frivolous lawsuits is dumb.
The choice will not really be Windows or Linux, it will be whether you boot Hyper-V or KVM first, and Windows and Ubuntu stacks will be tuned to run well on the other.
The internet asked for this.
The profound cultural transformation towards open source did not happen overnight at Microsoft. This is an unofficial timeline of Microsoft's embrace of open source.
When it comes to the legal foundations of open source, there is no spoon.
A build of Ubuntu 20.04 LTS beta for the Hyper-V Quick Create gallery is now available. To test, I recommend installing the 19.10 image from the Hyper-V Quick
Behind the scenes photos by an Apple employee at the launch of the iPad on April 3, 2010.
How to triage and report bugs properly on Ubuntu on WSL.
Side-load an image of Focal Fossa on WSL to test the upcoming 20.04 LTS release of Ubuntu.
Backup your Bionic working environment and then upgrade to Focal.
Secure your self-hosted Ghost blog with Ubuntu Livepatch, unattended upgrades, and systemd.
Looking for a more revolutionary distro? A look at Nova, the Linux distro from the Cuban government.
Sometimes you just want to run FORTRAN PowerStation.
Lawyers don't need to learn to code. They need to stop putting humans in cages.
Run Windows 10 Insider Fast Ring builds on bare metal without risking your daily driver. No partitioning required.
There is a very small but noisy contingent in open source that is far from open, responds with vitriolic hate to other viewpoints, engages in the worst forms of gatekeeping, and are generally very toxic people.
I am pleased to announce that I have accepted a position as a Developer Advocate on Ubuntu for WSL at Canonical. Pengwin and its parent company Whitewater Foundry will remain
DAP was a project at my old law firm to provide outreach to consumers being sued by debt trolls. DAP was written in Python, used an SQLite Database, interacted with an IBM mainframe and two web APIs to send information to consumers.
Nim is a compiled, garbage-collected systems programming language with a design that focuses on efficiency, expressiveness, and elegance.
Ubuntu Core is a tiny, transactional version of Ubuntu Linux from Canonical. Use WSL to convert a KVM image of Ubuntu Core and boot in Hyper-V on Windows.
With the increasing adoption of Microsoft's Office, in 1999 Corel took a swing at Microsoft's other core business, Windows, with Corel Linux.
winapi-rs is a Rust crate that provides raw foreign function interface bindings to the entire Windows API from Rust. This gives Rust applications on Windows direct access to the Windows
Above is Quick Create for Hyper-V, the virtualization platform built into Windows 10. You can find Quick Create for Hyper-V by searching for "quick create" in Windows 10: The Quick
TDE is notable to me for it's speed, visual design, stability, and it's vast eco-system of well-designed and functional user software.