Five years ago Debian and most derivatives switched from the standard GNU C Library (GLIBC) to the Embedded GLIBC (EGLIBC). Debian is now about to take the reverse way switching back to GLIBC, as EGLIBC is now a dead project, the last release being the 2.19 one. At the time of writing the glibc package has been uploaded to experimental and sits in the NEW queue.
Bryan Lunduke (www.lunduke.com) at LinuxFest explains to us the reason for what our beloved penguin is not the good choiche for a desktop system.
But don’t be sad, because at the end, he explains to us that the reality is different… enjoy !!!
A new version of skype for our beloved penguin has been realized by the Microsoft team.
The new version removes the support for alsa and let Pulseaudio to take full control and introduces a widget for your call that let you see your friends on your desktop even if you put down the window.
Try the new version on your distribution clicking here
“Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves.”
― Abraham Lincoln