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hpr3156 :: HPR Community News for August 2020

HPR Volunteers talk about shows released and comments posted in August 2020

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HPR Community News.

A monthly look at what has been going on in the HPR community. This is a regular show scheduled for the first Monday of the month.

New hosts

Welcome to our new host:
Cedric De Vroey.

Last Month's Shows

Id Day Date Title Host
3131 Mon 2020-08-03 HPR Community News for July 2020 HPR Volunteers
3132 Tue 2020-08-04 Keeping track of where I am MrX
3133 Wed 2020-08-05 Quick tip - Using MPV with Youtube links Archer72
3134 Thu 2020-08-06 Tomorrowland 2020 Daniel Persson
3135 Fri 2020-08-07 Quick Tips for May 20 20 operat0r
3136 Mon 2020-08-10 Matchbox Restoration Part 6 Tony Hughes AKA TonyH1212
3137 Tue 2020-08-11 Coronavirus Update 2020-07-30 Ahuka
3138 Wed 2020-08-12 Linux Inlaws S01E12: Reminiscing in FLOSS Weekly monochromec
3139 Thu 2020-08-13 MIDI Sysex klaatu
3140 Fri 2020-08-14 GIMP: Selection Tools Ahuka
3141 Mon 2020-08-17 Lessons learnt from Magic the Gathering game design klaatu
3142 Tue 2020-08-18 tcsh klaatu
3143 Wed 2020-08-19 LibreOffice 7.0 Released! Ahuka
3144 Thu 2020-08-20 Pentesting: Insecure Object Reference Cedric De Vroey
3145 Fri 2020-08-21 A light bulb moment, part 1 MrX
3146 Mon 2020-08-24 Help Me Help you with HPR eps! operat0r
3147 Tue 2020-08-25 NIST's Quantum Cryptography Update Ahuka
3148 Wed 2020-08-26 Why Open Source matters (to me) Paul Quirk
3149 Thu 2020-08-27 HPR AudioBook Club 21 - The Terrible Business of Salmon and Dusk HPR_AudioBookClub
3150 Fri 2020-08-28 GIMP: Paint Tools Ahuka
3151 Mon 2020-08-31 How I listen to podcasts Daniel Persson

Comments this month

These are comments which have been made during the past month, either to shows released during the month or to past shows. There are 23 comments in total.

Past shows

There are 2 comments on 2 previous shows:

This month's shows

There are 21 comments on 8 of this month's shows:

  • hpr3131 (2020-08-03) "HPR Community News for July 2020" by HPR Volunteers.
    • Comment 1: Zen_Floater2 on 2020-08-13: "I've learned much.and I'd like to share much as well..."

  • hpr3134 (2020-08-06) "Tomorrowland 2020" by Daniel Persson.
    • Comment 1: fatherfinch on 2020-08-07: "Great Energy"
    • Comment 2: catn0b0t on 2020-08-10: "TML 2020"

  • hpr3137 (2020-08-11) "Coronavirus Update 2020-07-30" by Ahuka.
    • Comment 1: brian-in-ohio on 2020-08-11: "some 'smart' people may not take a vaccine"
    • Comment 2: Ahuka on 2020-08-12: "Why it matters"
    • Comment 3: Zen_Floater2 on 2020-08-13: "The Squirrel from the Magical Forrest"
    • Comment 4: SkepticalA on 2020-08-16: "Condescending"
    • Comment 5: Bob on 2020-08-16: "Fact Checks on one of your claims"
    • Comment 6: brian-in-ohio on 2020-08-16: "sympathy"
    • Comment 7: Ahuka on 2020-08-16: "Clarification"
    • Comment 8: Zen_Floater2 on 2020-08-19: "Detailed research Corbit Report"
    • Comment 9: Anon on 2020-08-21: "Conspiracy Theories: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver"

  • hpr3138 (2020-08-12) "Linux Inlaws S01E12: Reminiscing in FLOSS Weekly" by monochromec.
    • Comment 1: Ahuka on 2020-08-12: "Excellent Interview"
    • Comment 2: ClaudioM on 2020-08-14: "Agree with Ahuka. Great Interview!"
    • Comment 3: brian-in-ohio on 2020-08-16: "follow up question"
    • Comment 4: an anonymous listener on 2020-08-21: "volume"

  • hpr3139 (2020-08-13) "MIDI Sysex" by klaatu.
    • Comment 1: brian-in-ohio on 2020-08-16: "the voice"
    • Comment 2: Ken Fallon on 2020-08-18: "Voice"

  • hpr3143 (2020-08-19) "LibreOffice 7.0 Released!" by Ahuka.
    • Comment 1: brian-in-ohio on 2020-08-19: "slackware"

  • hpr3144 (2020-08-20) "Pentesting: Insecure Object Reference" by Cedric De Vroey.
    • Comment 1: b-yeezi on 2020-08-20: "I deal with this all the time"

  • hpr3148 (2020-08-26) "Why Open Source matters (to me)" by Paul Quirk.
    • Comment 1: Zen_Floater2 on 2020-08-29: "Vic 20"

Mailing List discussions

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Tags and Summaries

Thanks to the following contributors for sending in updates in the past month:
Windigo, Dave Morriss

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