Hack salt-toaster to use systemd-nspawn instead of docker

a project by mdinca

It seems that systemd-nspawn, together with machinectl can use qcow2 images directly. This means I could use the images genereted by kiwi to start containers (for development and for running the tests).

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

exceptional: Wrappers for C++ Exceptions.

a project by jwilliamson

Sometimes, you want a flexible way to handle certain situations involving C++ exceptions, particularly those for which alternative actions are either easily encapsulated, do not substantially interrupt the program flow, or must cross a foreign-function interface or thread boundary. A useful idiom is to rewrite attempts to perform an action with such forms of exception handling as instead returning a monadic value, like with C++17's std::optional<>:

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

SSH bastion and host management tools

a project by hart

Eliminate the overhead that usually comes with managing access details and credentials for many hosts in many locations by providing tools to install an 'anchor' service on one publicly accessible server, and a reverse tunnel and authentication synchronization service on each of the hosts one needs access to.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

Package mitmproxy for openSUSE properly

an invention by kfreitag

Mitmproxy is a totally awesome tool to investigate http- and https-traffic and thus is a very useful debugging tool.
I built a package for mitmproxy some time ago, it resides in OBS project devel:languages:python called python-mitmproxy. This needs some love: It fails to work nowadays because its dependencies moved on, and requires an update. I am also sure there could be a better home repository for it.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Computational photography in python

a project by nadvornik

Python offers some useful libraries for this topic, I already know numpy and openCV, I want to try for example scikit-image. As a concrete goal, I want to try deconvolution with variable PSF - create lens profile and use this profile to improve sharpness and chromatic aberration.

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

ipv6 support for download.opensuse.org / mirrorbrain

a project by dimstar_suse

There is a long-standing problem that mirrorbrain on download.opensuse.org does not do reasonable redirection when a user comes by with an ipv6 address... In my case for example, mirrorbrain claim I'm coming from an unknown country. It's a small country, ok, but by far not unknown (Switzerland)

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

RankWell: Markov Chain Generation of Yelp Restaurant Reviews

a project by ericp

Ever left a restaurant wanting to write a review, but thinking it wasn't worth the trouble to tap out all those words on your phone -- you just want to give the place your n stars and provide a few words of praise or condemnation? If only you could press a button to generate a plausible review. If this project happens, you will. We'll use the Yelp API to grab as many reviews of certain types of restaurants as the terms of service allow (I assume "Use any robot, spider, site search/retrieval application, or other automated device, process or means to access, retrieve, scrape, or index any portion of the Site or any Site Content;" doesn't apply to API users -- otherwise it wouldn't be much of an API).

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Track statistics on the openSUSE staging process to gain feedback on changes

an invention by jberry

Collecting and presenting statistics on the various aspects of the openSUSE:Factory/openSUSE:Leap:* staging process would be useful for determining if changes in tooling and automation have an impact on the workflow. Some examples or information of interest are as follows. request

Updated about 3 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Integrate zeromq into crowbar-openstack as a alternative to rabbitmq

a project by StevenK

RabbitMQ is, in this hacker's opinion, hard to run, hard to scale, hard to debug, and difficult to run in a HA situation. ZeroMQ takes a different approach from the centralized broker model, and instead runs a daemon on every machine that needs to send or receive message over the bus, and communicates directly between machines. * Package up zeromq.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Setup a virtual test envionment

a project by AngelaBriel

Playing around with kvm, libvirt and related tools to setup an easy to use and quickly available test environment on my workstation. Find out which other tools or environments are available on SUSE side, which can be used instead of a local/private solution.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Get started with upstream work in ODL/OPNFV

a project by mmnelemane

The goals: - Learn enough Java fundamentals to understand OpenDaylight code

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Make GCC IPA-SRA really IPA

a project by jamborm

GCC's IPA-SRA pass is run as a regular pass, not as an IPA pass. While this has simplified its implementation quite a bit, it's been creating pass-ordering issues for years now. So, let me try again to make it a real IPA pass, possibly dropping the capability to turn by-reference parameters to by-value ones, but definitely giving it the ability to work on strongly connected components of the call graph. And ending the pass-ordering issues.

