Author Archives: diegoe

Everyone is welcome at the Foundation Meeting today

The GNOME Foundation is the formal organisation that brings together artists, coders, designers, every GNOME contributor. It’s goal is to provide GNOME with the necessary means to achieve its mission of delivering software freedom by building an awesome desktop. Every year … Continue reading

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GUADEC Hispana in Sevilla

Sevilla is located in the (one of the many actually) oh-boy-is-that-really-the-temperature region of Spain. It has been historically significative for its financial, artistic and cultural value. But it’s most important role has been that of hosting lots of GNOME activity. … Continue reading

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Yes, I almost forget

I’ll be there since Friday 5th night until Saturday 13th. I’m stoping at Sevilla for VIII GUADEC-ES, the Kung Fu Edition. I’m leaving in a few hours, so see you there! PS: I already packed the ceremonial vuvuzela, I hope … Continue reading

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Minimize and Maximize in GNOME3

A couple of things here: Minimize and Maximize are still available and functional in the right-click menu and as shortcuts. Like always. When using GNOME Shell there’s only a Close button on the window, GNOME3′s default. In one sentence: GNOME3 … Continue reading

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WebKitGTK+ hackfest, day 5

Yeah, it’s still not over. We are still hard at work here. And we have big news today, let’s start with that: Mario finished his accessibility patches, all of them. This means that after proper review, Orca blocker bugs are … Continue reading

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WebKitGTK+ hackfest, day 400

Today we had a field trip (yey!) around A Coruña. The city is beautiful, but its strong winds are not that beautiful. The latinamerican faction (Gustavo and me) almost chilled to death. Although I think that Dan was in a … Continue reading

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3rd day of VebKitGTK+ hackfest, live from the cave

Martin finished a task! YEAH! from diegoe on Vimeo. It was quite cold today, but we managed to heat up the room by building WebKitGTK+ in all our machines at the same time, awesome functionality of the build. The Viewport … Continue reading

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WebKitGTK+ hackfest, day 2

Another day of the WebKitGTK+ hackfest, and a couple more stuff done. I finished my work to separate the profile migration code into a different binary, saving epiphany from a linking to NSS. Then Martin explained to Xan and myself … Continue reading

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WebKitGTK+ hackfest, day 1

Today we started the serious hacking. A lot of interesting topics are being covered: Philippe is working on fullscreen support for HTML5 elements with some help from Benjamin. Xan is working on easing performance analysis of JavaScriptCore. Martin has been playing … Continue reading

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WebKitGTK+ hackfest, day 0

Today is the bootstrap day for the WebKitGTK+ Hackfest. Everyone is arriving today and luckily it seems no flights were delayed or cancel because of the spanish controllers strike. No flights except mine :), as I already reported. Before leaving … Continue reading

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