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moving services around

A few days ago the box that was hosting our low-risk webapps died (barbet.gentoo.org). The services that were affected are get.gentoo.org planet.gentoo.org packages.gentoo.org devmanual.gentoo.org infra-status.gentoo.org and bouncer.gentoo.org. We quickly migrated the services to another box (brambling.gentoo.org). Brambling had issues in …

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 …

openSUSE Collaboration Summer Camp 2011 report

The Greek openSUSE Community took a great initiative, to combine summer holidays with FOSS contribution. This resulted in an awesome three day event, that included workshops, translation marathons, swimming and lots of beers. We ended up having a great weekend, …

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 …

openSUSE Collaboration Summer Camp 2011

Summer in Greece! Is the weather too hot for you to code or contribute to your favorite FOSS project? Do you need some motivation and a refreshing swim? Come to our Summer Camp! The Greek openSUSE community is organizing its …

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 …

Okupy – Report #1

The past week I’ve been experimenting with LDAP mostly. I set up a clone of ldap1.gentoo.org (with fake data of course) at my home server, and gave a Cfengine patch to Robin, pending for review, in order to have the …