Tales of software craftsmanship

Tales of software craftsmanship

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  • What to do with an old Nokia N810? (1/6/2011) - Like quite a few KDE community members who attended Akademy 2008, I got a Nokia N810 internet tablet. Sadly, shortly after we got the devices we stopped receiving OS updates and the Maemo Diablo platform was basically abandoned in favor of a bigger better faster and quite different Maemo Fremantle, to be used on the […]
  • Sometimes you need to reinvent the wheel (1/31/2015) - On behalf of the Calamares team and Blue Systems, I am proud to announce the immediate availability of Calamares 1.0. Calamares is a distribution independent installer framework. I had the initial idea for Calamares in May 2014, less than a year ago, and out of frustration: many successful independent Linux distributions came with lackluster installers, […]
  • How to write a kick-ass proposal for Google Summer of Code (3/7/2016) - In a few weeks students can begin submitting their applications for Google Summer of Code 2016. KDE has been accepted as a mentoring organization again this year, and I’ve already been contacted by several students looking to do a Google Summer of Code project with KDE. Prospective Summer of Code students usually have lots of enthusiasm, […]