Removal of sun-java6 from Debian

Octobre 25th, 2011
As said in one of my previous blog post, we, Debian, were going to remove sun-java6 packages from the archive once critical security issues would come. It was supposed to happen sooner and later and here we are. The version 29 (see the #645881 Debian… suite »

Debian / Twitter feed: removed packages

Août 29th, 2011
After a request from Olivier Berger, I developed the Removed packages feed for Debian. This feed lists packages removed from the Debian Archive. Debian removed packages on Debian removed packages on Twitter For more information about removed… suite »

sun-java6 packages removed soon from Debian/Ubuntu (and all other linux distros)

Août 26th, 2011
For the story, due to license reasons, the version of Java packaged in Linux distributions is not the same as the one released on the official website. Each time a new version of Java is was released, Sun/Oracle people are were publishing a other distro… suite »

Debian feeds on Identica / Twitter

Août 24th, 2011
During the Debconf 11 in Bosnia, I took the time to implement the following feeds: - Show the new packages submitted for inclusion in the Debian Archive (low traffic: 10 notices per day)… suite »

Status of LLVM in Debian

Mai 17th, 2011
Here is some updates on the LLVM world into Debian. LLVM and CLANG getting better and better after each release. After some lag, it is now time to have all these packages up-to-date into the archive. Here is an update of their status in Debian: LLVM… suite »