DietPi and the mintCast

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PeterJ
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DietPi and the mintCast

Post by PeterJ » Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:40 pm

I mentioned to Leo Chavez who is part of the team who produce and present the mintCast about DietPi and you can hear him extolling its virtues in the latest episode:

https://mintcast.org/2019/04/09/mintcas ... cts-2-mp3/

Peter

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MichaIng
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Re: DietPi and the mintCast

Post by MichaIng » Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:32 am

Many thanks for mentioning to Leo and sharing with us. Very nice words of him indeed an a great feedback that our basic intention was so obvious by his experience and well understood:
- Start with a most slim Debian/Raspbian.
- Turn it into whatever you need quickly and without much knowledge.
- And you still have a basic Debian/Raspbian (APT, systemd, ...) under the hood that allows you to do any other stuff you want outside of DietPi programs as usual.

01:19:20 is where it starts, but the whole postcast is interesting.

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Re: DietPi and the mintCast

Post by Fourdee » Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:39 pm

Hi Peter,

Many thanks for the heads up. Great to hear Leo is enjoying DietPi and its features!

Also, the whole podcast rocks! Will be tuning in on a regular basis.

PS. Reason for missing RetroPie = Their installer (and DietPi scripts) are not 100% compatible with each other (at the moment). Regardless, users can manually install RetroPie, runs fine. Just try to ensure, where RetroPie and DietPi offer same configuration options (eg: WiFi), use DietPi where possible.
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