- Add OmniOSce build VM
- Add Solaris 11.4 (upcoming, former Solaris 12 development) build VM
- Add Bind 9.x Server to OmniOS
Add perdition (imap + pop3 redirector)
DCC and Spamassassin
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Received a sparc machine as a long-term loan
Some weeks ago I've got a sparc machine for sparc builds of SFE packages. The ILOM is already tested, but it'll take another while until I can setup the OS and integrate the SFE CBE (Common build Environment). Currently a long awaited side project is the cause for delays: A fully integrated CBE package for the build environment that turned out to be a larger project then I thought. I think I'll postpone that CBE-package and instead do a manual setup of the CBE now.
Attending FOSDEM in Bruxxels on Feb 4th & 5th
If anyone of you is at FOSDEM too, I would appreciate having a chat. In case you have really good story around Solaris / OpenIndiana OmniOS, I can offer we do a short audio recording. No large preparation needed from your side. I'll bring a nice audio recorder and two headsets, extendable to 4 people.
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* New C-Compilers default to -m64, testing new include/*inc to force -m32 if needed
* Recompiling packages in batches for Solaris 12, please expect occational breakage
* LibreOffice5 prework almost finished
* pkgbuild collecting issues / bugs
* Translastion of important blog pages wanted (*you*!)
* Feedback is essential :)
Update to Postgresql 9.6.3
Dovecot with clucene server side search
Samba 4.6 with Active Directory provisioning fix
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Fosdem is over - met the developers and users
The first user contributed blog article on installing LibreOffice is here! Yipee!
LibreOffice 5.2 for Hipster - new packages
SSHFS is very cool - new packages
MPlayer 1.3.0 needs downgrade to 1.2.1 to work with ffmpeg 2.8.10
Upgraded IPMI for the build KVM server - what a mess
Preparation work for enabling https for the blog - what a mess
Cleaning up old changes from my workspace
Current issues with packages
What is next
Whats in the near future
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News From The Workbench 2016-11
LibreOffice4 and LibreOffice5 (new)
Our maintainer Pjama sent in new spec files for LibreOffice 5.1 and 5.2. This is absolutely wonderful!
Today I started to do a test-build on OpenIndiana Hipster 2016.10-like system to see first, if the LibreOffice4 in version 126.96.36.199 can be built in a reproducible way. Finetuning will happen during the next days.
working on GCC 4.8.5 / 4.9 / 5.4 with new install location /usr/gcc-sfe and compatibility symlinks /usr/gcc/
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temporary repository localhosts12nogccdeps discontinued (replaced by -> localhosts12 with new /usr/gcc-sfe)
LibreOffice5 is waiting for being fine tuned for the OSDistros with X11 present
working on GCC 5.4.0 started
working on easy-setup for a build environment started
questions and feedback on what you need next?
Update 20160916 LibreOffice 5 is on the way to my workbench, thanks to pjama
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* Waiting on LibreOffice 5 spec files from down-under
* automatic builds resumed / engineering some script improvements
* easy-setup package for build environment - planning
* webstack - what do you want first?
* could you give feedback please?
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What is currently on my workbench? (There is a new workbench article 2016-08 available)
(Edit:) In the meanwhile I'll try to get LibreOffice 4 to S12 - the procfs.h compile issue is now solved and I'm fixing small issues as they appear while building on S12. Package compiles, will be uploaded in early version without dictionaries and language files. Once it appears on publisher "localhosts12" you may do first tests.
(Edit2:) LibreOffice 4 works on S12 - thanks to some few lines of code changes from a collegue!