Jose Luis Perez Diez jluis@identi.ca

Barcelona, Spain

Perl programing. Dinamic Languages. Free software. Openmoko

  • La marea está cambiando

    Javier Cantero at 2016-02-09T17:43:49Z via AndStatus To: Public

    Detalles aquí y allá me hacen pensar que Twitter está entrando en la fase de 'not coolness' y que la gente está empezando a buscar "The Next Big Thing"®. Y no lo digo sólo por éste último hilo en Hacker News GNU Social, a FLOSS alternative to Twitter, (que además no es el primero en los últimos días dándole bombo a GNU Social en HN).


    Por cierto, los advocates de pump.io deberíais estar atentos a estos hilos y empezar a hacer un poco de ruido. ;-)


    EDIT: oops, el enlace estaba mal y no me habéis dicho nada...

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  • Key Charities That Advance Software Freedom Are Worthy of Your Urgent Support

    Bradley M. Kuhn at 2016-01-26T06:30:57Z via AndStatus To: Public

    [This blog was crossposted on Software Freedom Conservancy's website]

    I've had the pleasure and the privilege, for the last 20 years, to be either a volunteer or employee of the two most important organizations for the advance of software freedom and users' rights to copy, share, modify and redistribute software. In 1996, I began volunteering for the Free Software Foundation (FSF) and worked as its Executive Director from 2001–2005. I continued as a volunteer for the FSF since then, and now serve as a volunteer on FSF's Board of Directors. I was also one of the first volunteers for Software Freedom Conservancy when we founded it in 2006, and I was the primary person doing the work of the organization as a volunteer from 2006–2010. I've enjoyed having a day job as a Conservancy employee since 2011.

    These two organizations have been the center of my life's work. Between them, I typically spend 50–80 hours every single week doing a mix of paid and volunteer work. Both my hobby and my career are advancing software freedom.

    I choose to give my time and work to these organizations because they provide the infrastructure that make my work possible. The Free Software community has shown that the work of many individuals, who care deeply about a cause but cooperate together toward a common goal, has an impact greater than any individuals can ever have working separately. The same is often true for cooperating organizations: charities, like Conservancy and the FSF, that work together with each other amplify their impact beyond the expected.

    Both Conservancy and the FSF pursue specific and differing approaches and methods to the advancement of software freedom. The FSF is an advocacy organization that raises awareness about key issues that impact the future of users' freedoms and rights, and finds volunteers and pays staff to advocate about these issues. Conservancy is a fiscal sponsor, which means one of our key activities is operational work, meeting the logistical and organizational needs of volunteers so they can focus on the production of great Free Software and Free Documentation. Meanwhile, both Conservancy and FSF dedicated themselves to sponsoring software projects: the FSF through the GNU project, and Conservancy through its member projects. And, most importantly, both charities stand up for the rights of users by enforcing and defending copyleft licenses such as the GNU GPL.

    Conservancy and the FSF show in concrete terms that two charities can work together to increase their impact. Last year, our organizations collaborated on many projects, such as the proposed FCC rule changes for wireless devices, jointly handled a GPL enforcement action against Canonical, Ltd., published the principles of community-oriented GPL enforcement, and continued our collaboration on copyleft.org. We're already discussing lots of ways that the two organizations can work together in 2016! Your browser does not support the element. Perhaps you can or ?

    I'm proud to give so much of my time and energy to both these excellent organizations. But, I also give my money as well: I was the first person in history to become an Associate Member of the FSF (back in November 2002), and have gladly paid my monthly dues since then. Today, I also signed up as an annual Supporter of Conservancy, because I'm want to ensure that Conservancy's meets its current pledge match — the next 215 Supporters who sign up before January 31st will double their donation via the match.

    For just US$20 each month, you make sure the excellent work of both these organizations can continue. This is quite a deal: if you are employed, University-educated professional living in the industrialized world, US$20 is probably the same amount you'd easily spend on a meals at restaurants or other luxuries. Isn't it even a better luxury to know that these two organizations can have employ a years' worth of effort of standing up for your software freedom in 2016? You can make the real difference by making your charitable contribution to these two organizations today:

    Please don't wait: both fundraising deadlines are just six days away!

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    Who has two thumbs and just signed up as an annual supporter?  . . . Points at self and says, "This guy."

    j1mc at 2016-01-26T22:24:32Z

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  • 2015-12-29T00:03:15Z via AndStatus To: Public

    YAPC-EU 2015 wine on Barcelona #Perl Mongers Perl 6 public release party
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  • 2015-12-28T19:53:40Z via AndStatus To: Public

    YAPC-EU 2015 wine on Barcelona #Perl Mongers Perl 6 public release party
  • Lauren Weinstein: Why Governments Lie About Encryption Backdoors

    Iñaki Arenaza at 2015-12-18T18:37:49Z via AndStatus To: Public

    A little gem from Lauren Weinstein's blog, via lwn.net:


    "They know that the smart, major terrorist groups will never use systems with government-mandated backdoors for their important communications, they'll continue to use strong systems developed in and/or distributed by countries without such government mandates, or their own strong self-designed apps.

