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If you have some extra cash maybe you would consider donating some of it to one of the various open source projects that you likely use almost every single day? I know it is easy to forgot about where many of the things we use on a daily basis come from, but odds are that if you are reading this you probably use some kind of open source app. Where would you be without OpenSSH to securely connect to your servers?

posted by esells on Feb 13, 2016

I recently needed an simple way to serve up debian packages via apt-get for our internal apps. Oddly enough finding something that fit our needs was a bit harder than I thought. We needed something that: Supported multiple versions of the same package Didn’t care about signing or “changes” files Allowed us to upload via an API or some type of incoming directory Could handle multiple packages coming in at once without corrupting the repo Was easy to setup/maintain There were a few services out there that fit our needs but they were not free so I took a shot at building an app to fit our use-case.

posted by esells on Feb 03, 2016