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How the GNU coreutils are tested

Tools and techniques used to test coreutils

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Enhance introspection at the python interactive prompt.

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Netscape and Mozilla email clients

Reviewing 20 years of using mozilla email clients

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Coreutils Gotchas

Confusing corners of the unix utilities

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Building multiple conflicting RPMs

Producing alternate packages from an RPM build

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Leveraging github for presentation of changes

Using the github visual diff tool etc.

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A plan for coreutils i18n support

Steps to complete multi-byte support in GNU coreutils

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Don't fear SIGPIPE!

Effectively handling the SIGPIPE informational signal

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coreutils inbox - Dec 2014

Latest news from the coreutils project

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Avoiding interface delays in Thunderbird

Tips for speeding up the thunderbird interface

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