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Life, Code, Stuff.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • whowatch: release, contact downstreams
  • Debian: redirect support request, investigate GDPR issues, investigate buildd kernel issue
  • Debian wiki: investigate signup errors, whitelist email addresses, whitelist email domain

Sponsors

The purple-discord work, the sysstat backport and the libipc-run-perl patch backports were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Tue May 1 01:49:31 2018 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • myrepos: delete long merged branches, cherry-pick ancient patch
  • whowatch: migrate files to github, ask for updating website
  • Debian: debug LDAP server outage, grumble at bogus SpamCop report, redirect archive support request, apply LDAP CGI patch
  • Debian mentors: fix UDD importer auth issue
  • Debian wiki: redirect support requests, investigate HTTP 500 error, investigate stray tmp file, whitelist email domains, whitelist email addresses
  • Debian package tracker: deploy latest code

Sponsors

All work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Sun Apr 1 01:47:37 2018 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • myrepos: merge patches, triage bugs
  • Debian: forward domain expiry, discuss sensitive files with service maintainer
  • Debian QA: bug triage
  • Debian package tracker: deploy latest code
  • Debian mentors: check why package wasn't uploaded, restart importer after crash
  • Debian wiki: remove extraneous tmp file, fix user email address, unblacklist IP addresses, whitelist email addresses, whitelist email domain
  • Debian website: investigate translation update issue

Communication

Sponsors

The work on harmony and librecaptcha was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Thu Mar 1 00:58:10 2018 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian: try to regain OOB access to a host, try to connect with a hoster, restart bacula after db restart, provide some details to a hoster, add debsnap to snapshot host, debug external email issue, redirect users to support channels
  • Debian mentors: redirect to sponsors, teach someone about dput .upload files, check why a package disappeared
  • Debian wiki: unblacklist IP address, whitelist email addresses, whitelist email domain, investigate DocBook output crash

Communication

  • Initiate discussion about ingestion of more security issue feeds
  • Invite LinuxCNC to the Debian derivatives census

Sponsors

I renewed my support of Software Freedom Conservancy.

The Discord related uploads (harmony, librecaptcha, purple-discord) and the Debian fakeupstream change were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Thu Feb 1 00:12:01 2018 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian: fix sbuild config on buildd, cleanup after git gc OOM, redirect CD support queries, answer SSH hash question again
  • Debian QA: deploy patches
  • Debian mentors: check why package was not imported
  • Debian installer: apply patches
  • Debian PTS: investigate issues after git migration, apply patch, deploy patches
  • Debian package tracker: deploy patches, update mirror URL in db
  • Debian mentors: remove a broken upload
  • Debian wiki: redirect a bouncing mail, whitelist email addresses
  • Debian website: work on git conversion
  • Debian derivatives census: deploy change, remove patches larger than 1MiB
  • Openmoko: forcibly reboot

Communication

Initiate discussions about m68k usertags, buildd chroot creation failures and game server packaging.

Sponsors

The dpkg patch was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Sun Dec 31 22:48:43 2017 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • hexchat-addons: merged pull request
  • Debian: fix LDAP issue, reenable webserver on a VM, redirect users to support channels
  • Debian wiki: whitelist email addresses
  • Debian website: check on a build issue

Communication

  • Invite Slax to the Debian derivatives census

Sponsors

All work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Fri Dec 1 02:44:57 2017 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian: respond to mail debug request, redirect hardware access seeker to guest account, redirect hardware donors to porters, redirect interview seeker to DPL, reboot system with dead service
  • Debian mentors: security updates, reboot
  • Debian wiki: upgrade search db format, remove incorrect bans, whitelist email addresses, disable accounts with bouncing email, update email for accounts with bouncing email
  • Debian website: remove need for a website rebuild
  • Openmoko: restart web server, set web server process limits, install monitoring tool

Sponsors

The talloc/cmocka uploads and the remmina issue were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Tue Oct 31 23:39:11 2017 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • icns: merged patches
  • Debian: help guest user with access, investigate/escalate broken network, restart broken stunnels, investigate static.d.o storage, investigate weird RAID mails, ask hoster to investigate power issue,
  • Debian mentors: lintian/security updates & reboot
  • Debian wiki: merged & deployed patch, redirect DDTSS translator, redirect user support requests, whitelist email addresses, update email for accounts with bouncing email,
  • Debian derivatives census: merged/deployed patches
  • Debian PTS: debugged cron mails, deployed changes, reran scripts, fixed configuration file
  • Openmoko: debug reboot issue, debug load issues

Communication

Sponsors

The samba bug was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Sun Oct 1 01:39:35 2017 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • myrepos: get commit/admin access from joeyh at DebConf17, add commit/admin access for other patch submitters, apply my stack of patches
  • Debian: fix weird log file issues, redirect hardware donor, cleaned up a weird dir, fix some OOB info, ask for TLS on meetings-archive.d.n, check an I/O error, restart broken stunnels, powercycle 1 borked machine,
  • Debian mentors: lintian/security updates & reboot
  • Debian wiki: remove some stray cache files, whitelist 3 email domains, whitelist some email addresses, disable 1 spammer account, disable 1 accounts with bouncing email,
  • Debian QA: apply patch to fix PTS watch file errors, deploy changes
  • Debian derivatives census: run scripts for Purism, remove some noise from logs, trigger a recheck, merge fix by Unit193, deploy changes
  • Openmoko: security updates, reboots, enable unattended-upgrades

Communication

  • Attended DebConf17 and provided some input in BoFs
  • Sent Misc Dev News #44
  • Invite Google gLinux (on IRC) to the Debian derivatives census
  • Welcome Sven Haardiek (of GreenboneOS) to the Debian derivatives census
  • Inquire about the status of Canaima

Sponsors

The samba bug report was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Thu Aug 31 23:45:16 2017 Tags:

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian: fsck/reboot a buildd, reboot a segfaulting buildd, report/fix broken hoster contact, ping hoster about down machines, forcibly reset backup machine, merged cache patch for network-test.d.o, do some samhain dances, fix two stunnel services, update an IP address in LDAP, fix /etc/aliases on one host, reboot 1 non-responsive VM
  • Debian mentors: security updates, reboot
  • Debian wiki: whitelist several email addresses
  • Debian build log scanner: deploy my changes
  • Debian PTS: deploy my changes
  • Openmoko: security updates & reboots

Communication

  • Ping Advogato users on Planet Debian about updating/removing their feeds since it shut down
  • Invite deepin to the Debian derivatives census
  • Welcome Deepin to the Debian derivatives census
  • Inquire about the status of GreenboneOS, HandyLinux

Sponsors

All work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Tue Aug 1 18:19:07 2017 Tags: