Freedom of choice

The topic of the free choice of browser in Windows 10 and 11 is currently making the rounds in the media. We would also like to take a clear stand here. From our point of view, it is important that operating systems allow users to use the software they want when choosing a browser. The official statement of Microsoft explaining their choice to prevent users from fully making other browsers the default other than Microsoft

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Connect to self hosted gitea git repository on POP!OS 22.10

We recently had the problem that we could work on Windows 11 seamlessly with Visual Studio 2022 and interact with our gitea git endpoint without any problems. However on our POP!OS based other workstations we were unable to get the repository cloned: Clone to ‘setFileCreationDateToNow’ …fatal: could not access ‘https://www.jr-it-services.de:3000/johannes/setFileCreationDateToNow.git/’ server certificate verification failed. CAfile: /etc/ssl/certs/ca-certificates.crt CRLfile: none This indicates a certification validation issue. When browsing the web, there are a couple of solutions that

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VMWare Horizon Client install fails on POP!OS 22.10

We noticed some time ago that the update of the VMWare Horizon Client (Mware-Horizon-Client-2203-8.5.0-19586897.x64) fails. The installer can be downloaded from this site: https://customerconnect.vmware.com/en/downloads/details?downloadGroup=CART23FQ1_LIN64_2203&productId=1027&rPId=87916 We worked hard to find a fix for this, but after some time we noticed that the reason for the failure lies in the installer (script) to rely on a specific version of python (2.x). On our systems, python was installed in version 3.x and that caused the installation to fail.

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No view is registered with id: codespaces.explorerDetails / codespaces.explorer

When starting VS Code, you might receive the following notifications in the bottom right corner. “No view is registered with id: codespaces.explorerDetails”“No view is registered with id: codespaces.explorer” Reason: the messages come from a deprecated Visual Studio Code extension. You can remove this by typing the following text into a powershell console: code –uninstall-extension ms-vsonline.vsonline

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