Blog posts for year 2012

Ceilometer bug squash day #1

Monday 24 December 2012 OpenStack, Ceilometer

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

I've finally published my Emacs configuration.

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ERC notifications

Saturday 21 July 2012 Emacs, ERC

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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