We will be at FOSDEM to talk about PRoot and some other tools based on it.
Cedric will do a Lightning talk Saturday about syscall instrumentation. He will present some tools, based on syscall instrumentation, that we develop and use at STMicroelectronics:
- PRoot, emulate chroot, bind mount and binfmt_misc for …
Pretending to be root inside PRoot
PRoot now in Debian
Scaling the time
Using valgrind on time-dependent softwares like VLC media player is often a nightmare and leads to poor results. Let's present a simple and elegant way to workaround this issue
Valgrind and realtime softwares
Valgrind is a really useful tool that checks for memory leaks, wrong memory access and many more …read more
Making VLC at home
A good practice for software developer is to provide a test suite while developing a software. When developing for Linux, it's also a good practice to compile the software and run the test suite on many distributions like Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora, ArchLinux, Centos, Slackware and for both i386 and x86_64 …read more
Born to be PRoot
VLC on Android
A lot of people are asking about the status of VLC media player on Android. We usually answered that we are working on it. Now that some good progresses has been done, lets look at the current status of VLC media player for Android.
After two months of …read more
Google Mentor Summit (part2)
We went to the Google Mentor Summit in California for the week-end, let's talk a bit about it ...
The Google Mentor Summit
Every year, Google organizes the Google Summer of Code. This event is an opportunity for students to work on Open Source projects during the summer and being payed …read more
VideoLAN accepted for Google Code In
Google just released the list of organizations that will participate to the Google Code In contest and VideoLAN is part of it!
Google Code In
I guess most people knows about the Google Summer of Code contest that Google runs every summer. For the one who don't know, every summer …read more