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Kiwix in Debian, 2018 update

It's been a relatively productive year for the packaging of Kiwix, an offline Wikipedia reader, in Debian. My minimum expectations for the Buster release scheduled in mid-2019 are that all necessary C/C++ libraries to build the latest versions of Kiwix are in Debian.

Working the polls: reflection

As I said earlier, I worked the polls from 6 a.m. to roughly 9:20 p.m. We had one voter come in at the nick of time at 7:59 p.m.

I was glad to see that we had a lot of first time voters, as well …

Wikipedia turns 15

Wikipedia turned 15 last week. Aside from having my friends wish me a happy birthday, I also went to the party in San Francisco. I had a good time meeting up with some Wikimedians that I hadn't seen in a while, and also enjoyed the talks. My favorite was by …

2016 Wikimedia Developer Summit recap

A lot happened at the Wikimedia Developer Summit over the past week, I had a fantastic time and enjoyed getting to meet up with everyone again. Here's a quick recap:

  • Learned about the status of the Differential migration, I feel more reassured about the workflow now, just not sure about …

2016 Wikimedia Developer Summit

I'll be at the 2016 Architecture MediaWiki Wikimedia Developer Summit over the next week. I mainly want to talk to/nag people about:

  • Configuration
  • Extension management
  • Librarization
  • Composer (okay, not really that much)
  • Wiki farms!
  • "Global" and cross-wiki tools/tooling
  • Why JSON is better than YAML (really)

I've also proposed …