Episode 229

Ubuntu 21.04 Overview


April 27th, 2021

56 mins 22 secs

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01:00 - Software to control keyless locks? - Dave
12:55 Caller - Tony
24:30 Caller - Tont
  • Q: How would you set up a network for VIOP
  • A: Routers mostly handle it with QOS
  • A: You used to set it up manually with a VOIP VLan
27:30 - Question About Starting a Business - JoshuaonTech
  • Start with endpoints (printers, desktops, access points, etc)
  • As you build your confidence start working further into the network
  • Maybe look at installing cameras
31:00 - Resources to learn Fedora (like Arch Wiki)? - Nik
35:30 - User responds to user (crashing system) - Richard
  • Try updating to a newer kernel
37:30 - User responds to user (garage door solution) - Mike
Pick of the Week

UpTime Demo

40:00 Fedora 34 is out!
  • Listen to our interview with Matt in episode 228 for all the details
41:00 Ubuntu 21.04 is out (Can't Upgrade)
  • GNOME 3.38
  • 5.11 Kernel
  • Wayland by default
  • Pipewire
  • Private Home Directory
  • Select-able Power mode
  • Refreshed Dark Theme
  • Recovery Key for encrypted installs
  • Lots of Enterprise improvements
  • Lots of new packages
  • Users of 20.10 are not prompted to upgrade to 21.04 due to an EFI bug
50:00 Moxie Marlin Spike and Cellbrite
  • ArsTechnica Link
  • EFF link
  • Cellbrite bruteforces passwords
  • Las Vegas Police examined 260% more cell phones in 2018-2019 Compared to 2015-2016
  • Basic security features are missing from the software
  • Moxie Marlin Spike exploits Cellbrite's software
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