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Temporary Artix web-forum server outage


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Server problems

Due to server issues with our hosting provider you are looking at a temporary site.

We can not access the database and files at the moment until restoration is complete. 56 more words

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I’ve spent the past two months on secondment at the university’s Office of Scholarly Communication, working two days a week as a repository assistant, uploading research outputs of researchers at the University of Cambridge to the university’s… 552 more words

Personal Narrative

Devuan testing new amprolla3 powered repository

If you like to test the new amprolla3 powered repository system here is a small list of optional /etc/apt/sources.list

deb https://pkgmaster.devuan.org/merged/ ascii main contrib non-free… 1,754 more words
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Open Access Week Schedule 2017

International Open Access Week is here and we have a jam-packed week of events to promote the freely available scholarly resources you can access online. Competitions, guides, pop-stalls, freebies and talks await!

Open Access

The Repository

As many of my readers know, I am a diarist. I have blogged about my journals in which I have been writing since 1954. My greatest concern has been the ultimate repository of my life story via the journals. 82 more words

Debian Devuan & Raspbian Repositories

Several times I’ve commented that you can make your own local copy of the repositories and then point multiple machine builds toward them, reducing your network usage a lot (by BuildSize x (NumberOfBuilds-1) – RepositorySize), and you can eliminate the risk of a Man-In-The-Middle attack on your updates (with only one exposure at the Repository creation step and then at any updates to it, which can now be at your choosing and not just pot luck for each build). 2,799 more words

Tech Bits

Artix testing - still very stable

Updates/additions on Sept.14 2017

Artix, although unofficially announced, has indirectly announced its testing distribution which I have already tried, with many common packages found on desktops, openbox, and some lxde packages and lxpolkit on amd64.  878 more words

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