Hallo and welcome to this little spot of the interwebs, which is at the moment in some state of mess as I decided to relaunch the spot, but had not the time to move it all. Though the question is if I want to do it anyhow or strip off some pieces. In the mean time you can find the download section, and the stuff around my studies in the old spots. They will be converted later. New blog entries will appear below, as I will discontinue the blog on the server at $HOME but use pelican here.

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Software Freedom Day in Berlin

Next Saturday, September 15th is Software Freedom Day to celebrate Free Software.

FLOSS Community Meetup in Berlin

In Berlin we are organizing a meetup for the FLOSS Community at the youth club elok near Ostkreuz station. Opening of the event is at 14 o’clock with a seminar program starting …


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Anonymity Matters

The other day we had a meeting of the local fellowship group of the FSFE in solidarity with the Zwiebelfreunde e.V.. The Zwiebelfreunde office and the appartments of some of the members was raided by the police earlier this month because… well I don’t know exactly:

The brief …


Python and gettext

Since at least SourceForge committed suicide it is obvious that companies hosting your code may be part of the problem. Having central spots for code and/or FLOSS projects is nice, but not really necessary. As long as the project has a homepage that links to a copy of the …


Leather for quick and dirty plots

The other day, when I installed jupyter notebook on the fresh installed PureOS, I stumbled over Leather. Leather is

the Python charting library for those who need charts now and don’t care if they’re perfect.

as they say in the introduction of the documentation. That sounds nice, and …



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