How #bootstrappable is your distro?
Lots of good stuff in there: usability improvements, performance improvements, #POWER9 support, and more!
@brab Great to see camlboot mentioned. The paper by Gabriel et al. on #bootstrapping is delightful!
Pre-Scheme: A low-level dialect of scheme https://thintz.com/resources/prescheme-documentation
Pre-scheme is what scheme48's lowest level is written in... it's also uses Hindley-Milner type inference! Neat!
Did I mention that we at Igalia are hiring? We're hiring! Join our respectful egalitarian flat cooperative structure and let's build free open source software together. ❤️
For students we also offer a CE programme:
Several areas of work are possible.
We're very remote-friendly.
“Getting bytes to disk more quickly”—the story of optimizing substitute download speed in #GNU #Guix:
Whoo, it's pretty rough around the edges, but this is probably the first #Guix Build Coordinator agent build on the GNU Hurd!
I attended most of the talks in the “Declarative” #FOSDEM track today and I enjoyed them all!
It’s been truly inspiring all along, and perhaps one of the best programs this devroom has had over the last few years. Thank you, fantastic hackers!
Next up in the Declarative and Minimalistic Computing devroom at #FOSDEM2021
We closed the gap between Stage0 and GNU Mes: the Full Source Bootstrap!
"The Death of Openness and Freedom?
Open Source Under Attack"
was a bloody good talk https://fosdem.org/2021/schedule/event/open_source_under_attack/
Day 2 of #FOSDEM2021 is here! Make sure to stop by our booth for some fun info and links and to check out today’s chat schedule. https://stands.fosdem.org/stands/the_gnome_foundation/gnome/
towards a full source free software #bootstrap
#GNU Mes, Guile, Guix, Hurd
cofounder: gnu.org/s/mes, lilypond.org, doe040.nl
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