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Paul Adams' Wanderings Around Engineering, Free Software and Berlin


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  1. Many of you reading this are probably already aware, long-time maintainer of glibc Roland McGrath has recently retired from maintaining that project. Inspired by his words, I wanted to say a few things about why I no longer contribute to KDE; a project I “retired” from some time ago now. …

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  2. Well… it’s 2017 and Autotools has survived the test of time. In this blog post I present a very brief introduction to Autotools before going on to show how they are used within the context of Habitat plan writing. …

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  3. At the end of last month I blogged about my work in producing a core/R package for Habitat. Back then I mostly wrote about my experience of sharing a PR with the Habitat community; this PR has now finally been merged. …

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  4. It’s been a while since I did a Git repo visualisation, which means I am definitely overdue to talk about the Habitat community. In this blog post I will show-off the main repos for Habitat (at least the main ones I have been hanging out in) and describe what I have found. …

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  5. While at ChefConf I had another of my now-infamous “how hard can it be?” moments. This time I was talking about creating a core/R plan. As I am now accustomed to discovering, the answer is not necesarilly “easy”. …

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