December 2019 Infrastructure Status

I thought I'd take a moment to update the community on where we stand on the infrastructure.

Our infrastructure received its first community contribution over the last week with this completed and deployed pull request:

Earlier today, I deployed LetsEncrypt on, our primary mirror.

The last piece of the puzzle is to set up rsync once again such that our mirrors can re-enable syncing with us. I'll probably tackle this in January of 2020, taking a small break from this little bit, especially during the holidays.

If you love infrastructure work and want to contribute, take a look at these open issues:

As always, if you have an itch to scratch, don't wait for me to feel the same itch. Submit a patch to proactively help me scratch your itch. :)

My next major focus will be on package builds.