write a dyndns CGI frontend

a project by bmwiedemann

Using dynaname it is already possible to securely auto-update DNS records in a bind9, but this still needs a linux machine. This project is about building a CGI frontend for it that makes it a replacement for the discontinued dyndns.org service.

Updated almost 6 years ago. No love.

pmpman

a project by osynge

this work has experimented with zeromq sqlalchamy and multithreading in python to make a rich tool for syncronisation of your music collection with media devices. This project will attempt to pull all this research into a product.

Updated almost 6 years ago. No love.

Slow and OOB channel for intercluster communication

an idea by dmuhamedagic

The problem

Updated almost 6 years ago. No love. Has no hacker: grab it!

Simplify packaging yast translations (yast2-trans)

an idea by keichwa

Updated almost 6 years ago. No love. Has no hacker: grab it!

Simplify packaging our books

a project by keichwa

Our books are also available as regular software packages such as 'sles-manuals_en'. There is a semi-private script that I use to generate the requisites (fetch the old version from the BS, tar the XML sources with daps, update .spec and .changes, etc.) and to submit the results to the BS.

Updated over 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Tumbleweed as a Server OS?

a project by RBrownSUSE

My home server, and my other box hosting https://sysrich.co.uk are both in need of a bit of a refresh While I could be nice and conservative and pick an openSUSE regular release, I'm actually considering using openSUSE Tumbleweed, and fully embracing the 'Servers as Cattle' concept

Updated almost 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Chromium/Chrome extension for SSL pinning

an idea by thardeck

Most browsers have more than 100 CA certificates (for example Firefox ~176) and everyone of them can sign certificates for any website. So if anyone of them is hacked, forced by law or just corrupt a man-in-the-middle attack is possible on any SSL connection.

Updated over 3 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️. Has no hacker: grab it!

Learn Rust

a project by aplanas

Rust, the new language from Mozilla Foundation, is a modern systems programming language focusing on safety and speed. It accomplishes these goals by being memory safe without using garbage collection. Go, D and Nim have GC integrated into the language and the standard libraries. The GC in Rust is integrated as an external library.

Updated over 3 years ago. 4 hacker ♥️.

Get openSUSE running in parallel to Android on a regular and rooted Android Smartphone

a project by sndirsch

Get openSUSE running in parallel to Android on a regular and rooted Android Smartphone. On top of this try to get a graphical desktop running using Xvnc available for Android.

Updated over 3 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

Spec-cleaner finishing jobs

a project by scarabeus_iv

Cover more cornercases for spec-cleaner to allow the swap of formatspecfile due to its bugginess in comparsion.

Updated over 3 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

CHDK2gphoto2: Canon Hack Developer Kit support for libgphoto2

a project by msmeissn

Continue on the started CHDK (Canon Hack Developer Kit) for libgphoto2 support. Work on various other libgphoto2 camera things over the week too.

Updated over 3 years ago. No love.

Google Hangouts killer: WebRTC-based video conferencing system

a project by ancorgs

We have some internal systems for videoconferencing like Big Blue Button or OpenMeetings. But in my experience none of them can compare to Google Hangouts, which is still the best free (as in free beer) alternative for videoconferencing with integrated screen sharing. While implementing an alternative to Sqwiggle on previous hackweek, I discovered Janus, a lightweight WebRTC gateway that proved to be a quite capable tool to implement video applications.

Updated over 3 years ago. 15 hacker ♥️.

Make disk encryption options configurable in YaST installer

a project by AndreasStieger

In the YaST installer, make disk encryption method, mode, key strength, random source etc configurable. The rationale is that user requirements may differ, and we would like to offer some advanced options instead of changing defaults.

Updated over 3 years ago. 4 hacker ♥️.

