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New paper “Authoritative linked data descriptions of debian source packages using ADMS.SW” accepted at OSS 2013

I’ll be presenting “Authoritative linked data descriptions of debian source packages using ADMS.SW” at OSS 2013. Here’s the abstract : The Debian Package Tracking System is a Web dashboard for Debian contributors and advanced users. This central tool publishes the … Continue reading

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The Debian Package Tracking System now publishes Turtle RDF meta-data

The Debian PTS now speaks the Turtle representation format for the export of RDF meta-data about Debian source packages. Alongside HTML pages for humans, and the RDF/XML that had already been added to it this means that a new flavour … Continue reading

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Presented “Generating Linked Data descriptions of Debian packages in the Debian PTS” at the Paris Mini DebConf

I have made a presentation at the Paris MinDebconf 2012 about the work I’ve done to bring more semantic meta-data to the Debian PTS (see previous posts). Here are my slides : Generating Linked Data descriptions of Debian packages in … Continue reading

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foswiki-ldapcontrib packaging started to “replace” twiki-ldapcontrib

Hoping that foswiki will be packaged for Debian soon, I’ve prepared a new package for the LdapContrib Foswiki’s extension, reusing what I had done for the twiki-ldapcontrib package. This should allow integration of Foswiki on Debian systems using LDAP-stored users … Continue reading

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CAS client libs need love in Debian : several pending RFS

We have made some progress towards more CAS-ified applications installable in Debian, and now have several RFS pending : libauthcas-perl : Client library for CAS 2.0 / AuthCAS Perl module libcas-php : CAS client library for PHP / phpCAS PHP … Continue reading

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Towards more CAS-related packages in Debian (SSO for web apps)

We have setup a collaborative maintenance project named pkg-cas for Debian. The goal is to have more packages available in Debian to be able to use the CAS SSO (Single Sign On) framework for web applications. More details at : … Continue reading

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New Debian package for twiki-ldapcontrib 2.99.5, new RFS

Just a note to tell that I updated my packaging of twiki-ldapcontrib in order to try and push it to Debian’s official pool. Now we’re in sync with upstream’s latest version (2.99.5). I hope I find a sponsor More details … Continue reading

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Unofficial Debian packages for missing phpGroupware modules

I’ve updated the source package’s construction rules so that unofficial Debian packages can be constructed for all phpGroupware modules not officially included in the Debian archive (the new debian/rules and associate stuff is only in our SVN at the moment, … Continue reading

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phpGroupware 0.9.16.012 back in Debian lenny/testing

Cool. phpGroupware is back in the “testing” Debian distribution (a.k.a “lenny”). The package uploaded to unstable has nicely made its way through the 10 days delays without major problems, so it’s back in testing. I hope it will make its … Continue reading

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Suitable maintained password manager ? hard to find

I’ve been using FPM (Figaro Password Manager) for quite some time with entire satisfaction. However, it relies on unmaintained technology, (Gnome 1.x I think), and will be removed from lenny, so I envision to switch to another more recent tool … Continue reading

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phpgroupware-0.9.16 back in unstable

… Accepted phpgroupware 1:0.9.16.012+dfsg-1 (source all) ! Cool. After quite some effort, it’s back in Debian, ready for your consumption (well after all the needed part of the Debian workflow notice the new package of course ;). Let’s work back … Continue reading

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phpgroupware-0.9.16 in Debian’s NEW queue… unofficial binary packages available

phpGroupware 0.9.16 entered the NEW queue of Debian. Meanwhile, interested users may test the packages following instructions at https://picoforge.int-evry.fr/cgi-bin/twiki/view/Phpgwdeb/Web/WebHome#Packages_availability As you’ll see, the packages layout has changed a little bit compared to previous package, and not all phpgw apps are … Continue reading

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RFS for phpgroupware

I’ve just completed a repackaging of phpGroupware for Debian, so I’m asking for sponsorship by a Debian developer (RFS sent to debian-mentors). Potential sponsors, see you in FOSDEM tomorrow and sunday, maybe Update 2008/03/06 : Loïc Dachary generously proposed himself … Continue reading

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Sympa and phpGroupware (soon ?) in Debian testing

Cool. We make progress on the PicoForge (1.1) dependencies in Debian : Sympa was momentarily out of testing, since it had a “grave” bug when trying to install it over PostGreSQL. I found a workaround, I think, so removed the … Continue reading

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Debian package for TWiki LDAP contrib adapter (a bit outdated though)

Currently considering my intention of becoming maintainer of some Debian packages, I realized I had not blogged about the packaging I made for TWikiLdapContrib, an adapter for users and groups management in TWiki based on a LDAP directory. See https://picoforge.int-evry.fr/cgi-bin/twiki/view/Picoforge/Web/TwikiLdapcontribDeb … Continue reading

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