During the last months I had the opportunity to participate in Google Code-in 2018 as a mentor for the KDE Community. I've created tasks and assisted pre-university students aged from 13 to 17 in their first contributions to free software projects. My focus was on KDE Partition Manager, because I'm contributing to it as a … Continue reading Google Code-in 2018 – My First Experience as a Mentor in KDE
The third day of LaKademy 2018 was my last day participating on the event. During October 13th, we started the day with a promo reunion. This reunion was done to discuss about some plans and actions for the Latin American KDE community over the next year. Some decisions were made and topics were discussed involving … Continue reading LaKademy 2018 – Third and Fourth Days (October 13th and 14th)
Every new code follows new bugs. During the second day of LaKademy I was more focused on resolution of bugs in the code that I implemented during the first day for KDE Partition Manager. During the afternoon, I decided to start RAID resizing and discussed with Andrius Stikonas on calamares IRC channel about some RAID … Continue reading LaKademy 2018 – Second Day (October 12th)
LaKademy 2018 has started! It is happening in the city of Florianópolis in Brazil. It is being a nice opportunity for me to meet some other KDE contributors from Latin America. We are discussing ideas for KDE in Latin America and everybody is working on something related to the community. The event will continue until … Continue reading LaKademy 2018 – First Day (October 11th)
Hi! I am starting a new type of post in my blog, which I will be using as a type of monthly report/log to track my free software contributions. 🙂 This post will be related not only to the last month (September), but I have decided to include my experiences from August as well. In … Continue reading FOSS Contributions Log – Aug/Sept 2018
Hello! So Akademy 2018 has finished and it was a very impressive event. It happened in Vienna, Austria and it was my first opportunity to join in a KDE event, to travel to another country and to meet people from the community! I couldn't participate during the first day of the event (August 11th) because … Continue reading Akademy 2018 was great!
Hi! I've passed in the second evaluation of Google Summer of Code 2018. I am ready for the third phase, but before that I'll give some updates about how my progress with RAID on kpmcore is going. This post will explain how RAID management works on Linux. Linux and RAID devices First of all, you … Continue reading GSoC 2018 – Coding Period (June 26th to July 15th): RAID on Linux