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DirectFB Turns Up On GitHub

Over the summer I wrote about disappearing with no signs of what happened to the project. Fortunately, while remains M.I.A., the code has appeared on GitHub.

12 October 2015 - Still MIA - Add A Comment
Nginx Web Server Announces nginScript

Developers behind the high-performance Nginx web server project have announced nginScript, a JavaScript-derived scripting language to do more with this open-source web server.

23 September 2015 - Nginx Scripting Language - 5 Comments
Faster Rendering Of Our Hundreds Of Thousands Of Benchmark Results

If visiting to view the daily performance benchmark tracker results on the Linux kernel, GCC, LLVM Clang, or Mesa and opting to view the results for a very long duration, you may have noticed some results were slow to appear or the page would time-out before hand. I've now landed some improvements into the Phoronix Test Suite's rendering code that should dramatically speed-up the process.

14 August 2015 - Linux Benchmarking - 5 Comments
What It Took Porting LibreOffice To GTK3 & Wayland

For the past several months Caolán McNamara has been leading the charge for adding GTK3 tool-kit support to LibreOffice. With the new LibreOffice 5.0 that initial GTK3 support is in place that also brings initial Wayland support for this open-source office suite.

9 August 2015 - LibreOffice GTK3/Wayland - 10 Comments

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