BananaPi with Arch Linux ARM and a mainline kernel

Posted on Wed 30 December 2015 in Arch Linux • Tagged with Arch Linux, BananaPi, ARM, Mainline

I posted a guide on getting Arch Linux ARM on the BananaPi last week. Now I was eager to get a mainline kernel working on the BananaPi for some ARM hacking and testing of new patches. In this post I'll describe the steps required to get a mainline kernel booted …


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Logrotate Weechat logs

Posted on Sun 27 December 2015 in misc

Today I noticed my Weechat logs have grown a lot! \~/.weechat/logs has grown to 360M. Obviously I need some sort of automation to take care of these logs, enter logrotate. Luckily Earnestly showed me how to use logrotate on it's own some time ago. So all I what was …


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Arch Linux ARM on the BananaPi

Posted on Tue 22 December 2015 in Electronics • Tagged with ARM, BananaPi, Mainline

Since some time the Banana Pi is supported in the Linux kernel and U-Boot.

Arch Linux ARM does not support the board yet, but it is possible to get it working with an upstream U-Boot.

SD card Image

First we to create an SD card image, since the BananaPi is …


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Openstack Bandit Jenkins integration

Posted on Thu 28 May 2015 in Jenkins • Tagged with Jenkins, Openstack, Security

Some time ago I stumbled on Bandit, while I was doing research at work for an automated security linter. Bandit is a tool designed to find common security issues in Python code, which actually found some issues in our code. I was eager to set this up in our Jenkins …


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Using python-Zarafa in Zarafa-dagent/Zarafa-spooler plugins

Posted on Mon 25 May 2015 in Programming • Tagged with Zarafa, Python

Creating plugins for the Zarafa Dagent and Spooler has been quiet complicated since it requires a lot of low-level MAPI knowledge. Since a year ago, we have been focussing on our new high-level Python API called Python-Zarafa, so it made sense to be able to use our preferred API in …


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python-zarafa monthly update Januari

Posted on Fri 30 January 2015 in Programming • Tagged with Python, Zarafa

It's a new year, so it's also time for a new update about python-zarafa. The last update was in October and a lot of new improvements and features have been added. In this article I'll walk through the new features and improvements. A detailed git changelog can be found at …


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WebApp plugin development introduction

Posted on Sun 11 January 2015 in Programming • Tagged with Python, Zarafa, WebApp

This is a short tutorial on how to write a simple WebApp plugin, the plugin will add a widget to the WebApp's mail settings tab. The widget will allow a user to remove email addresses and domains from the safesenders list in the users WebApp settings.

manifest.xml

We start …


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