If you donate to me please know some of that is going towards a bit of hacking OR a lot of pizza.. thx.
First up is the diff for pledge(2) execpromises, which Theo explains replaces the unused second pledge argument (..will reappear later as the more refined pledgepath): https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-tech&m=151302727506669&w=2 #OpenBSD
landry@ keeps on giving
Update on pledge(2) from Theo de Raadt, outlining two upcoming features, pledgepaths and execpromises: https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-tech&m=151268831628549&w=2 #OpenBSD
Interesting behaviour change to chromium builds on #OpenBSD, unfortunate but required due to increasing pressure from major companies: https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-ports-cvs&m=151264513213832&w=2
s2k17 Hackathon Report: Stefan Sperling (stsp@) on wireless (iwm(4), athn(4) and more) progress
I can haz a usable mastodon toot input box in Firefox on 6.2 😃
Landry's packages are signed with the following #signify key: RWRh/RSo0GgoYv0XRY03ExC6szQtWVMgtq1P8rghHYrFn73QTlXh/r5n
Giovanni Bechis (giovanni@)'s slides are up from his revisited talk on #OpenBSD pledge(2) @ #osseu17 (Open Source Summit Europe): https://www.snb.it/downloads/seccomp-pledge-oss2017.pdf
Background scan implementation for the iwm(4) driver: https://marc.info/?l=openbsd-tech&m=151198235217614&w=2
Reflections on Hackathons https://www.undeadly.org/cgi?action=article;sid=20171126090055 #openbsd
"This change removes about 3% of total gadgets from the kernel, but about 6% of unique gadgets."
A new #OpenBSD #p2k17 Hackathon report: Antoine Jacoutot (ajacoutot@) on ports+packages progress https://undeadly.org/cgi?action=article&sid=20171120075903
I'll RT your work today. 🤗
Anyone got anything cool to show off?
I've got the open source firmware for atheros USB 802.11n devices working on #OpenBSD 😀
(firmware source code is at https://github.com/qca/open-ath9k-htc-firmware)