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CCs and DFSG

I would like to use the Dropline Etiquette icons on Debian-BR-CDD Project, but its license is not DFSG compatible. So, is very common people asking about why CCs aren't DSFG compatible. The first step to understand it is, of course, reading the DFSG and CCs. But if you want a quickly way to know about CC and DFSG, take a look at debian-legal Summary of Creative Commons 2.0 Licenses.

Anyway, I've sent a email for the Dropline author asking for a possible changing in their license to a DFSG compatible, maybe following these debian-legal recomendations:

" Authors who use or are planning to use the Attribution 2.0 license should consider a similar Free Software license such as a BSD- or MIT-style license [BSD], [MIT]."

"Authors who use or are planning to use the Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 license should consider a similar Free Software license such as the GNU General Public License [GPL]."

Now I'm waiting...

23 Jul 2005 (updated 23 Jul 2005 at 13:45 UTC) »
New Macro for Trac

After debconf5 arriving I couldn't sleep very well, so I woke up really early and I wrote a cool macro for Trac environment that you can see here.

Anyway, some examples of usage:

Giving a maintainer mail address: [[debianBTS(tiago@debian-ba.org)]]
Giving a bug number: [[debianBTS(311091)]]
Giving a package name: [[debianBTS(bbclone)]] 

/CONNECT irc.debian.net
/JOIN #debconf
/TOPIC

Photos: www.debconf.org/gallery/debconf5 mail jon at ivt.com.au for login

Schedule: www.debconf.org/debconf5/about/schedule

AdHocBoFs/Networking/Printing info on wiki.debian.net/?DebConf5

Reception: +358417816305 (24h/day)

Webcam: naru2.oldskool.fi/~webcam

Video: wiki.debian.net/?DebConf5Vid

The Group photo: ajt.iki.fi/debconf5

enjoy!!

PHPXMLRPC vulnerability

I've notice that php xml-rpc is vunerable, where a machine can be explored easily as listed here

ewiki users, please update your php xml-rpc. Wordpress users, don't worry, be happy :o)

Wow! See this video and enjoy this beautiful scene. It was made in Helsinki Sea Life, Jul 2005, by myself. If you know details about this animal please let me see, I forgot to take notes there.

Good podcasts

So, I have to admit, I use MacOS sometimes :o) And sometimes I learn interest things. Do you know podcasts? Yeah, of course. I'm always the last to learn about these technologies. Eureka! Now I can pratice my (bad) english by listening the podictionary while I'm driving. It's amazing!

You (and me) can use ipodder software to listen podcasts in GNU/Linux (ok, you already know that...)

FISL 6

I arrived in PoA yesterday to FISL 6, wich starts in June 1. I can see the hard work to organize one of the most meetings of free software and I hope help in somethings. A lot of PSL-BA people are here. Until now we have Valessio, Tassia, Humberto, Leo, Lucas, Carol, Aurelio, me and more...

This is a special moment for Debian, which intends to release Sarge soon, maybe in June 6. We are organizing a party for it in its stand.

We bring 100 Debian-BR-CDD t-shirts to sell there... help us! :o)

Some bugs fixed

Today I was a good guy. Bugs 304664 and 309103 were closed. As I said before, I'm working in ptbr CDBS doc translation, and today was a good day for it.

I applied the patch sent by Regis in mozilla-locale-ptbr deb. This is a debian package maintened by Debian-BR packaging team. So more a closed bug today :o)

20 May 2005 (updated 20 May 2005 at 14:01 UTC) »
Fixing SMS VIVO's page: (thanks to Caio Tiago Oliveira)

Existe uma tabela maior que a largura da janela que eles abrem: (there is a table which its size is bigger than the opened window:)

 <!--scope="session"/>-->
        <table width="579" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0">
              <td width="149" height="173">

Basta mudar para: (just change to:)

 <!--scope="session"/>-->
        <table width="149" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0">
              <td width="149" height="173">
bbclone in Debian

My second debian package was uploaded today :o) this time I'm using debconf and some features that I didn't know. So I have to update ewiki to use it too.

Next step is use CDBS in bbclone, I'm waiting some tips by otavio (maybe in next LM :o)). I'm translating the CDBS to portuguese so I create a subversion repository for people that work in translations to other languages. You can see on Gnosis SVN this project and I can create accounts for new branches.

Last good news: I bought my tickets to HEL!!! :o))

Bad news: Here in Brazil there is a big telecomunication company that decided doesn't use W3C standards, so its customers have to have IE to use their web services. VIVO says that firefox doesn't have the needed "functions", then it doesn't work well, but the problem is they don't know what are these "functions" in IE wich is missing in firefox...

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