Blog posts for year 2012

Ceilometer bug squash day #1

Monday 24 December 2012 OpenStack, Ceilometer Comments

In order to start the year in a good mood, what's the best than squashing some bugs on OpenStack?

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Logitech Unifying devices support in UPower

Friday 16 November 2012 Logitech, UPower, Freedesktop Comments

A few months ago, I wrote about my reverse engineering attempt to Logitech Unifying devices. Back then, I concluded my post with big hopes on the future after receiving a document with some part of the specification of the HID++ 2.0 from Logitech.

A couple of weeks ago, some of my summer work has been merged to UPower, adding battery support for some Logitech devices.

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OpenStack France meetup #2

Tuesday 06 November 2012 OpenStack, Ceilometer, Meetup Comments

I was at the OpenStack France meetup 2 yesterday evening.

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Inside Synaps, a CloudWatch-like implementation for OpenStack

Monday 22 October 2012 OpenStack, Ceilometer, Heat, Synaps Comments

A few days ago, Samsung released the source code of Synaps, an implementation of the Amazon Web Service CloudWatch API for OpenStack.

Being a developer on the Ceilometer project, I've been curious to look on this project and how it could overlap with Ceilometer or other projects like Heat.

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Ceilometer 0.1 released

Friday 12 October 2012 OpenStack, Ceilometer Comments

After 6 months of development, we are proud to release the first release of Ceilometer, the OpenStack Metering project. Ceilometer. This is a first and amazing milestone for us: we follow all other projects by releasing a version for Folsom!

Using Ceilometer, you should now be able to meter your OpenStack cloud and retrieve its usage to build statistics or bill your customer!

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Gnus notifications

Wednesday 29 August 2012 Emacs, Gnus Comments

Today, I've merged my Gnus notifications module inside Gnus git repository. This way, it will be available for everybody in Emacs 24.2.

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Sony Vaio Z Debian Linux support

Saturday 11 August 2012 Debian, Linux Comments

I had to install Debian Wheezy on a brand new Sony Vaio Z laptop with the new Ivy Bridge architecture (SVZ1311C5E). I'll talk about this here, because it's always nice to know that new hardware works quite fine (or not) under Debian.

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Ceilometer, the OpenStack metering project

Friday 27 July 2012 OpenStack, Ceilometer Comments

For the last months, I've been working on a metering project for OpenStack, so it's time to talk a bit about it.

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Emacs configuration published

Tuesday 24 July 2012 Emacs Comments

I've finally published my Emacs configuration.

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ERC notifications

Saturday 21 July 2012 Emacs, ERC Comments

Today, I've merged my erc notifications module inside Emacs trunk. This way, it will be available for everybody in Emacs 24.2.

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