Tool to write raw images to USB disks

a project by alarrosa

The idea would be to create a qt5/kde5 based utility that can use local raw images as well as download a list of sources from a remote site. The idea is to provide a user interface that can be used by any user as well as a user interface that can be used in kiosk mode for booths so that a visitor can put a usb pendrive in any usb slot, select the image he/she wants to write to it and get it written in parallel to other usb memories. https://github.com/openSUSE/imagewriter seems to be abandoned, so probably part of the backend will be reused and the user interface will be rewritten from scratch, but anyway this will be reconsidered at the first task in the project.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Improve futex coverage in trinity

an invention by dbueso

Futexes are complex enough that make it a good candidate for applying fuzzy testing techniques to the various inputs and operations that can be performed. Instead of re-writing any testing infrastructure, make use of the trinity system call fuzzing tool. While trinity does apply fuzzing to futexes, it does so with very limited knowledge, using only generic callbacks to the different steps involved. As such the main goal is extending testing coverage and making it more ad-hoc.

Updated over 3 years ago. No love.

Markdown extension for Jianpu (Numbered musical notation)

a project by scateu

As we know, we have ABC notation or GNU Lilypond for music staff. It takes ASCII as input and generates music scores and even MIDI format, which is very convenient for people to type music in computer.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 4 hacker ♥️.

Automated testing of accessibility

a project by coolo

The goal of openQA is "test as a QA engineer". But openQA has no ears - all we can test for are DTMF sounds. And even those are very bad. So my hackweek project is to do research on how to do proper sound verification. The keys are proper normalization of the volume and the sample rate.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 7 hacker ♥️.

[DOCU] Packaging, OBS, KIWI and OpenQA for a PHP project: BlueSpice Media Wiki

a project by mfeilner

Hallo Welt!, the company behind Blue Spice Media Wiki (an open source, subscription based enterprise wiki) is interested in howto package their PHP software, get it into OBS and into the whole workflow with openQA and learn how to write automated tests. This is such a generic task that I though documenting it might be worth an afternoon at hackweek together with Richard (openQA) and Darix (OBS and packaging). I'll reserve a meeting room, doc team will provide the documentation of this workflow in a "SUSE best practice guide"

Updated almost 6 years ago. No love.

Assembly Diff Tool for kGraft

a project by joro

This is about writing a tool to find differences in assembly files generated by gcc. The goal is to find the symbols in a program that have changed by a source code patch. This information can then be used to create and/or verify kGraft patches.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

Translation FlightGear Getstart Manual

an invention by tonghuix

The FlightGear is a free and open source flight simulator. To introduce what FlightGear offers, there is a official getstart manual for beginner. The getstart manual written in English, so I try to translate it into Chinese, and add support for CJK character.

Updated over 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Ceph RBD backed USB mass storage gadget

a project by dmdiss

Create a USB device that, when configured and connected, exposes one or more Ceph RBD images for use as USB storage, allowing for: * Ceph storage consumption by almost any system with a USB port

Updated almost 4 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Reconstruction Beijing GNU/Linux User Group Website

an invention by tonghuix

Cause the original [BLUG website](beijinglug.org) is too old and lack of security, so we plan to fully rework for this website. It will following such steps:

Updated over 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Deploy personal cloud with suse cloud product.

a project by xlai

It is fabulous to get machines from cloud for automation testing, and there are lots of things to learn in cloud. So I will start the cloud journey in this hackweek, to learn suse cloud architecture, various technologies inside cloud, and try to deploy one.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

A new feature for Gnome-Logs

a project by JonathanKang

Since I'm a maintainer of Gnome-Logs, I'd like to hack on Gnome-Logs. During the hack week I'll focus on the <a href="https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=753471&quot;&gt;bug 753471</a> of Logs. Generally it's a new feature, allowing Logs to show logs entries dynamically(when new logs appended).

