Wanted: Coders, Testers, Hackers, Packagers, Hardware for the InceptionOS Project: A GNU/Linux Distribution

Wanted: Coders, Testers, Hackers, Packagers, Hardware for the InceptionOS Project: A GNU/Linux Distribution

Post by Michael Lauz » Thu, 05 Sep 2002 01:13:25

The InceptionOS Project has openings for coders to create an
installation interface and setup tool. The initial instance should be
based on an ncurses interface, with the possibility of later including

InceptionOS also needs testers and source hackers who are not
intimidated by installing an entire distribution from scratch, without
an interface. InceptionOS is looking to convert its current Red Hat
RPM packaging to Debian format. Packagers should be familiar with
Debian's DEB package format if interested in performing the

The InceptionOS Project aims to become the first distribution to boast
full LSB compliance, and according to our own (unofficial) testing,
we're already 95% compliant.

A valid Sourceforge ID is required prior to application in order to be
considered for the Project. If you do not have one, sign up at
SourceForge.net for a free account and ID.

To browse the existing packages, contact Kelledin with a request for
the FTP address at which they are located.

Also needed and greatly appreciated are any donations of server
hardware, web space, and related resources for the project. Please
contact Michael with offers.

For consideration for the InceptionOS Project, please contact Michael

hackers, FTP requests) with a brief explanation of experience and
desired tasks.

For more information, visit the InceptionOS Project web site at:

Michael Lauzon
Founder & Lead Project Manager
InceptionOS Project


1. Coder wanted for socket sub-project


I have been writing a multi-user code named Ncohafmuta (http://ncohafmuta.com/code)
for a few years now. It is written totally in unix c.

I'm looking for someone who's interested in one of the following:

* revamping the input/socket handling code to something more sophiticated
* revamping/upgrading current terminal handling code (i.e. telnet opts handling,
  terminal type auto-detect, ansi coloring handling)
* converting the code to run unders windows 95/nt also

If you have the skills and are interested in helping with any of these sub-projects,


Anthony J. Biacco                           Network Administrator/Engineer
         "The only way to predict the future, is to invent it."


2. cable T.V & EQUIPMENT

3. WANTED: New Linux distribution (only a project at the moment)

4. increasing the size of ls -l

5. An easy display problem (I hope)

6. ANNOUNCE: ACS 0.5.7 IVR server for GNU/Linux, ACS/Bayonne joins GNU project

7. Initializing a shared library?

8. perl-hacker != c hacker.. Perl5a8+ binary wanted

9. Wanted: Solaris Packager/Porter for filtering Proxy (GPL)

10. Why to coder work on OSS projects?

11. GNU/Microsoft systems : Microsoft and the GNU Project

12. WANTED: Linux Laptop Testers/Developers