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 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

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian wiki: deploy changes, unblock IP addresses, approve new accounts, auto-approve email domains

Communication

Sponsors

The apt-offline backport and purple-discord uploads were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Sun Mar 1 01:07:05 2020 Tags: debian

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian wiki: deploy changes, delete obsolete PyXML code, unblacklist IP addresses, whitelist email addresses, help with account queries

Communication

Sponsors

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

Posted Sat Feb 1 02:35:14 2020 Tags: debian

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian wiki: whitelist email addresses, help with auth issues
  • FOSSJobs: forwarding jobs, approving jobs

Communication

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

Sponsors

Some of the lintian-brush issues, the devscripts tagpending issue and the libpst work were sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Wed Jan 1 01:18:22 2020 Tags: debian

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Chromium BSU: answer support requests
  • Funguloids: applied patches, ticket triage
  • Debian: updated apt repo key expiry
  • Debian website: fix directory permissions again
  • Debian wiki: diagnose DocBook output issue, unblacklist IP addresses, whitelist email addresses, whitelist email domains

Communication

Sponsors

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

Posted Sun Dec 1 02:39:01 2019 Tags: debian

Changes

Issues

Review

Administration

  • Debian: restart dead stunnel, report offline machine to hoster
  • Debian mentors: proposed additional admin
  • Debian wiki: welcome folks to the community, whitelist email addresses

Communication

Sponsors

The purple-discord and libapache-mod-auth-kerb work was sponsored by my employer. All other work was done on a volunteer basis.

Posted Fri Nov 1 00:48:47 2019 Tags: debian