Debian

Posts related to Debian, the universal operating system.

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Debugging

Review

Administration

  • Debian packages: migrate flower git repo from alioth-archive to salsa
  • Debian: restart bacula-director after PostgreSQL restart
  • Debian wiki: block spammer, clean up spam, approve accounts

Communication

Sponsors

The librecaptcha/libpst/flower/marco work was sponsored by my employers. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Thu Apr 1 01:36:32 2021 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian: fix permissions for XMPP anti-spam git
  • Debian wiki: workaround moin bug with deleting deprecated pages, unblock IP addresses, approve accounts

Communication

  • Respond to queries from Debian users and contributors on the mailing lists and IRC
  • Edited and sent Debian DevNews #54

Sponsors

The purple-discord/harmony/librecaptcha/libemail-outlook-message-perl work was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Mon Mar 1 02:13:02 2021 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian ports: fix header on incoming.ports.d.o/buildd
  • Debian wiki: unblock IP addresses, approve accounts

Communication

  • Initiate discussions about aptly, Linux USB gadgets maintenance
  • Respond to queries from Debian users and contributors on the mailing lists and IRC
  • Invite organisations to post on FOSSjobs

Sponsors

The samba work, apt-listchanges work, pytest-rerunfailures upload, python-testfixtures/python-scrapy bugs and python-scrapy related backports were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Sun Jan 31 23:07:12 2021 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian: restart bacula director, ping some people about disk usage
  • Debian wiki: unblock IP addresses, approve accounts, update email for accounts with bouncing email

Communication

  • Respond to queries from Debian users and contributors on the mailing lists and IRC

Sponsors

All work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Sat Jan 2 01:26:38 2021 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian wiki: disable attachments due to security issue, approve accounts

Communication

  • Respond to queries from Debian users and contributors on the mailing lists and IRC

Sponsors

The visdom, apt-listchanges work and lintian-brush bug report were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Tue Dec 1 01:12:28 2020 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

  • Spam: reported 2 Debian bug reports and 147 Debian mailing list posts
  • Patches: merged libicns patches
  • Debian packages: sponsored iotop-c
  • Debian wiki: RecentChanges for the month
  • Debian screenshots:

Administration

  • Debian: get us removed from an RBL
  • Debian wiki: reset email addresses, approve accounts

Communication

Sponsors

The pytest-rerunfailures/pyemd/morfessor work was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Sun Nov 1 02:53:08 2020 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian wiki: unblock IP addresses, approve accounts

Communication

Sponsors

The gensim, cython-blis, python-preshed, pytest-rerunfailures, morfessor, nmslib, visdom and pyemd work was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Wed Sep 30 23:57:04 2020 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian: restarted RAM eating service
  • Debian wiki: unblock IP addresses, approve accounts

Sponsors

The cython-blis/preshed/thinc/theano bugs and smart-open/python-importlib-metadata/python-pyfakefs/python-zipp/python-threadpoolctl backports were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Tue Sep 1 01:38:59 2020 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian wiki: unblock IP addresses, approve accounts, reset email addresses

Communication

Sponsors

The purple-discord, ifenslave and psqlodbc work was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Sat Aug 1 00:58:13 2020 Tags: debian

Focus

This month I didn't have any particular focus. I just worked on issues in my info bubble.

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian BTS: usertags QA
  • Debian IRC channels: fixed a channel mode lock
  • Debian wiki: unblock IP addresses, approve accounts, ping folks with bouncing email

Communication

  • Respond to queries from Debian users and developers on the mailing lists and IRC

Sponsors

The ifenslave and apt-listchanges work was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Wed Jul 1 00:32:27 2020 Tags: debian