@ted Nah, neither of them are interested really. Son has a monster gaming PC. Daughter doesn't game, and has an M1 Air.
@ted For the games I tried, yeah. Although I found Portal 2 would sometimes pause during loading, but while playing it was fine.
Today marks 100 days uptime on my trusty old ThinkPad X220. Longest it's ever been up since I re-installed #Ubuntu 14.04.3 on it in December 2015. It's been successfully upgraded through every interim and LTS Ubuntu release up to 22.04.
Bought this (linked) Steam Deck Dock and paired all four Steam Controllers, for maximum family multiplayer gaming fun times. 🕹🕹🕹🕹
Clearing out a cupboard I found my old D-Link Boxee remote from the past. We used this when demonstrating @ubuntu TV. Loved the design of this thing. Shame I don’t still have the proprietary USB dongle for it. 😢
@socketwench most people I speak to are exhausted by virtual conferences. In person makes it easier to focus, no distracting family, pets, deliveries or work. Virtual conferences cause more fatigue and stress than in person in my experience.
"spying on Alan Pope has many advantages" lol @popey https://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2022/07/gotop-is-a-neat-command-line-system-monitor-for-linux
@TrechNex I bought one 15 years ago, and still drag it out every summer for 2 days. Sadly it's a bit rubbish now, and barely blows a cold breeze.
Developer Advocate at InfluxData on Telegraf, podcaster, father, married, cat lover & a geek through and through. Apparently a script kiddie. ex @canonical
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