    So it seems clear that the real reason for the government push for encryption backdoors is an attempt not to catch the most dangerous terrorists that they're constantly talking about, but rather a selection of "low-hanging fruit" of various sorts.

    Inept would-be low-level terrorists. Drug dealers. Prostitution rings. Free speech advocates and other political dissidents. You know the types.

    That is, just about everybody EXCEPT the most dangerous terrorist groups that wouldn't go near backdoored encryption systems with a ten foot pole, yet are the very groups governments are loudly claiming backdoor systems are required to fight.

    [...]

    Encryption backdoors are a gleeful win-win for terrorists and a horrific lose-lose for you, me, our families, our friends, and for other law-abiding persons everywhere. Backdoors would result in the worst of the bad guys having strong protections for their data, and the rest of us being hung out to dry."


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    Basically, "war on terror" is an excuse for every terrible thing they may wish to do, now or in the future.

    JanKusanagi at 2015-12-18T14:19:26Z

  • 2015-11-07T09:01:58Z via AndStatus To: Public

    barcelona Perl worshop live streaming https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=R4_rBlodftUv
  • 2015-10-27T13:38:31Z via AndStatus To: Public

    @erkiferenc will show an Introduction to #Rex #datacenter automation with use cases and code examples https://t.co/JgmAXY0G5s #bcnperl2015
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    URL: https://twitter.com/barcelonapm/status/658980229042565120
  • 2015-10-24T06:47:49Z via AndStatus To: Public

    #printerparty2015 the morning
  • 2015-10-23T23:45:24Z via AndStatus To: Public

    robot delta preparado para la printer party de hoy
  • 2015-10-23T14:11:42Z via AndStatus To: Public

    WebSocket with Perl6 via @tokuhirom https://t.co/hRlPmv0U8G
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    URL: https://twitter.com/PerlWeekly/status/657536499064414208
  • 2015-10-21T12:51:49Z via AndStatus To: Public

    testing under andstatus

    Se te escucha, digoooo se te lee Jose Luis.

    Javier Cantero at 2015-10-21T13:50:44Z

    @jluis@identi.ca signal strong and clear. Radio 5, Santiago 9

    Iñaki Arenaza at 2015-10-21T14:11:17Z

  • Stretch: el nuevo X Server obliga a instalar systemd 226

    Javier Cantero at 2015-10-19T12:29:40Z via AndStatus To: Public

    Hoy en el blog: El nuevo X Server de Debian Stretch obliga a instalar systemd 226


    #Debian #Stretch #systemd


    (Actualizado el título y con él la URL)

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    >> JanKusanagi:

    “Xorg "obliga", o como esta hecho el paquete para tal o cual distribucion "obliga"?”


    ¡Le has dado en el clavo!

    CUENTA NO ACTIVA at 2015-10-19T13:48:44Z

    Bueno, para mí es obvio (no hay más que mirar las etiquetas y la sección) pero como veo que no queda claro cambiaré el título a "El nuevo X Server de Debian Stretch obliga a instalar systemd 226".


    Javier Cantero at 2015-10-19T14:29:20Z

    >> trinux:

    “Para los criticones de systemd, gracias a él es un gran avance no ejecutar las X como root.

    Siendo puntillosos, eso no es un avance estrictamente de systemd.

    Javier Cantero at 2015-10-19T14:31:03Z

    Decir tambien que instalar systemd no implica usar systemd, igual que mucho software requiere libpulse, y no por eso vas a estar usando Pulseaudio.

    JanKusanagi at 2015-10-19T14:44:23Z

  • 2013-06-01T08:47:59+00:00 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain via web To: Public

    Probando identi.ca o pump io otra vez
  • at 2012-12-18T18:38:28+00:00 via web To: Public

    According to the front page of duckduckgo today is the 25th birthday of !Perl :-) Congrats, and thanks! Perl has saved me many times :)
  • at 2012-12-18T18:38:28+00:00 via web To: Public

    According to the front page of duckduckgo today is the 25th birthday of !Perl :-) Congrats, and thanks! Perl has saved me many times :)
  • Free Software Foundation at 2012-11-29T08:32:53+00:00 via web To: Public

    Richard Stallman will answer your questions on Slashdot. Ask him anything! !fsf !gnu !lp -- ur1.ca/bkbrd

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  • Free Software Foundation at 2012-11-29T08:32:53+00:00 via web To: Public

    Richard Stallman will answer your questions on Slashdot. Ask him anything! !fsf !gnu !lp -- ur1.ca/bkbrd

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  • 2012-11-28T15:35:47+00:00 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain via web To: Benjamin Albiñana , Public

    Benjamín Albiñana ‏@benalb Todos los días abro ilusionado el cliente de identi.ca , pero no, seguís aquí ... (from identi.ca)
  • 2012-11-07T08:22:07+00:00 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain via web To: Public

    waiting for kwynote a # #
  • 2012-11-07T08:21:27+00:00 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain via web To: Public

    resten 3 entrades pel curs de perl http://curs.perl.cat #