Backporting new code to Debian packages

I like Linux distros packaging systems, especially Debian’s. It makes it trivial to install, remove and change to different versions of programs. The only problem is that sometimes there is a delay in packaging the latest version of an app.

Never fear though, if you are willing to do a little bit of work . . . → Read More: Backporting new code to Debian packages

Home in subversion

I’ve mentioned previously that I’ve started putting my /home in subversion. I thought I’d go into how I handle things, as it takes a little adjustment in your thinking to get maximum benefit from this. I used this guide to get me started, and stuck pretty close to it.

What I do is seperate . . . → Read More: Home in subversion