Developer's black hole


Hi. I’m Flavio Percoco (a.k.a flaper87), and I’m a Software Engineer at Red Hat, where I spend my days working on OpenStack, speaking at conferences. In my spare time I contribute to Rust, write, read, surf, travel, smoke my coffee and drink my pipe.


Back from Vancouver, towards Liberty

Fever is gone (actual fever), energies are coming back and the next six months are blurried by all the things we have ahead. Besides the fever, I'd say this is what a normal summit feels like. Or well, what the feeling after the summit is like.

Just like in ...


Rust's cartridge for OpenShift

Now that we're getting closer and closer and closer to the Rust 1.0 release - May 15th, in case you missed the announcement - it becomes more and more important to create an ecosystem around the language. This ecosystem will allow for more people to adopt Rust, to build new ...


Lets make something good out of this 'joke'

I normally don't jump into this kind of discussions because I'm ok with most of the reactions and I believe creating some random noise won't help. However, this time is different, this time it's hit something that I've been fighting for and something that I ...


Rhones-Alpes meetup summary

I love meetups. They are a more intimate moment for local communities to get closer, interact and dive into topics related to the main focus of the meetup group. I organize myself 3 meetups in Milan and I really enjoy the opportunity to get to know local people and learn ...


What's coming in Kilo for Glance, Zaqar and Oslo?

As usual, here's a write up of what happened last week during the OpenStack Summit. More than a summary, this post contains the plans we discussed for the next 6 months.

Glance

Lots of things happened in Juno for Glance. Work related to artifacts was done, async workers were ...