Updated over 1 year ago. No love.

kernel sensitive data protection

a project by joeyli

There have some kernel mechanisms that they keep symmetric key or password in memory. Those password or key may leak through /dev/mem, kdump, hibernation, bpf print to userland. I want to think a design to:

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

kCFI Release

a project by jmoreira

kCFI is a tool that enables the compilation of commodity Operating Systems with Control-Flow Integrity protection. kCFI first prototype was developed/implemented during a PhD program held in the University of Campinas, in Brazil. Although fully functional, the tool remains in a very experimental shape, needing to be refactored prior to being released. As kCFI consists in multiple tools, which include compiler plugins, kernel patches and binary analyzers, its deployment is considerably complex. Once code refactoring is finished, the next step consists in setting up proper repositories for the tool and for each submodule, along with scripts and documentation to enable easy configuration and compilation on new environments.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

More ruby in YaST

a project by jreidinger

In general plan for YaST is to use ruby only in future. So goal of this project is to move it forward and replace more parts with ruby. Current ideas is to replace binary y2base with ruby script, which allows easier integration with ruby tools and more important it solve some issues with embedding ruby, as it will be then first citizen.

Updated about 3 years ago. 4 hacker ♥️.

Learn openQA

a project by GraceWang

I plan to learn openQA during this hack week. Below are the details: - Basic concepts

Updated over 1 year ago. No love.

GoldenDict popup flag

an invention by xiaoguang_wang

When GoldenDict enable scan popup functionality, if you want GoldenDict to show popup window, you need to select word by mouse and at same time press ALT or CTRL key. You can't show popup window only by mouse when needed. Add a function, when a word was selected by mouse, nearby the word there will be a small flag, when you move mouse on the flag, popup window appears.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Push on the Tcl Binding for (lib)Marpa

a project by andreask

libmarpa is an parsing library based on Earley's algorithm, by Jeffrey Kegler.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

Learn Android Development: Just Roll One Die

a project by mvidner

I want to get started with developing apps for phones and tablets. It is a very general idea, rather open ended. To have tangible results, I want to make a trivial app and publish it in the official Google Play store: Just Roll One Die.

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Run all the upstream tests for all the packages we support

a project by pgeorgiadis

Take the source rpm of a package (e.g. systemd), find the upstream tests, run them, store the results to a database that a web ui can access and display them. Now, do this automatically, for every qam-sle update.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

Nightwatch, Webpack and vue.js!!!

a project by abelarbi

Nightwatch.js is a Node.js based End-to-End (E2E) testing solution for browser based apps. It's based on Webdrive, meaning it's a very reliable way for me to test HAWK UI! It's a great opportunity to learn Webpack, PhantomJS nightwatch and to set up a TDD approach with any new features written with vue.js, the framework which we will be using in HAWK from now on.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

OBS project file search

a project by adamm

Implement a basic file search for a given OBS project. An example of basic functionality can already be found for Ubuntu or Debian. The goal is to implement,

Features

Updated about 3 years ago. 6 hacker ♥️.

Finish and publish a music manager script (finddupmusic), an automatic file mover (watchfilesmover) and an ISO image downloader/writer to USB drives (imwriter)

a project by alarrosa

In the last hackweeks and my free time, I've been developing several tools to various degrees of completion. The purpose of this hackweek is to finish three of them, publish them on github and create openSUSE packages. * finddupmusic

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

openQA web UI improvements

a project by asmorodskyi

  1. currently when you navigate to Test Results page - it will load everything before show you the page. I plan to change this model into "load on demand" approach
  2. Test Details page currently show you thumbnails for all modules. Want to add expand/collapse functionality for thumbnails - by default you will not see them for passed modules. But you will have ability to expand them. Also I will add "Expand All"/"Collapse All"
Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Small Basic interpreter in Java

a project by mateialbu

Just an excuse to learn more about antlr and parsing in general. Update Implemented a very simple interpreter https://github.com/mateiw/littlebasic

