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This blog is about hacking, Igalia and maybe some personal opinions


I'm a Gnome Hacker working for Igalia and living in A Coruña, Galiza.

Archive for the 'Personal' Category

Folga 29 Marzal

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

Hoxe estou de folga en contra da reforma laboral. Aínda que teño a sorte de traballar nunha empresa na que non me teño que preocupar por se vou ser despedido xa que son socio dela, considero o meu deber loitar tamén polos dereitos dos demais e tratar de botar para atrás algo que vai acentuar […]

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Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

I’ll be attending this year GUADEC-ES. I missed some of the last editions but I’d deserve my death if I didn’t go when it happens 1km away from home 🙂 . I have a talk about Grilo so join us if you are interested.

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Unbricking my SheevaPlug

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

More or less one month ago, my SheevaPlug went bananas and didn’t turn on again. After talking to a colleague at Igalia who googled a bit, we found out that it could be a problem with the power supply unit. The issue seems to be known and it happens when you keep an external harddisk […]

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Me and Igalia

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

This is going to be my first post at Igalia’s planet a I just wanted to talk about me and my company. First of all, my presentation. I am Xabier Rodríguez Calvar but everybody on computer’s world knows me as calvaris. I grew in Marín a village in Galiza. I studied ‘Computer Engineering’ in the […]

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