Updated almost 4 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Research on COLO - the HA solution for virtualization

a project by gqjiang

COLO or Coarse Grain Lock Stepping is an High Availability solution that builds on top of Remus, 1. investigate Xen COLO implemention and try to play with it.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Play with ARM board

a project by nadvornik

Since my Orange Pi board just arrived, I will play with it. This includes:

Updated almost 4 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

Play with afl fuzzer

an invention by metan

The afl fuzzer is an interesting tool that uses compile time instrumentation and genetic algorithms to automatically produce test cases that will trigger different code paths in binary... http://lcamtuf.coredump.cx/afl/

Updated almost 4 years ago. 6 hacker ♥️.

Hacking the Atom Editor/IDE

a project by lslezak

The Atom Editor

There is a pretty nice open source text editor and IDE called Atom,

Updated 11 months ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

The Elder Gecko

a project by jtzhao

Summary

Ever dreamed of being a hero to save the world? Play "The Elder Gecko", an epic fantasy RPG masterpiece!

Updated almost 4 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

httpd learning

a project by pgajdos

I intend to learn little bit around apache httpd, get acquainted with some native modules as well as look at apache2-debugging-modules package.

Updated almost 6 years ago. No love.

KDE bugzilla cleanup

an invention by scarabeus_iv

As detailed previously on devel and opensuse-factory the KDE team didn't have access to their bugs and could not actively subscribe. This is changed now by introduction of opensuse-kde-bugs@opensuse.org mailinglist.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

fedmsg for SUSE services

an invention by oholecek

Our beloved competitor developed and use project-wide message bus called Fedora Infrastructure Message Bus. This project was already adapted, or is being adapted, also by Debian community. During Lucky Thirteen I want to get deeply familiar with the concept and implementation, deploy test scenario and write plugins for OBS and openQA to talk to each other.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 5 hacker ♥️.

arm64 set-top-box based workstation

a project by mbrugger

Tronsmart has a Rockchip rk3368 based set-top-box [1]. I want to use it as a arm64 based workstation running openSUSE.

Updated 11 months ago. 7 hacker ♥️.

Docker: Image Rebasing

an invention by cyphar

git rebase is a very useful construct in source control management, as it allows you to re-apply your changes atop a different branch of the same repository. While this concept transitions perfectly to container management (updating a container could be as easy as a docker rebase), and the Docker client is inspired by the git semantics, Docker has no such feature (in fact, Solomon Hykes used rebase and merge as examples of things "that we don't want"). Currently, zypper-docker works by applying an updated layer on top of an existing image. While this does work quite well, it separates the process of updating the base image and updating all of your derivative images (you need to re-download new packages for each derivative image). So, this project will be working on implementing something like git rebase for Docker images. There are several issues with this, mainly involving the fact that we are rebasing binaries and not source code, so merge conflicts will probably be quite messy. But it should be possible to implement some form of simple rebase method (which will essentially fall back to docker build in the worst case, which is what you were going to run anyway). By maximising the reuse of the existing image layers, it should be possible to reduce build times quite significantly.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 4 hacker ♥️.

get a CNC Gcode generator to work on openSUSE

a project by bmwiedemann

My hobby project is about using Lego mindstorms to turn a lathe / turning machine into a CNC. One missing piece is the "CAM" part that takes a 3D model and produces gcode that determines the tool-path.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Familiar with SUSE new released products (SUSE Cloud/Storage/Docker)

a project by wanghaisu

I want to use this week to familiar with the SUSE products that i don't have time/chance to participate. For instance, SUSE Cloud, SUSE storage, Docker etc... Just like the presentations in SUSEcon 2015 closing keynote.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Interactive Documentation Web Page Scrapper

a project by cxiong

Based on the little-used HTML5 outline spec, investigate&implement an in-browser tool (currently a chrome extension or browser user script) to easily, interactively scrap a documentation web page into an 'index-content' map for (offline) searching. Motivated by the fact that most scrappers today are command line tools, too tech-savvy.

Updated over 3 years ago. No love.

Deploy openQA and review the test scripts

a project by XJin

For our daily work, usually we need to check running result from openQA as a good reference for the quality of a specific build. I'd like to take this chance to make openQA deployed and try to review the test scripts.

Updated almost 4 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.