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DirectFB Turns Up On GitHub

Over the summer I wrote about DirectFB.org disappearing with no signs of what happened to the project. Fortunately, while DirectFB.org remains M.I.A., the code has appeared on GitHub.

12 October 2015 - DirectFB.org Still MIA - Add A Comment
Nginx Web Server Announces nginScript

Developers behind the high-performance Nginx web server project have announced nginScript, a JavaScript-derived scripting language to do more with this open-source web server.

23 September 2015 - Nginx Scripting Language - 5 Comments
Faster Rendering Of Our Hundreds Of Thousands Of Benchmark Results

If visiting LinuxBenchmarking.com to view the daily performance benchmark tracker results on the Linux kernel, GCC, LLVM Clang, or Mesa and opting to view the results for a very long duration, you may have noticed some results were slow to appear or the page would time-out before hand. I've now landed some improvements into the Phoronix Test Suite's rendering code that should dramatically speed-up the process.

14 August 2015 - Linux Benchmarking - 5 Comments
CUPS 2.1 Is Adding Basic 3D Printer Support

CUPS 2.1 Release Candidate 1 was released yesterday as the newest test version of this open-source printing system supported by Apple. With this new release comes basic support for 3D printers.

1 August 2015 - CUPS 2.1-RC1 - 7 Comments

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