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Orestis Ioannou

I blog about OS, python, react, gatsby, grommet, debian...

Using debsources API to determine the license of

February 09, 2016
1 min read
Following up on the hack of Matthieu - A one-liner to catch'em all! - and the recent features of Debsources I got the idea to modify a bit the one liner in order to retrieve the license of The script will calculate the SHA256 hash of the… Read more

Debian - your patches and machine readable copyright files are available on Debsources

February 08, 2016
3 min read
** TL;DR All Debian license and patches are belong to us. Discover them here and here .** In case you hadn't already stumbled upon in the past, Debsources is a simple web application that allows to publish an unpacked Debian… Read more

GSoC Debsources midterm news

July 22, 2015
2 min read
Midterm evaluations have already passed and I guess we have also reached a milestone since last week I finished working on the copyright tracker and started the patch tracker. Here's the list of my reports on soc-coordination for those interested… Read more

GSoC Debsources updates

June 23, 2015
2 min read
The first 4 weeks have been really great. I had the chance to work on the new webapp, the copyright tracker. Here are my first 4 reports for the weeks: week #1 week #2 week #3 week #4 Summary During these weeks i completed the navigation (by prefix… Read more

GSoC Debsources report: #1

May 31, 2015
1 min read
Heya, this is my first report on my work on Debsources during the coding period of Google Summer of Code 2015. I am not going to go into details on what I've done each week as this is purpose of the report in the mailing list. However I intend to… Read more

Debian accepted me for Google Summer of Code 2015

April 28, 2015
3 min read
Yay! I found out that I got accepted by Debian to work on the Debsources project for Google Summer of Code 2015. This announcement pretty much ends up two exciting months for me. My research project was completed and i received some great feedback on… Read more

Install Debian Jessie on MacBookPro

November 11, 2014
4 min read
This tutorial covers the process of installing Debian Jessie on a MacBookPro. I've chosen to document this process as I found it hard to overcome some problems I had during my several tries installing Debian on a Mac, mostly problems with grub and… Read more