Open Source Musings The thoughts, ideas, and opinions of an open source guy

A fresh start

In a small way, fresh starts have been a small theme in my life these last few months. Shifts in the way I do things, in the tools and technologies I use, and how I approach things.

As you may or may not know, I maintained a blog about Linux and open source titled Ubuntu Musings from July, 2007 to around 2014. It was in 2014, though, I realized that blog had reached the end of its life.

I didn’t want to consign the blog to a digital black hole, but it just couldn’t continue in the form it was in. Which leads us to this space.

This blog will continue where Ubuntu Musings left off. I’ll be still be looking at Linux, but will be delving more into open source — the software, and beyond. This blog will contain a mix of original posts and reprints of my work at

If you’re interested in joining me on this ride, update your bookmarks and point your RSS readers to

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