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

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

Focus

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

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • nsntrace: talk to upstream about collaborative maintenance
  • Debian: deploy changes, debug issue with GPS markers file generation, migrate bls/DUCK from alioth-archive to salsa
  • Debian website: ran map cron job, synced mirrors
  • Debian wiki: approve accounts, ping folks with bouncing email

Communication

Sponsors

The apt-offline work and the libfile-libmagic-perl backports were sponsored. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Mon Jun 1 01:44:17 2020 Tags: debian

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • myrepos: fix the forum
  • Debian: restart non-responsive tor daemon, restart processes due to OOM, apply debian.net changes for DD with expired key
  • Debian wiki: approve accounts
  • Debian QA services: deploy changes, auto-disable oldoldstable pockets

Communication

Sponsors

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

Posted Fri May 1 00:49:15 2020 Tags: debian

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian wiki: approve accounts

Communication

Sponsors

The dh-make-perl feature requests, file bug report, File::Libmagic changes, autoconf-archive change, libpst work and the purple-discord upload were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Wed Apr 1 02:34:21 2020 Tags: debian