Kolab 16 Available for Ubuntu Xenial: Testing

I wrote before about a lack of support for PHP 7 in an essential utility used to generate language-specific bindings to our libraries, called SWIG. Well, on December 29th 2016, SWIG released a version that does support PHP 7. In the past few days, I’ve spent some time in patching both libkolabxml and libkolab packages… Continue reading Kolab 16 Available for Ubuntu Xenial: Testing

Phabricator Packages for EPEL, Fedora

Using Pagure and COPR, Tim Flink and I have settled on using common infrastructure to further the inclusion of Phabricator in to the Fedora repositories (and EPEL). I’m hoping this will bear fruit and get more people on board. Our Pagure repository is at Phab Phour Phedora — a mix of Fabuluous Four, Phabricator for… Continue reading Phabricator Packages for EPEL, Fedora

PHP 7 Support for Swig

Dear lazyweb, We have a statistically significant number of enthusiasts interested in getting Kolab available for Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial), but it ships with PHP 7 — and PHP 7 only, it appears. We use Swig to generate PHP and Python and other bindings for the two C++ libraries libkolab and libkolabxml. Swig appears to, not… Continue reading PHP 7 Support for Swig