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SUSE Hack Week 9 report

So, Hack Week 9 is over! It has been a great experience organizing it, and a very productive week for me. I didn’t manage to work on the Puppet idea as originally planned, as I couldn’t find anyone to work …

Puppet Portage module version 2.0

After a few months of a lot of hard work, I’m thrilled to announce the availability of the Portage Puppet module┬áversion 2.0! Background This module was initally developed by Lance Albertson and some other guys from OSUOSL. Adrien Thebo, who …

Okupy – Final Report

Intro: Okupy is a Django CMS, with a full LDAP frontend, XML to HTML (and the opposite) converter and a WYSIWYG editor, Beacon, to edit the XML files. Ultimate goal is to fully replace current Gentoo website, and Gorg, the …

Okupy – Report #7

Quick summary: I’m writing a CMS for the Gentoo website, that will offer an LDAP web interface, plus it will replace Gorg and provide Beacon as WYSIWYG editor to edit the XML file There were some serious bugs in the …

Bash on Balls

Yey! Finally, a web framework written in bash! Brilliant idea, along with a clever selection of words for its name! This is the description according to its authors: This is a fully-featured web platform for everyone’s favorite scripting language: bash. …

KDE development environment in Gentoo

Introduction As a KDE packager, I usually have to write and test patches, especially build system related (Examples: Choqok, Amarok, Plasma and happy KStatusNotifierItem’d Akregator and Kaffeine, they don’t look ancient any more ). Gentoo, as a source based distro, …

Okupy – Report #5

Quick summary: I’m writing a CMS for the Gentoo website, that will offer an LDAP web interface, plus it will replace Gorg and provide Beacon as WYSIWYG editor to edit the XML file Two important things hapenned: 1) I passed …

Okupy – Report #4

Quick summary: I’m writing a CMS for the Gentoo website, that will offer an LDAP web interface, plus it will replace Gorg and provide Beacon as WYSIWYG editor to edit the XML files. This is going to be small but …

Okupy – Report #3

Quick summary: I’m writing a CMS for the Gentoo website, that will offer an LDAP web interface, plus it will replace Gorg and provide Beacon as WYSIWYG editor to edit the XML files. The past two weeks I’ve finished the …

Okupy – Report #2

This comes with a dealy, as I’ve been sick the past days. The LDAP related code is 90% done. It now has the following features:  Login to the system (report #1 explains in detail how login works). It previously was …