Monthly Archives: May 2017


Last night an suicide attack took place in Manchester killing at least 22 people. I don’t have much to comment on that apart from that everyone’s thoughts are with those who have been injured or lost friends and family to … Continue reading

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Tracker 💙 Meson

A long time ago I started looking at rewriting Tracker’s build system using Meson. Today those build instructions landed in the master branch in Git! Meson is becoming pretty popular now so I probably don’t need to explain why it’s … Continue reading

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Night Bus: simple SSH-based build automation

My current project at Codethink has involved testing and packaging GCC on several architectures. As part of this I wanted nightly builds of ‘master’ and the GCC 7 release branch, which called for some kind of automated build system. What … Continue reading

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