Hack the Hack Week tool

an invention by hennevogel

This project is about advancing the tool you're currently browsing. It got started back in Hack Week 9 to retire all the weird tools we've used in the past to track ideas. As you can see it has gone far but is still far from done. There are lots of features missing and bugs to be fixed on github. Get going!

Updated 3 months ago. 24 hacker ♥️.

Get the new SUSE Floor ready to use!

a project by rsalevsky

The new SUSE Floor is nearly done. The core functionality is already implemented and only some basic features are left.<br> <br>

Updated almost 3 years ago. 14 hacker ♥️.

openSUSE Landing Page Prototype

a project by hennevogel

www.opensuse.org is the single most accessed page in the SUSE/openSUSE universe. With 1.5 million visits per month it generates 2.5 million page views and has around 500 people on the page at any given time. Yet it's one of the oldest, crufty pages we have! It doesn't concentrate on what it should do: Tell people about the distro so they download it. It's design is 5 years old, it's not mobile, it's not accessible. There is absolutely no interactive, engaging content at all and the technology used goes as far as a shell script/cron to update dynamic content.

Updated 3 months ago. 30 hacker ♥️.

Learn the Basics About Creating Android Apps

a project by keichwa

What's about an app that helps you with downloading openSUSE documentation? Does a free app for managing gettext files (.pot, .po) already exist?

Updated over 2 years ago. 7 hacker ♥️.

MirrorPinky

a project by darix

A web frontend for the mirrors in the mirrorbrain database to allow the mirror admins to manage their entries themself. You might know MirrorBrain already: our download redirector and Torrent/Metalink generator used u.a. on download.opensuse.org. It's really a great tool that plays a hidden key role inside the openSUSE infrastructure.

Updated over 2 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Inqlude, the Qt software archive

a project by cschum

During Hack Week 7 I worked on an archive of Qt-based libraries. The goal was to easily make all available Qt libraries accessible to developers. Think CPAN for Qt. So I hacked on a web site and a command line client. There was a little bit of progress on the project since then, but with the upcoming KDE Frameworks 5 there will be quite a number of additional libraries available for Qt developers. This should be well represented in Inqlude as well. The coverage of Inqlude is also still not complete, and the tooling needs some improvement as well, especially regarding integration with distributions.

Updated about 3 years ago. 6 hacker ♥️.

ohai plugin for querying details like serial numbers from hard drives in chef-client nodes

a project by bigironman

Gathering detailed information about hardware in an automated way with chef using an ohai plugin enhances transparency about the hardware being used in a datacenter. The idea is to write a plugin for ohai that gatheres information from hard drives used in a node that runs chef-client.

Updated about 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Learning about Docker

an invention by abergmann

Based on the hackweek 9 project from Flavio I'm playing around with <b>docker</b> and Linux containers.<br> My goal is to have a private image store with several openSUSE and SLE versions ready to use.<br>

Updated about 3 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

Obsolete Trello with Redmine

a project by jnweiger

Redmine.suse.de (as an inhouse tool) is very close to be a jump in replacement for Trello.com (the outhouse tool). Investigate into setting up a redmine-board so that it has exactly (and only) the features a Trello board has,

Updated almost 3 years ago. 11 hacker ♥️.

Backport IPSec Test Suite

a project by liangzheng

There is a IPSec test suite on strongSwan project(http://strongswan.org/test-scenarios.html).But it bases on Debian an Ubuntu, we plan to backport it into our SLES test suite repo.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Capture datacenter infrastructure information in a graph database

an invention by kwk

Orientdb is an open source graph/document database. It supports various language bindings

Updated over 2 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Local LVD system

a project by yaojia

A local LVD(Live&VOD audio/video) system, 1. provide VOD to local users(B/S)

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Linux System on USB stick

an invention by jsmeix

I like to have a Linux system that completely runs on an USB stick (read and write also for persistent storage) so that it can run

Updated about 3 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

Preparing Customer Survey: Hard- and Software Stack

a project by svollath

Customers may face problems with their systems we weren't aware of, if we focus on testing single components. We simply can't copy each and every customer setup, but we want to have test results that are more relevant.

Updated almost 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Create Quickstart for OpenStack on OpenStack (Triple-O)

a project by dirkmueller

Currently, opensuse-quickstart sets up a one-machine Cloud based on OpenStack, either with KVM or virtualisation. In order for bootstrapping further hosts, it would be much easier to set up only a bare-metal cloud on one machine, and PXE boot a 2nd machine via OpenStack Nova/Ironic.

Updated about 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Persona openid for Build Service

a project by k0da

Build Service needs an openid. Imagine following case:

Updated almost 3 years ago. 7 hacker ♥️.

