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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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GUADEC call for talks ends this Sunday, 23rd April

GUADEC 2017 is just over three months away, which is a very long time in the future and leaves lots of time to organise everything (at least that’s what I keep telling myself). However, the call for papers is closing … Continue reading

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GUADEC accommodation

At this year’s GUADEC in Manchester we have rooms available for you right at the venue in lovely modern student townhouses. As I write this there are still some available to book along with your registration. In a couple of … Continue reading

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Ten years of Codethink

Spring is here and it is the 10th anniversary celebration of Codethink.  Nobody could have orchestrated it this way but we also have GUADEC happening here in Manchester in a few months and it’s the 20th anniversary of GNOME.  All … Continue reading

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GUADEC 2017: Friday 28th July to Wednesday 2nd August in Manchester, UK

The GUADEC 2017 team is happy to officially announce the dates and location of this year’s conference. GUADEC 2017 will run from Friday 28th July to Wednesday 2nd August. The first three days will include talks and social events, as … Continue reading

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GUADEC 2017 accommodation survey

We are looking at accommodation options for GUADEC 2017 in Manchester and we would like some feedback from everyone who is hoping to attend! Manchester’s hotels fill up quickly in summer so we are going to do one or more … Continue reading

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