Category Archives: ubuntu

Long Term Stable – 2014.04 @ 20141204T080801

It’s been one of those nights: cjac@ubuntu0:/data/apps/prod$ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists… Done Building dependency tree Reading state information… Done Calculating upgrade… Done 0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded. cjac@ubuntu0:/data/apps/prod$ sudo apt-get dist-upgrade … Continue reading

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OpenVPN configs with inline data

I’ve been issuing a lot of x.509 certs and OpenVPN user configurations lately, and I came across something that has reduced the complexity quite a bit. It seems that OpenVPN configuration files can now include data inline. So rather than … Continue reading

Posted in CentOS, debian, Free Software, linux, Networking, OpenVPN, OSX, security, Software, tls, tuntap, ubuntu, Windows, work, x509 | 2 Comments

Debian on Sheeva Plug internal NAND flash

After a bit of work, I got the sheeva plug working the way I wanted it to. First of all, I grabbed a spare 1G USB flash disk I had laying around and installed Debian squeeze to it by following … Continue reading

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Building libvirt on CentOS5 (incomplete)

Much thanks to Brett for the pointers on rpm-fu. http://grantmcwilliams.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=229: $ sudo yum install \ xen-devel \ xhtml1-dtds \ hal-devel \ libpcap-devel \ cyrus-sasl-devel \ parted-devel \ numactl-devel \ avahi-devel \ slang-devel \ libvolume_id-devel \ openldap-devel # device-mapper-devel \ # … Continue reading

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GSoC 2010

Earlier this month, I applied to the Mono Project (and the University of Washington, and Ubuntu, and Debian, and The Perl Foundation) requesting a mentor to get Perl6 hosted on the DLR. Last Tuesday, Miguel contacted me and asked that … Continue reading

Posted in c#, CLI, compiler, debian, DLR, Free Software, git, GSoC, irc, mono, perl, Software, ubuntu, Washington State Ubuntu LoCo | 2 Comments

Getting started with gtk♯

This is a quick tutorial for getting a first gtk-sharp app up and going. Install MonoDevelop $ sudo apt-get install monodevelop libgtk2.0-cil-dev Start MonoDevelop It’ll be in your GNOME application menu under Applications->Programming->MonoDevelop Create a new Gtk# Project Run project … Continue reading

Posted in c#, debian, Free Software, gnome, gtk+, mono, ubuntu, Washington State Ubuntu LoCo | 6 Comments

dlr-languages 20090805+git.e6b28d27+dfsg-1 in squeeze, -2 uploaded, nearly in lucid

Yay! The dlr-languages package has been migrated to testing, which means that it will be included in squeeze, the next release of Debian. Jo has uploaded the -2 version and it is now in sid. This version addresses the issues … Continue reading

Posted in debian, DLR, Free Software, IronPython, IronRuby, microsoft, mono, ubuntu, Washington State Ubuntu LoCo, xbuild | 2 Comments

I’ve disabled my user approve plugin

Sorry for the inconvenience folks. I was annoyed by having to mark so many comments as spam, but the plugin interface was so klugy that I had no idea how to find the users who would contribute useful posts. So. … Continue reading

Posted in debian, IronPython, IronRuby, mono, perl, ubuntu, Washington State Ubuntu LoCo | 8 Comments

IronRuby continuous integration back online

We haven’t done much work on keeping the continuous integration (CI) machines online, and there haven’t been any new builds since November of ’09. I should set Nagios to remind us when things get off track or something. The recent … Continue reading

Posted in colliertech, debian, DLR, Free Software, git, IronPython, IronRuby, linux, mono, Washington State Ubuntu LoCo | 3 Comments

More DLR work

Ivan put up a hudson server on our winders box. Ankit helped me figure out the IronRuby xbuild build problems. I should probably try it on IronPython, too. I sent the ironruby-core list a patch to fix some case sensitivity … Continue reading

Posted in colliertech, compiler, debian, DLR, dns, Free Software, gnome, IronPython, IronRuby, mono, Washington State Ubuntu LoCo, xbuild | 5 Comments