Improve and unify spec changes formating and automation for Factory rules

an invention by scarabeus_iv

This project is mostly about automating spec file formatting to have all specs more look-alike, much better for review and there is no need to force people to write that way, just to format it afterwards is sufficient. Other task is to track changes in osc repo and adjust changelog accordingly. Format spec file tasks:

Updated about 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Improve linuxrc/rescue system

a project by aginies

<p>Rescue system has a lot of options , but most of them can only be set at boot time, first idea is too provide a way to configure them while the system is running.<p>

some ideas

Updated about 3 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

libvirt TCK

a project by jfehlig

The libvirt TCK provides a framework for performing testing of the integration between libvirt drivers, the underlying virt hypervisor technology, related operating system services and system configuration. The idea (and name) is motivated by the Java TCK. Currently the libvirt TCK is not fully packaged for SUSE and the test suite itself contains a lot of Redhat-isms. Mike Latimer and Jim Fehlig will work on properly packaging libvirt TCK (it has a LOT of perl dependencies) and patching it to work better with SUSE virtualization hosts and SUSE guest operating systems. It has traditionally focused on the KVM hypervisor, so there might be some progress made to make it work better with Xen too.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

evfilter improvement

a project by ehamera

The evfilter project (https://github.com/lhc4/libevfilter/) isn't able to substitute multiple events to one event or vice versa. I want to improve that and repair some other bugs.

Updated 4 months ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Support for the SMBus ARP protocol

a project by jdelvare

The SMBus standard specifies an address resolution protocol (SMBus ARP.) It has two key features : * Handle I2C slave address collisions. If two SMBus slaves would use the same I2C address, ARP lets one of them pick a different address to avoid the address collision.

Updated about 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Kernel oops decoder

a project by benjamin_poirier

Read in a crash or oops-style backtrace and access DWARF information to output the current content of the stack and registers in term of symbols, and the the crash commands to dump/pretty print them. In other words, when looking at a crash dump, answer the questions "Which variable is currently stored in $rax? What is the structure of the stack? Which variable is stored at $rsp+16?"

Status at the end of hackweek 10

Updated almost 3 years ago. 9 hacker ♥️.

Write test cases for DAPS

an invention by fsundermeyer

DAPS, the "DocBook Authoring and Publishing Suite" provides a tool set for easy creation and publication of DocBook sources on Linux. DAPS lets you create HTML (incl. webhelp), PDF, EPUB, man pages, and other formats with a single command. DAPS is used and developed by teh SUSE documentation team.

Updated about 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Learning Gosu - 2D game development library (with ruby bindings)

a project by digitaltomm

Links: https://github.com/jlnr/gosu/wiki/Ruby-Tutorial

Updated over 1 year ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Try another OS (or distro)

a project by bear454

Feeling very comfortable with your (open)SUSE desktop? Don't get too comfortable; there's a lot of innovation out there. Try living in a different system for a few days, and see if you can find some innovative paradigms to bring back 'home' with you. Here's a few suggestions: * Feeling really crazy? Try Windows 8

Updated about 3 years ago. 4 hacker ♥️.

Achieve world domination.

a project by bgerhard

The goal of my project is to achieve total world domination. == Hell, yeah!

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Detect type of change in a project analyzing the log history

a project by aplanas

Use machine learning and natural language processing techniques to analyze the changes made in a project, and classify them in: * Small / unimportant fix

Updated 3 months ago. 8 hacker ♥️.

Learn Ruby and Ruby on Rails

an invention by alarrosa

The main goal is learning Ruby and enough Ruby on Rails to hack on the hackweek tool and fix (what seems to be) a simple issue like this . For that, I'll have a look at the following tutorials/documentation, and probably follow a couple of them:

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Postit Art Uber-Geeko at All-Hands-Area NBG

a project by jnweiger

The huge glass front of the Allhands Area facing Maxfeldstrasse wants to shine in Geeko-Shape. Prior art:

Updated about 3 years ago. 6 hacker ♥️.

Libvirt client for android-arm

an invention by lin_ma

The idea is to port client module of libvirt(x86) to android-arm. Currently, The project only plans to supoort kvm. The project includes a dynamically linked library and a management user interface(virsh).

Updated about 3 years ago. 4 hacker ♥️.

froxlor Server Management Panel

a project by asemen

froxlor Server Management Panel create and start a push request upstream the openSUSE Leap 42.1 configuration tab

Updated almost 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Add VNC backend to openQA

an invention by zxdvd

Background about openQA: https://progress.opensuse.org/projects/openqa-improvement/wiki

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Snoek improvement

a project by yfjiang

We have internally used vote tool Snoek. At least 2 new features will be implemented in the hackweek: * Allow anonymous vote during activities creation

Updated almost 3 years ago. No love.