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Relax-and-Recover: New kind of "backup" method: BACKUP=ZYPPER

an invention by jsmeix

For Relax-and-Recover (abbr. ReaR, RPM package rear) I like to implement a new kind of "backup" method:

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

(Functional) Reactive Programming (Web) programming

a project by bergmannf

I want to use this Hackweek to explore (Functional) Reactive Programming to be able to use it in my day-to-day work. This includes checking out basic literature about (F)RP as well as domain modelling to get a better understanding, when this paradigm makes sense to use, as well as looking into concrete implementation of (F)RP libraries.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Setup UEFI HTTPBoot with OVMF and try to write/run test on openQA

a project by bchou

HTTPBoot was added into UEFI SPEC since 2.5. It aims to replace PXE and provides more features. Actually, the concept of HTTPBoot is similar to PXE. It starts with the HTTP URL from the DHCP server and fetches the data with the HTTP protocol. The key difference between HTTPBoot and PXE is the support of DNS. With DNS, the firmware and the bootloader can resolve the domain name so it's possible to pass the well-known URL to download the image instead of the explicit IP URL. Besides, HTTP is designed to cross different domains, while tftp (PXE) is only for the local network. Part1:

Updated about 3 years ago. 4 hacker ♥️.

Design the 2021 Open Build Service sticker

a project by hennevogel

2019

2019 sticker

Updated 4 months ago. 7 hacker ♥️. 1 follower.

oscar

a project by zhangxiaofei

oscar is short for osc sugar, it will be a collection of little wrapper scripts on top of the openSUSE build service command-line tool that make it easier to use.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Experiment with libfontconfig optimizations

a project by michalsrb

This is preparation/accompanying project to my school thesis. Fontconfig is library that keeps database of fonts installed in system and gives applications ability to query it. Fontconfig is currently searching the database in naive way and can be quite slow if there is many fonts installed. Most applications make several font queries when starting and fontconfig is slowing down their start.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

Install and fix Linux support on ASUS E200H netbook

a project by tiwai

I freshly bought a small and cheap laptop ASUS 200H based on Cherrytrail. My plan is to install openSUSE on it, and bring it along with my vacation in the following week :)

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

openQA Package Testing

a project by RBrownSUSE

openQA has a well earned reputation as a 'full system' testing tool, able to test a system end-to-end from the operating system to it's applications on a number of different platforms and architectures, including VM's & Bare Metal. But one area of weakness is it's usefulness as a testing tool for developers or packagers. openQA can easily test a package once it's INSIDE a distribution, but how do you test that package BEFORE submitting it to the distribution?

Updated about 3 years ago. 13 hacker ♥️. 1 follower.

Authboss v2

a project by aarondl

Rewrite the authboss Go library (authentication engine) for use with JWTs. Clean up existing code. Fix bugs etc. https://github.com/go-authboss/authboss

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

Add sync. to AWS S3 support for ceph radosgw

a project by abhishekl

Basically $topic, as of the latest release of ceph, we have some not so trivial support to pull off something like this at least for metadata, need to see if data sync is also permitted, and then probably hook it to sync to AWS itself

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Unattended secure boot with TPM.

a project by mwolcendorf

The idea is quite simple, and all the pieces should already be there - but what is, IMO, lacking is putting them all together: * take the TMP ownership,

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Learn Rust and tinker with Servo

a project by gmoro

Learn enough Rust to be able to collaborate with the servo project (http://servo.org)

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

OpenStack Benchmark Dashboard

a project by chuller

Tasks

  • Setup host
Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Securing a CMS by using a hidden CMS and exporting static html to a web server

a project by johannes_p

Small non profit organisations or activist groups need a Web presence that is easy to maintain by several authors. When using a CMS they do not have the resources to secure the CMS from the various possible attacs most CMSes are notorious for. Defacement or placing malicious content can damage the reputation of such non profit organisations. The solution would be to combine an of the shelf CMS with a static web server that is hosted on a different IP address. The authors would access the CMS through a kind of remote access gateway e.g. openvpn) where access can be well secured with certificates or even hardware tokens.

