srcbeat
Independent journalism from people who actually write source code.

godoc.org to pkg.go.dev Redirect Starting Soon

Oliver Lowe

We take a look into what was almost left behind as traffic is to be redirected from godoc.org.

Go's ioutil package to be deprecated in 1.16

Oliver Lowe

New features may get all the coverage, but work on core packages has not stopped.

Microsoft, Cisco, Other Source Code From SolarWinds Hack Purportedly Leaked

Oliver Lowe

And attempts at verification only raise more questions

Preliminary OpenBSD Support Added to OBS Studio

Oliver Lowe

A new sndio plugin and a hint that more complete support is on the way.

OpenRsync Work Continues

Oliver Lowe

OpenBSD developers are writing a permissively-licensed implementation of the rsync program.

MacOS Kernel Extensions Still Deprecated

Oliver Lowe

And still causing problems. A broader look into why kernel extensions will be removed from macOS.

OpenBSD on Git

Oliver Lowe

OpenBSD developers are writing a new version control system.