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by gilles [@], on the 2019-08-25 04:00:00+02:00

TL;DR:
- small inprovements to the fion window manager
- plakar is a backup utility I wrote a long time ago that I will share
- tons of opensmtpd stuff, mostly filters and issues handling

Shout outs to my patrons !

As has become the habit, this report begins with a big thank …


by gilles [@], on the 2019-07-27 07:27:00+02:00

TL;DR:
- not much work outside of OpenSMTPD this week
- OpenSMTPD portable builds with OpenSSL 1.1.x again
- smtp-out reporting is working correctly on my laptop
- wrote two filters that I'm actually using as you read this

Shout outs to my patrons !

As will become the tradition hopefully …


by gilles [@], on the 2019-06-30 07:42:00+02:00

TL;DR:
- started working on FION, a static tile window manager
- revived BPG, a PGP parser
- converted OpenSMTPD to libtls
- wrote a library to make writing of native C OpenSMTPD filters easy
- started writing a filter-rspamd

Thanks to my patrons !

First of all, a huge thanks to my first patrons …


by gilles [@], on the 2019-06-02 14:57:00+02:00

TL;DR:
In this post I explain crudely how ca.c works and changes to OpenSMTPD related to ca.c
I wrote an ECDSA privsep crypto engine
I did some EEG work too

This is the first report

I will now switch to a monthly report of my tech activities …


by gilles [@], on the 2019-06-02 13:42:00+02:00

TL;DR:
Way too many things happened in a six months timeframe.
This post won't need a TL;DR as I'll keep it short.

Generalized anxiety disorder and alexithymia.

Late 2018, I’ve been diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder and alexithymia a couple weeks apart.

The anxiety disorder …