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Bootstrapping POWER8 little endian and common pitfalls

Earlier this year I was asked to bootstrap our core tools (compiler, assembler, linker, and libraries) from the ground up, to help the rest of the team in providing enough infrastructure for bootstrapping… 1,231 more words

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How to package proprietary software

I like to work with open source code. But it is not always possible. Sometimes you have to deal with proprietary code. And sometimes you have to distribute it. 260 more words

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Red Hat special offer on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 curriculum

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 training and exams are available for purchase through February 28, 2015.

Training is available as online learning and exams are available as onsite delivery or Individual Exam Sessions. 276 more words

How to add packages to Python 2.7 Software Collection

As Software Collections are getting popular, there are more and more people asking how they can build their own collections and/or extend collections in RHSCL. In this article, I will demonstrate how to extend python27 collection from RHSCL 1.2, adding a simple Python extension library. 1,219 more words

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Dockerfiles now available for Red Hat Software Collections

We recently announced that we’ve made available a set of Dockerfiles for Red Hat Software Collections.  We are making these available since we think they may be useful to customers looking to build more complex application containers on top of RHEL and RHSCL. 665 more words

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Address and Thread Sanitizers in GCC


Since their 4.8 version, the C and C++ compilers of the GNU Compiler Collection are equipped with built-in memory and data race errors detectors named Address Sanitizer and Thread Sanitizer. 524 more words

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Containers: Stumbling on the Road to Utopia

Applications don’t always work as expected, and “it works fine on my machine” — the first line of response when reporting an issue — has been around for decades. 567 more words

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