December 31st 2022

Free software activities in December 2022

Here is my monthly update covering what I have been doing in the free software world during December 2022 (previous month).

Reproducible Builds

The goal of the Reproducible Builds effort is to ensure no flaws can be been introduced during compilation processes by promising identical results are always generated from a given source, thus allowing multiple third-parties to come to a consensus on what the 'correct', non-compromised build, should be.

This month, I:

Elsewhere in our tooling, I made the following changes to diffoscope, including preparing and uploading versions 228, 229 and 230 to Debian:


I performed a number of QA and NMU uploads as part of an ongoing campaign within the Reproducible Builds effort (see above).

Debian LTS

This month I have worked 18 hours on Debian Long Term Support (LTS) and 12 hours on its sister Extended LTS project.

You can find out more about the LTS project via the following video:

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