Kategorie-Archiv: OpenSUSE

All related to the openSUSE Distribution, packaging and maintaining.

22 Nov

Using socat or netcat to debug unix sockets like telnet for tcp

Sometimes you want to debug a service with a clear text protocol, but it uses unix sockets instead of INET

03 Sep

Luedecke petitions Hewlett-Packard: Release the HP WebOS code now!

OpenSUSE Ambassador Roger Luedecke has just started a petition towards the Hewlett-Packackard Company (HP) to release the WebOS source code

01 Sep

OpenSUSE 12.1 drops Sun/Oracle Java

Today, openSUSE Program Manager Andreas Jaeger announced that openSUSE will stop shipping Sun Java in the upcoming 12.1 release. Distribution

30 Aug

Horde Project pushes libraries to the frontpage

As you might know, the horde project does not only release a set of production quality software (and an interesting

31 Mai

Quote of the Day: Sleeping

Only sleeping really saves energy, not doing work slowly. Kay Sievers on OpenSUSE Factory. This was meant to describe computer

26 Mai

OpenSUSE Build Service rebranded

Today the openSUSE project announced that their packaging solution OpenSUSE Build Service will be re-branded to highlight the crossplatform nature

26 Mai

Horde 4 submit-requested into OpenSUSE 12.1

Today I submit-requested the Horde 4 Application Framework and the stable apps for openSUSE Factory. This is becoming openSUSE 12.1

21 Mai

Howto: Packaging 3rd party pear channel software with %php_pear_gen_filelist macro

The %php_pear_gen_filelist macro, maintained by Christian Wittmer, is really handy for packaging php pear software packages. It generates rpmlint-happy filelists

09 Mrz

Horde 4 Alpha 1 released (pear)

Yesterday the horde project released alpha versions of Horde Framework 4 and the Groupware apps (Notes, Calendar, Email, Filter,Address Book,

08 Mrz

Warning: Updates from OpenSUSE 11.3 to 11.4 may fail (liblzma0)

OpenSUSE 11.4 repositories have just opened for downloading, official release will be this week. Early adopters might run into trouble