I have done a small amount of free software work! However, I’m going
to cheat and list it since the start of the year.
First, the fun stuff:
- I organised the first two meetings of the Bedford Linux User
engines were observed on both occasions, but this was pure
- I sent pull requests adding a fancy map to the new lug.org.uk
site. I need to follow up to make that
I sent PRs to
adjusting the summary and providing instructions on using HTTPS.
I’m planning to extend this with a threat model for apt.
Firefox app mode
I wrote a patch for a bug I’ve been subscribed to for a while,
requesting an “app” mode similar to Chrome:
I don’t have much hope that this will actually get reviewed or
applied, because it conflicts with a new “earlyBlankFirstPaint”
feature. Still, I had fun writing it, and if anyone can tell me how
Mozilla development works, I’d be most grateful.
I filed a fun Writer bug:
If you insert a tall enough image into a page header in LibreOffice
Writer, you can get it to add pages indefinitely. Impressively, the
application remains quite responsive while it tries to flow the
…no idea how to fix this one though!