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My 'Default' Applications in GNU/Linux

posted by Rianne Schestowitz on Jan 08, 2024,
updated Jan 08, 2024

Rianne Schestowitz at work

This list of default software is connected to Robb Knight's page that keeps track of people's software choices (or their defaults).

All my machines use GNU/Linux and are shown above. The primary software that I use is as follows:

๐Ÿ“จ Mail Client: Mozilla Thunderbird
๐Ÿ“ฎ Mail Server: CentOS/Exim
๐Ÿ“ Notes: Kate
โœ… To-Do: Memo
๐ŸŸฆ Photo Management: KDE
๐Ÿ“† Calendar: Physical calendar and KDE Calendar
๐Ÿ“ Cloud File Storage: I store everything in my local machine
๐Ÿ“– RSS: R.R.R.R.R.R., Thunderbird, and QuiteRSS
๐Ÿ™๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ Contacts: Thunderbird and Kate
๐ŸŒ Browser: LibreWolf, Firefox
๐Ÿ’ฌ Chat: Mumble, Viber
๐Ÿ”– Bookmarks: LibreWolf
๐Ÿ“‘ Read It Later: Kate
๐Ÿ“œ Word Processing: LaTeX
๐Ÿ“ˆ Spreadsheets: LibreOffice Calc
๐Ÿ“Š Presentations: LaTeX also
๐Ÿ›’ Shopping Lists: Kate
๐Ÿด Meal Planning: In my mind
๐Ÿ’ฐ Budgeting and Personal Finance: LibreOffice Calc
๐Ÿ“ฐ News: BBC mostly
๐ŸŽต Music: Invidious
๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Podcasts: None
๐Ÿ” Password Management: Kate and KWallet


๐Ÿ”Ž Search: Qwant
๐ŸŒค๏ธ Weather: BBC
๐Ÿงญ Navigation: Google Maps
๐Ÿฉบ Health Tracking: None
๐Ÿฆฃ Mastodon: Not active anymore
๐Ÿ  Smart Home: None
๐Ÿ’ป Launcher: KDE
๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ’ป Code Editor: Kate
๐Ÿค– Source Control: Nope
โŒจ๏ธ Terminal: Konsole

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