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  • Debian: restart dead stunnels
  • Debian wiki: unblacklist IP addresses, whitelist email addresses, whitelist email domains

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

Posted Sun Sep 1 04:15:10 2019 Tags: debian

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  • apt-xapian-index: migrated repo to Salsa, merged some branches and patches
  • Debian: redirect user support request, answer porterbox access query,
  • Debian wiki: ping team member, re-enable accounts, unblock IP addresses, whitelist domains, whitelist email addresses, send unsubscribe info, redirect support requests
  • Debian QA services: deploy changes
  • Debian PTS: deploy changes
  • Debian derivatives census: disable cron job due to design flaws

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The File::LibMagic, purple-discord, librecaptcha & harmony work was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Thu Aug 1 02:20:27 2019 Tags: debian

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  • Debian: investigate/fix gitlab issue, break LDAP sync lock
  • Debian wiki: fix bugs in anti-spam script, whitelist email domains, whitelist email addresses, update email for accounts with bouncing email

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All work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Mon Jul 1 02:45:29 2019 Tags: debian

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  • Debian: answer SSH question, redirect LDAP change mail, fix some critical typos in LDAP, restart bacula after postgres restart
  • Debian wiki: forward questions to page authors, answer wiki support questions, whitelist email domains, whitelist email addresses, ping folks with bouncing email addresses, disable accounts with bouncing email
  • Debian package tracking system: deploy changes, configure automatic disabling of unused oldstable suites
  • Debian derivatives census: restore corrupted file from backups, disable the code that corrupted the file, deploy changes

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The leptonlib/tesseract-lang/tesseract/sysstat Debian uploads and the ufw feature request were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Fri May 31 23:41:16 2019 Tags: debian

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  • Debian: restart postgresql for cert update
  • Debian mentors: workaround some issues
  • Debian wiki: whitelist email domains, whitelist email addresses, reset email addresses

Communication

  • Initiate discussions about various issues with several derivatives
  • Invite Donau OS, BlackWeb to the Debian derivatives census
  • Welcome Mentor Embedded Linux Omni OS, TTOS, BlackWeb to the Debian derivatives census
  • Respond to queries from Debian users and developers on the mailing lists and IRC

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

Posted Wed May 1 00:36:21 2019 Tags: debian

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  • Debian wiki: update email addresses, whitelist email addresses, whitelist domains
  • Debian security tracker: merge patches

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All work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Mon Apr 1 03:06:52 2019 Tags: debian

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  • FoxtrotGPS: merged patches
  • mokomaze: release
  • Debian wiki: reset email addresses, whitelist email addresses

Communication

  • Edited and sent Debian Misc Developer News edition 47
  • Respond to queries from the Debian derivatives census Outreachy project intern
  • Respond to queries from Debian users and developers on the mailing lists and IRC

Sponsors

The purple-discord upload and the apt-listchanges bug were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Fri Mar 1 00:28:07 2019 Tags: debian

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  • Debian: merge patch, install dependencies, fix LDAP server, answer keys question, check build hardware differences, remove references to dead systems
  • Debian wiki: re-enable old account unblacklist IP addresses, whitelist email addresses, ping accounts with bouncing email, investigate password reset issue
  • Debian derivatives census: rerun patch generation to fix broken files

Communication

  • Initiate discussion about the status of hLinux
  • Respond to queries from the Debian derivatives census Outreachy project intern
  • Respond to queries from Debian users and developers on the mailing lists and IRC

Sponsors

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

Posted Fri Feb 1 05:23:44 2019 Tags: debian

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  • Debian: answer query about LDAP signing
  • Debian wiki: unblacklist IP addresses, fix login issue, whitelist email addresses

Communication

Sponsors

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

Posted Tue Jan 1 12:29:43 2019 Tags: debian

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  • myrepos: respond to some tickets
  • Debian: respond to porterbox schroot query, remove obsolete role accounts, restart misbehaving webserver, redirect openmainframe mail to debian-s390, respond to query about consequences of closing accounts
  • Debian wiki: unblacklist networks, redirect/answer user support query, answer question about page names, whitelist email addresses
  • Debian packages site: update mirror config
  • Debian derivatives census: merge and deploy changes from Outreachy applicants and others

Sponsors

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

Posted Fri Nov 30 21:03:13 2018 Tags: debian