@lattera It’s what I liked most about the MirageOS retreat: people getting together to get to know and learn from each other, do hacking and mainly have a good time.
@lattera yes, Geneva’s Hackathons have become a pure exploitation of ideas & skills.
#OpenBSD/arm64 gets another web browser! Firefox!
This comes only a year after robert@ added arm64 support to chromium (for which aarch64 packages have been sporadically available, build permitting).
Eric Faurot (eric@) has released libasr 1.0.3, a portable version of his asynchronous resolver library.
A lot of people don't know that Eric's libasr has been OpenBSD's libc resolver for many years. All POSIX/legacy resolver functions are implemented on top of it.
Practicing my #vBSDcon presentation. With two crucial announcements tomorrow, this presentation will be one to watch.
I'm pretty mad at #Intel right now..
Lack of a public changelog is not justifiable for software which runs in millions of devices. If such a changelog does exist, it needs to be made easier to locate, e.g. shipped with official firmware releases and indexed by search engines.
I can't find it anywhere. The closest we seem to have is the commit history of linux-firmware.git which cites internal build numbers without further information about what changed.
Rust, Tetris, parenting
Yesterday I wrote a little console-based Tetris in Rust as a personal procrastination exercise. With colors and a bit nicer than /usr/games/tetris but really nothing special. The amazing part: my kids love it and the older one now wants to learn how to code. Parenting achievement unlocked!
If you're interested in early boot-time security research or want to speed up your firmware development cycle, come to my talk on spispy, the open source flash emulator at #CCCamp19 Wednesday at 18:00 in Curie: https://fahrplan.events.ccc.de/camp/2019/Fahrplan/events/10186.html
Why yes, I *am* indexing this in #sudomastery. Why wouldn't I?
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