I literally spent hours writing the app description of Kiwix for FreedomBox.
Yes, I also went through the entire list of Kiwix content archives. 🙈
CC is working on the issue of overaggressive license enforcement as a business model--aka "copyright trolling"--and one part of this is setting principles for reasonable license enforcement.
Here's our blog post with links to a draft for public comment!
Took a little over 5 hours to build the LEGO Discovery Space Shuttle set plus Hubble Telescope, with help from family members. Largest set (by piece count) that we've ever done before, was a blast.
Timelapse was captured using gphoto2 and stitched with Kdenlive. Lighting is wack sorry, I probably shouldn't have left the camera on auto.
Almost a year ago, we created a list of applications that can be added to FreedomBox in the short-term.
Calibre-server and Zoph have already been added and will be included in the next stable release (Debian 11 Bullseye).
We're currently integrating an email server, WordPress and Kiwix. These apps will be released via the bullseye-backports channel, some time after Debian Bullseye is released on 14th August.
New blog post about last month's #Wikimedia Datatcenter switchover: https://techblog.wikimedia.org/2021/07/23/june-2021-data-center-switchover/
"In June 2021, the Wikimedia Foundation’s Site Reliability Engineering team switched most user traffic from our primary datacenter in Virginia (“eqiad”) to our secondary one in Texas (“codfw”). This is an exercise we’ve done multiple times over the past 5 years, and this was the smoothest and fastest one yet."
My achievement for the week was getting a single word right during the Scripps National Spelling Bee finals: regolith.
Projects such as #GCC, #glibc, & gnulib are considering ending #copyright assignment to #FSF. We urge everyone to think carefully what this means for the future of #copyleft, #GPL enforcement, and the software freedom of downstream users. https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2021/jun/30/who-should-own-foss-copyrights/
Hey everyone! Libera has been running a little more than a month now. With the dust settled, we've written another blogpost looking at not just the what but the how (and how many) of what we've been doing.
Almost 9 years after our very first tweet announcing the creation of the project, we're now happy to publish our very first toot
We are an international team of contributors of code and otherwise. Together we work on the the most popular open source podcast app for Android. And we would love to get you on board 👉 https://antennapod.org/contribute
What we like to do in our spare time? Listening to podcasts!
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FreedomBox is a FOSS self-hosting Linux distro that makes it easier to create your own home server. You can follow them at:
Their website is at https://freedombox.org
You can install the software on your own hardware, such as PCs, Raspberry Pis, ARM etc.
Alternatively, you can buy a pre-installed FreedomBox home server kit from @olimex at https://www.olimex.com/Products/OLinuXino/Home-Server/Pioneer-FreedomBox-HSK/open-source-hardware
https://www.harihareswara.net/sumana/2021/06/07/0 Sidestepping the PR Bottleneck: 4 Non-Dev Ways To Support Your Upstreams (the textual version of my June 7th talk at @UpstreamOSS). Video's up too: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ORF2PTFpwHA
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