Articles and News
How We Hosted FOSDEM 2021 on Matrix
This post shares insights on how this year’s FOSDEM was held on Matrix.
This article explains why the upcoming distributed RAID vdev type is an excellent addition to ZFS’s existing data protection capabilities for large installments.
How Much Are Open-Source Developers Really Worth?
»The results of the study, which was commissioned by the European Commission, show that there is a widespread lack of understanding of the benefits that can be drawn from the open-source ecosystem in Europe.«
#open-source #politics #european-union
Browser Fuzzing at Mozilla
This post’s authors provide insight into Mozilla’s fuzzing-pipeline, including links to the open-source tools in use.
#fuzzing #security #mozilla #firefox
OpenBSD on Apple M1
This short note states that OpenBSD can boot into multi-user mode on Apple M1 Hardware now.
#openbsd #apple-silicon #m1
Releases and Projects
The first stable kernel release for 2021 includes an AMD performance regression fix, new hardware support, and filesystem improvements.
#linux #type:release #linux-kernel
Release 3.0 release of podman comes with support for Docker Compose, improved security, and over 100 bug fixes.
#container #podman #type:release
The first release of inetutils in 6 years brings updates to programs like ping and ficonfig.
#inetutils #ifconfig #type:release
»arara is a TeX automation tool based on directives and rules.«
dog is a command-line DNS client with support for DNS-over-TLS and DNS-over-HTTPS protocols.
»NetStatus is designed as an always-on dashboard WebUI to track internet connectivity. It will periodically recheck its connection & provide a live view of status, online or off. speed up/down & latency«
How They SRE
How they SRE is a curated collection of SRE resources.