Occasional musings and technical posts…
Some apt Repo Statistics
I host a small, personal apt repo, primarily for my own use and convenience as I work on preparing packages for inclusio...
James Webb Space Telescope First Photos
Southern Ring Nebula as imaged by the James Webb Space Telescope (credit to NASA, ESA, CSA, and STScI) Yesterday we fin...
LXD Packaging Report, 5.0 LTS edition
Progress on getting LXD packaged for Debian continues, although at a bit slower rate the past couple of months due to re...
A new Debian Maintainer
As of today, it’s official – I’m now a Debian Maintainer! The following changes to the debian-maintain...
LXD Packaging Report, New Year's edition
Happy 2022 everyone! This will be the year that LXD finally, properly lands in Debian. The packaging work for LXD is fai...
LXD Packaging Report, 32bit edition
We’ll start today with a PSA: 32bit architectures still exist. Similar to C, golang has an int variable type whose...
OpenRCT2 Accepted into Debian
Today, after 252 days in the NEW queue, OpenRCT2 was finally accepted into Debian! openrct2_0.3.4.1+ds-1_amd64.changes A...
LXD Packaging Report, Wild West edition
Well, I’m calling this the “Wild West” edition of my LXD packaging report, as I have been reminded onc...
LXD Packaging Report, Nov 11
A quick update on my progress of packaging all the dependencies for LXD in Debian. NEW packages pending ftpmaster review...
Marching on to LXD in Debian: First report
Last week I began looking into the status of the long-lived ITP to get LXD properly into Debian. I’d really like i...