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gnome.org: release management, documentation, bug management and other adventures.

Shades of Blue

I’m not entirely sure what’s special about my machine (T61 Thinkpad) that makes it lock up and reboot at least once per day without a warning (but sometimes after showing things in blue), but I’ve decided to blame something down … Continue reading

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Colors!

Save the money for LSD when you can have gnome-shell with a KMS kernel bug!

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Fedora 19.

Two weeks ago I erased the harddisk on my Fedora machine and installed Fedora 19 from scratch. I was tempted to give Mageia a try instead, but as it’s my main machine which I also use for work I tried … Continue reading

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Google Summer of Code Mentor Summit 2012

Marina, Daniel, Muslim and I represented GNOME at the Google Summer of Code Mentor Summit. As a nice coincidence, my colleagues Sumana and Rob also went their representing the Wikimedia Foundation. After attending a session about project management I realized … Continue reading

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GNOME: Do you want to participate in Google Code-In?

While I organized and ran Google Code-In for GNOME for the last years (a contest for 13-17 year old students) I won’t have enough spare time this year. So the question is if GNOME wants to take part in it … Continue reading

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GUADEC 2012: Discussions!

“If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said ‘a faster horse’” — Henry Ford Continuing to write about this year’s GUADEC conference that ended a few days ago. It should be obvious that opinions in this … Continue reading

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A Monday at GUADEC 2012

Today was the first of two BoF session days at this year’s GUADEC in not-too-hot Galicia. There are quite some BoFs taking place. As planned a few weeks ago I spent this morning with GNOME’s wonderful Accessibility crew. This led … Continue reading

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Bits and pieces from GUADEC 2012.

This city is foggy at 3:30AM. Conference feels well organized and things (wifi, sound, projectors) work. Daniel said that his talk will include pictures of me but I think he fibs. Still not sure whether to consider him a trustworthy … Continue reading

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GUADEC conference! Next week!

Yet another notorious “I go to GUADEC” post. My everchanging plans are to provide the Bugsquad annual report at the AGM meeting and to maybe theoretically join Gil Forcada in his talk “Towards less i18n barriers and more (quality) translations” … Continue reading

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GNOME.Asia summit over

GNOME.Asia summit ended five hours ago. A big thanks to our friendly and welcoming organizers for their great work and the good time that we had (and still have) here in Hong Kong, and to the companies that sponsored this … Continue reading

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