Updated over 2 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

pkgdiff script - show differences in package/one file from package between two releases

a project by jcejka

A common task in L3 is to find a difference between package release X+1 which is reported as broken by customer and X which was working fine. OBS does not provide easy mapping between their revisions and package release numbers. It has "rdiff" command for comparing two packages from different projects, but it does not allow to select only one file or specify different revisions for compared packages. The goal is to prepare script that allows following checks:

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

Print furniture of future office for agile planning

a project by chuller

Description

We will move to the old all hands area and try a more agile setup with focus on pair programming. For planning and also re planning purposes, having some 3d models of the furniture and a floor plan would be nice to have.

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Distributed cache in GoLang

a project by at1012

  • Learn and implement a Memcached like distributed, in-memory, light weight key, value store in GoLang.
  • Planning to leverage hashicorp/serf for discovering servers and consistent hashing techinque for storing key,value across servers.
Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

grab this: localize new Jekyll opensuse software site

an invention by lnussel

https://software.opensuse.org/ is aging. Richard made a proposal using Jekyll to statically generate a new layout: https://software.opensuse.org/newsite/, code at https://github.com/sysrich/new-software.o.o

Updated about 3 years ago. 1 hackers ♥️.

Run openQA testsuites with MALLOC_CHECK_ and MALLOC_PERTURB_ variables set

an invention by michalnowak

MALLOC_CHECK_ and MALLOC_PERTURB_ variables are environmental variables which help identify problems with Glibc's malloc() allocations. I intend to set them "globally" for every process via /etc/environment file and see, if test suites behave in usual way, identify problems.

Updated 4 months ago. No love.

Add support for Fresco FL2000DX USB to HDMI adapter

a project by ykaukab

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

More diagnostics features for the Mojolicious event loop

an invention by kraih

Mojolicious is a web development toolkit and framework built around an event loop. That has many performance and scalability advantages, but can also make debugging slow code a bit of a challenge. Especially in big projects like openQA, where Devel::NYTProf can be a bit tricky to use, it would be nice to have more built-in diagnostics tools at the event reactor level. Mojo::UserAgent already has very good diagnostics features with MOJO_USERAGENT_DEBUG, and we should be able to do something similar for Mojo::IOLoop.

Updated over 1 year ago. No love.

SUSE MANAGER automation of creating custom channels "suma-custom-channel"

a project by asemen

SUSE Manager has the possibility to add custom channels using the GUI. Use cases are:

Updated over 2 years ago. 3 hacker ♥️.

Distributed FS for openQA

an invention by oholecek

For far too long openQA instances are crippled by insufficient I/O throughput when under heavy load. This results in incomplete and aborted tests prolonging new snapshots testing and also adding confusion into the release process. OpenQA itself doesn't require any exact technology for its remote workers, but so far we relied on NFS. This was fine for few workers, now with 50+ of them this stopped to be a viable route however. There are some custom made mitigations like rsyncing tests, assets and needles before the actual test job run, but this feels like reinventing the wheel to me.

Updated about 3 years ago. 2 hacker ♥️.

Hack partnerfate

a project by sbahling

partnerFATE (based on openFATE) is the interface used by our partners to interact directly with the SUSE feature database. It's an important tool and has been a reliable service for years, but could use some updates and enhancements. My goal (if I find time) is to install a local instance of partnerfate to use as a test bed for fixes and enhancements.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.

Investigate Wayland support in Tumbleweed for GNOME

an invention by fcrozat

Fedora 25 has enabled Wayland by default for GNOME. Tumbleweed ships with Wayland too, but how far can we go in removing X11 components and get a X11 server free system, while keeping X11 applications support.

Updated over 5 years ago. No love.