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FOSS Under Mac OS X: LibreOffice

I just saw a notice today that the new LibreOffice 4.3.1 (http://www.libreoffice.org) was now available. What better topic for this series, as this is probably the Open Source program, short of Linux itself, that I have been using the longest. 365 more words

OSX

Aaron Swartz

I just finished watching the Internet’s own boy. And I’m moved. I don’t think I would have liked the guy personally irl but what he stood for was admirable. 138 more words

FOSS

Netflix Makes Two of Its Security-Related Web Applications Open Source


We know it’s the future of software development, and every company in some form or the other is taking the open source route. Even though most of the times that route comes with bumps and too many red lights, the switch is indeed happening. 423 more words

News

OpenSourceCMS.com Web Bagi Pengguna CMS Opensource

OpenSourceCMS.com adalah web yang berisi┬ásemua hal yang berkaitan dengan Open Source CMS, dalam web ini kita diberikan kesempatan untuk “mencoba” sebagian besar Open Source CMS secara langsung tanpa perantara atau embel-embel pihak ketiga. 150 more words

Free Open Source Software (FOSS)

Using puppet realm switch to select between beta/prod ( Wikimedia clusters )

Since the BounceHandler extension is currently installed only in the beta clusters ( Official testing servers of Wikimedia- deployment.wikimedia.beta.wmflabs.org ), writing a custom router in the exim configs of operations/puppet ( configuration repo managed by puppet ) to collect in all the bounce emails and HTTP POST to the extension API seemed risky. 217 more words

Wikimedia

Exim: Creating and using Macros

The topic looks easy, but implementing them was a great learning experience, as I found it. Macros helps to make reuse a lot of code, and make the exim configuration look tidy. 130 more words

Wikimedia

KDE codesprint, Randa, Switzerland

Well, it’s been quiet some days since I came back from the Randa meetings, and I have to admit that after staying there, I have had the single-most productive experience in my life so far. 459 more words