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Docker on Debian Wheezy

Maybe you have already heard of the next revolution in application deployment called Docker. I quote: Docker is an open-source engine which automates the deployment of applications as highly portable, self-sufficient containers which are independent of hardware, language, framework, packaging … Continue reading

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Policykit adventures

After installing Debian on a laptop this week, once again, I ran into the “problem” of not being able to shutdown or reboot the computer, when another user is logged in, for example via SSH. If you’re a Linux user, … Continue reading

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VLC 0.9.8a on Debian Etch

The Sipo.nl debian repository now contains VLC version 0.9.8a for Etch, WITH x264 support. For now, it is only available for the amd64 architecture. To use it, you need the following lines in your sources.list: deb http://debian.sipo.nl etch-custom main deb … Continue reading

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Debian Sarge -> Stable, revisited

Een tijdje geleden, in september 2004, na de aankondiging dat men naar een release van Debian Sarge aan het toewerken was, postte ik al een link naar het grafiekje van de release-critical bugs. Aangezien men de wens heeft uitgesproken om … Continue reading

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