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Iago Toral 29/07/2014

A brief introduction to the Linux graphics stack

This post attempts to be a brief and simple introduction to the Linux graphics stack. I will focus on giving enough context to understand the role that Mesa and 3D drivers in general play in the stack and leave it to follow up posts to dive deeper into...

Víctor Jáquez 24/07/2014

See you at GUADEC!

Woah! Has been long time since I attended a GUADEC, besides the one in Coruña, of course. And I very excited about it! My plan is to chill with other GNOME developers and talk about the future of GNOME OS.

Juan A. Suárez 24/07/2014

Another year, another GUADEC

It’s 2014, and like previous years: This time I won’t give any talk, just relax and enjoy talks from others, and hope Strasbourg. And what is more important, meet those hackers you interact with frequently, and maybe share some beers. …...

Alejandro Piñeiro 21/07/2014

GUADEC 2014

Leaving tomorrow, as I will be first at the Evince Hackfest

Philippe Normand 19/07/2014

Moving to Pelican

Time for a change! Almost 10 years ago I was starting to hack on a Blog engine with two friends, it was called Alinea and it powered this website for a long time. Back then hacking on your own Blog engine was the pre-requirement to host your blog :) But...

Iago Toral 18/07/2014

A tour around the world of Mesa and Linux graphics drivers

For some time now I have decided to focus my work at Igalia on the graphics stack. As a result of this I had the chance to participate in a couple of very interesting projects like implementing Wayland support in WebKitGtk+ (a topic I have visited in this...

Jacobo Aragunde 10/07/2014

Hot accessibility for LibreOffice 4.3.0

The first release candidates for LibreOffice 4.3.0 are already bouncing around the internet and, besides great new features like the ones I’ve been explaining in my latest posts, they come with a set of fixes to ease the life of … Continue...

Eduardo Lima 04/07/2014

A possibly faster approach to OpenGL rasterization of 2D Web content

Today I want to talk about things that keep me busy these days, and are of course related to Web engines. Specifically, I want to talk about 2D rasterization and the process of putting pixels on the screen as fast as possible (aka, the 60...

Andy Wingo 01/07/2014

flow analysis in guile

Greets, and welcome back to the solipsism! I've been wandering the wilderness with my Guile hackings lately, but I'm finally ready to come back to civilization. Hopefully you will enjoy my harvest of forest fruit. Today's article is about...

Jacobo Aragunde 26/06/2014

Tales of LibreOffice interoperability: shape effects

We continue introducing features that will be part of the 4.3.0 release of LibreOffice, which is coming soon. After having worked in the preservation of color in shapes, we worked on the different effects that can be applied to shapes … Continue...