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Stage1 Complete
Saturday, August 8, 2020
Written by  Ikey Doherty (BDFL)  News 

Short and sweet, stage1 of the bootstrap is complete. As I indicated on the Lispy Snake blog, I’m still in the process of settling into new accomodation. This is going well, but still awaiting proper broadband connectivity. Work has begun, however, and we’re now moving onto stage2 of the bootstrap. This is handled via our bootstrap-scripts project and can be run by anyone on a relatively modern Linux distribution. Validating stage1 cross-compiler Next on the list is completing stage2, which we’ve already started on.

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Server Fixes
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Written by  Ikey Doherty (BDFL)  News 

Yet another 30-second update from the team. We’ve fixed some DNS issues so that we can drop the ugly www. prefix from URLs, assigned a static IP, fixing the A + CNAME records. Additionally we updated the SSL configuration of apache2, earning an A+ rating from SSL labs. Security++.

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Welcome: Project Manager
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Written by  Ikey Doherty (BDFL)  News 

The Serpent OS team wishes to formally welcome Aydemir Ulaş Şahin to the core team in the primary capacity of Project Manager. Aydemir will help us to coordinate and manage the project goals and infrastructure, being responsible for certain “keys to the kingdom”. Aydemir has extensive experience with Linux, both as a user and developer, having worked in the media industry for many years. Additionally he will be contributing to the core system, code and packaging.

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Website Refresh
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Written by  Ikey Doherty (BDFL)  News 

A 30-second update here from ourselves: We’ve updated the style and layout of the website with a new landing page that is more mobile friendly. As indicated on the new landing page we have a new Roadmap page. More pages and updates will come soon, so F5 and stay tuned!

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