Simple user interface for head mounted displays

a project by chuller

Create a user interface useable with a see through head mounted display. The display was created from some Chinese video glasses and has a low resolution (320x240) which requires a optimized user interface that also is useful when using it hands free. The existing Head mounted display: https://jamballa.wordpress.com/2015/01/26/steampunked-hmd-1st-iteration/

Updated over 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Wireless mesh network

a project by chuller

Using an arduino nano, a rf23b (http://www.hoperf.com/rf/fsk_module/RFM23BP.htm) wireless module (or anything like it) and a solar panel to build a mesh network node that can be used to quickly deploy wireless networks. The connection between the nodes will be serial, a endpoint will have an additional wlan module connected so it will be possible to use the mesh network for normal wlan enabled devices.

Updated almost 2 years ago. No love.

Get started with nftables on openSUSE

a project by abergmann

netfilter.org states that "nftables is the project that aims to replace the existing {ip,ip6,arp,eb}tables framework." The nftables kernel code was merged into the mainline kernel in January 2014. So it's time to get started with the <b>new</b> Linux firewall framework on openSUSE. <ul>

Updated about 1 year ago. 4 hacker ♥️. 1 follower.

openQA Notifier - A Chrome extension for monitoring your openQA instance status

a project by mlin7442

Displays your openQA instance status, the feature/behavior should had at least like the list below,

Option page

Updated over 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Test openQA in openQA with openQA using openQA for openQA

a project by RBrownSUSE

Occasionally, new versions of openQA break things. How do you stop that? MORE TESTING! Testing openQA by using openQA to ensure the new versions don't break should be a good example of how openQA can test everything and anything, even itself.

Updated 9 months ago. 10 hacker ♥️.

LaTeX binary numbering

an idea by bmwiedemann

LaTeX can already do (arabic) decimal and roman numbering for sections/chapters/pages/enums etc, but for proper geekiness of one's papers/presentations, it should be able to do it in binary digits. This mini-hackweek project is about finding out and documenting how to do that in the easiest way.

Updated 9 months ago. No love. Has no hacker: grab it!

Learn Salt by converting ansible scripts to salt states.

a project by kbaikov

I would like to learn Salt by converting ansible scripts to salt states. Current ansible scripts do some QA tasks on cloud nodes, so i thought it would be a good idea to convert them to salt after reading salt tutorial.

Updated over 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

openQA webVTT subtitles

a project by bmwiedemann

The webVTT standard (nearly the same as the older SRT subtitles) allows to add subtitles to a video. We could use this in openQA to show which keys were pressed at that point in the video, in which line of code we were or on what event we waited. This could make debugging easier and might be instructive to users, too.

Updated over 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

mount option helper for VFAT and other file systems

a project by sbrabec

While auto-mounting a VFAT volume in a desktop environment, there is no way to select required mount options for the particular volume. But there is no combination of options that will fit to all purposes. Without being able to choose mount options, some tasks work in an inferior way.

Updated over 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

write mkcloudcloud - a nested cloud setup software

a project by bmwiedemann

In https://github.com/SUSE-Cloud/automation/ we already have mkcloud, which can setup a whole SUSE Cloud on a single host for testing. However, it would be cool, if (instead of a single machine) we could use cloud.suse.de with its capability to add extra networks as requested. This can be pretty easy, as much of the mkcloud code is about making libvirt do the right thing

Updated 9 months ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Improve posixovl to support fully featured POSIX file system on top of any limited file system (e. g. vfat)

a project by sbrabec

posixovl is a FUSE based successor of the old UMSDOS. It has a goal to provide POSIX file system functionality on top of vfat. Its code is nice and well written, but its feature set is not complete yet. It just supports: POSIX modes and user/group, hard and symbolic links, device nodes and named pipes. Much more can be done:

Updated over 1 year ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

YaST module for smarmontools

an idea by sbrabec

smartmontools has a number of options that fine tune disk checking, periodic tests, short tests, values to monitor, values to ignore. It would be nice to have a tool to easily configure it.

Updated over 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️. Has no hacker: grab it!