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aasg's most experimental weblog

I'm Aluísio Augusto Silva Gonçalves, a software developer by trade, FOSS contributor, and package maintainer for NixOS/Nixpkgs and Void Linux. My main areas of academic interest are digital preservation and semantic search, with experience in system administration and website development for digital libraries.

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You can reach me through the following channels:

Questions about my projects should be sent to my public inbox by emailing ~aasg/public-inbox@lists.sr.ht.

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This is me in real life, by the way.

Recent posts

LLYN operations report, 2021-W21

lorkep lri llyn dn42 network nixos arm

This is the report for 24–30 May 2021 on the state and activities of Lorkep LLYN, a virtual network and autonomous system operating on dn42. Work continues on the upgrade to NixOS 21.05, and the network now has its first Arm machine.

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LLYN operations report, 2021-W20

lorkep lri llyn dn42 network

This is the report for 17–23 May 2021 on the state and activities of Lorkep LLYN, a virtual network and autonomous system operating on dn42. As expected, no major changes happened on the NixOS side of the network; outside that, however, a new experimental IX peering has been set up.

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LLYN operations report, 2021-W19

lorkep lri llyn dn42 network dns

This is the report for 10–16 May 2021 on the state and activities of Lorkep LLYN, a virtual network and autonomous system operating on dn42. This week’s major feature is the network’s rebranding from Lorkep LRI.

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LRI operations report, 2021-W17/2021-W18

lorkep lri dn42 network bgp ipv6 464xlat ssh

This is the report for 26 April 2021–9 May 2021 on the state and activities of the Lorkep Long-Range Interconnect, a virtual network and autonomous system operating on dn42. For the most part, these weeks were focused on the upgrade and internal restructuring of NixOS configurations, with a few externally observable changes.

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LRI operations report, 2021-W15/2021-W16

lorkep lri dn42 network bgp dns ipv6 ssh

This is the report for 12–25 April 2021 on the state and activities of the Lorkep Long-Range Interconnect, a virtual network and autonomous system operating on dn42. These two weeks saw improvements in interconnectivity both with the Internet and with other virtual networks.

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LRI operations report, 2021-W14

lorkep lri dn42 network

This is the 5–11 April 2021 report on the state and activities of the Lorkep Long-Range Interconnect, a virtual network and autonomous system operating on dn42. This was a slow week, with only two major news.

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LRI operations report, 2021-W13

lorkep lri dn42 network dns

This is the 29 March 2021–4 April 2021 report on the state and activities of the Lorkep Long-Range Interconnect, a virtual network and autonomous system operating on dn42. This week’s highlight is the automation of DNS record generation for all nodes in the Lorkep network.

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LRI operations report, 2021-W12

lorkep lri dn42 network bgp ipv6

Starting today I’m going to try to provide a weekly report on the state and activities of the Lorkep Long-Range Interconnect, a virtual network and autonomous system operating on dn42. This report concerns the week from 22 to 28 March 2021.

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(hello "world"); or: an incredible journey

I spent most of last week getting this blog up and running. Inspired by Deploying This Site with IPFS and Scheme I set out (for the nth time) to create someplace I could eventually publish my writings on (and incidentally serve as a hub for my web presence). The result of that work is now available on sourcehut.

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