Port the Spacewalk UI to modern web technologies

an invention by dmacvicar

Spacewalk is an open source Linux systems management solution. It is the upstream community project from which SUSE Manager and the Red Hat Network Satellite product are derived. Spacewalk uses XHTML with a CSS stylesheet that has grown over the years.

Updated over 2 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

Play around about GNU/Linux security

a project by shawn2012

Developers: Shawn Chang, Bo Yang Description: We will try to use memory forensic techniques dig out some specific rootkits if possible.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Web shell for Hamsta

an invention by zbhan_william

You like Linux, right ? you must like command line tools which give an quick, elegant way for your work. This project comes from the idea. "command line everywhere".

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Package proper cross-compilers

a project by rguenther

openSUSE lacks useable cross-compilers to glibc systems. This is the attempt to provide those, most important a cross-compiler for arm/aarch64.

Updated over 2 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Zeroconf with others (GNOME Shell, Firefox, Wayland and others)

a project by cxiong

Zeroconf/Bonjour/Avahi is a very interesting technique that targets at freeing users of services from tedious IP-based network configuration by automatic-distributed address-assigning, name-assigning and service discovery/browsing. It's named officially as zeroconf, Bonjour is the implementation in OS X, iOS and Windows, while Avahi is for Unix-like system. However, while Bonjour is popular and widely used in Apple products, few users take advantage of Avahi in Linux world and the number of applications that do integrate Avahi are still just a few and this feature is not often used.

Updated about 1 year ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Add gui for thinkpad umts-card tool

a project by dheidler

I already have the backend done for the thinkpad umts-card, but the frontend is still missing. The tool shall be a version-2 of https://github.com/asdil12/wwan

Updated about 1 year ago. No love.

Build and validate a scale-out Samba/CTDB cluster atop CephFS

an invention by dmdiss

Samba and CTDB rely heavily on POSIX fcntl locks for data and meta-data integrity. This functionality was recently fixed in CephFS, opening up the possibility to use CephFS as an underlying filesystem for a scale-out Samba/CTDB cluster. Such an architecture should perform and scale much better than the existing single Samba + VFS module gateway.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Make spiv full featured image viewer and release GFXprim RC1

an invention by metan

Description

The RC0 release is out since the last hackweek see GFXprim pages. From that point 187 patches with various fixes, new features and new tests went in. New features includes support for various file formats, fixes and enhancements in python bindings, speedups, CMYK support, better documentation and more. Now it's about the time for RC1.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

wicked

a project by pwieczorkiewicz

Wicked is a network configuration infrastructure incorporating a number of existing frameworks into a unified architecture, providing a DBUS interface to network configuration. https://github.com/openSUSE/wicked

Updated about 3 years ago. 6 hacker ♥️.

Add standardized REST interface to Hamsta

a project by pkacer

Hamsta currently lacks a standardized network interface that would allow other systems accessing its capabilities. There is a custom network interface with text-parsing based protocol that is poorly documented and needs to be implemented on the client side to be usable. This interface does not use any standardized way of communication or library. This project suggests to add a standardized web service interface (let us call it API) to Hamsta. Expected attributes are following.

Updated about 1 year ago. No love.

openSUSE & SLE support for Puppet modules located at the Forge

a project by tampakrap

Description

One of the PuppetLabs guys is trying to enforce best practices on administering Puppet modules, by using base modules and build services and roles on top of them. That way we can re-use external / third-party modules from forge.puppetlabs.com, ideally without touching them at all. He names that "the Lego approach". Full article.

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

running xen on allwinner sunxi powered devices

an invention by bjzhang

I want to boot xen with dom0 and domU on allwinner sunxi devices. A31/A20 is a Cortex-A7 powered device and cortex-a7 support virtualization extention.

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

a watch for taking care of my baby

a project by bjzhang

i want to make a prototype of a watch for waking up me in the night in order to take care of my daughter. this watch includes arm based MCU with time display on panel(OLED or LED), vibrate, beeper. using 3D printer for the box of this watch.

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Betaman - Beta Program Management application

an invention by insilmaril

Betaman is a rudimentary rails app to manage a set of beta tests and its testers. Try betaman yourself at betaman.suse.de

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

openQA v2 test, fix, deploy

an invention by bmwiedemann

openqa.opensuse.org is still running on the older v1 version necessitating extra maintenance (and bringing confusion to people about which version is the right one to use). As part of this hackweek 10, we want to test kvm and alternative backends (vbox, kvm2usb) in openQA v2, fix them if needed and finally deploy the current version.

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Ruboto - JRuby On Android

a project by digitaltomm

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

crashsite

a project by alnovak

Examining vmcore with crash (very) often means to look at multiple outputs at once, which in console enviroment simply is not easily achievable. Since last hackweek, there is a

Updated over 2 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.