Thomas Capricelli archive
Category: Admin

November 27, 2014

Hgactivity 2.2 is released

by orzel
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It’s been a long time since the last maintenance release, and there are several fixes worth releasing. There are also few enhancements, including patches from an external contributor. Thanks Rudy ūüôā Most people are using a clone and just need to update, but for the others, I’ve released¬†tarballs as well. Homepage Announcement Download

May 20, 2014

KDE Community: be liberal with ourselves, be harsh with others

by orzel
Categories: Admin, Gentoo, KDE
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(yes, the title is a tribute to¬†the robustness principle)   Censored In quite an aggressive move, I’ve been censored by KDE. My blog has been removed from kdeplanet. ¬†The only information I have so far is a mail (and this): SVN commit 1386393 by jriddell: Disable Thomas Capricelli’s blog for breaching Planet KDE guidelines CCMAIL:orzel@xxxxx […]

May 3, 2014

Fix Baloo on KDE using the same trick as once used with Nepomuk

by orzel
Categories: Admin, Gentoo, KDE
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update: this post made me banned from KDE planet in a very rough way   Nepomuk Problem Since the ¬†daunting day of the kde 4.0 release, I’ve been struggling with nepomuk. I’m no random user, i know about low-level programming, i/o bound, cpu bound stuff, and I kinda tried to have it working. I failed […]

January 23, 2014

Mercurial Mirror For Django 1.7 Branch

by orzel
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Today the Django project released the first alpha for Django 1.7. As such, the branch for 1.7 has been created in the git repository, and we can start mirroring it. Of course, this is still an alpha and the clone shouldn’t be used yet for prodution. The purpose is to test 1.7 early and to […]

November 5, 2013

Release of Colibri 1.0-beta2

by orzel
Categories: Admin, Django, Gentoo, Software
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Time flies, and I haven’t made any release of Colibri for a long time, despite it being used in production and bug being fixed as they are found. So here it is. No shiny new feature there, it’s mostly about bug fixing, code cleaning and updating the code. More importantly: Colibri now requires Django 1.6, […]

July 18, 2013

Release of EmergeActivity 2.1

by orzel
Categories: Admin, Gentoo, KDE, Software
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Emerge activity is a small PyQt application aimed at Gentoo users¬†that displays an “activity” graph of the emerges. ¬†Here’s a typical example on my desktop computer : For those wondering, the huge increase in 2009 is when the Gentoo KDE team decided to split KDE packages, and the drop in 2011 is when I stopped […]

June 29, 2013

Mercurial Mirror For Django 1.6 branch

by orzel
Categories: Admin, Django
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Django has another branch, and we have another mirror. Today Django 1.6 beta 1 was released, and that seemed a good day to start the 1.6 mirror. So here it is, next to the other mirrors on my bitbucket account: https://bitbucket.org/orzel/django-1.6-production/

October 26, 2012

Mercurial Mirror For Django 1.5 branch

by orzel
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Django has just released the first alpha¬†for the next big release, 1.5. As such they created the 1.5.x branch that will lead to the 1.5.0 release and then will become the stable branch. I do not intend to use the 1.5 branch before the final release, but I’ve already setup the mirror nonetheless. The mirror […]

September 11, 2012

Bugfix release for hgactivity : 2.1 is out

by orzel
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Several small modifications and bug fixes have landed on the hgactivity repository. For those not using a clone of the repository, I’ve released 2.1. Homepage Announcement Download

June 21, 2012

New Django mercurial mirrors aimed at production servers

by orzel
Categories: Admin, Django
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When Django was still using subversion, I used to mirror stable branches (1.2 when I started, 1.4 recently). This worked well and I could clone those repositories on production servers, and then it was just a matter of ‘hg pull -u’ to bring updates/fixes. Now.. Django has moved to git. I won’t comment on how […]