Author Archives: laurentb

New GPG key

I have set up a new OpenPGP key, to benefit from better security settings and better storage practices of mine, and will be transitioning away from my old one. The old key is not compromised in any way. The old key will continue to be valid for some time, but I prefer all future correspondence […]

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Contributing to Weboob without programming

There are often good-willed people around open-source software that while they do not know programming or the specific technologies used, can greatly help the project. So, what are we looking for? We do not have any translation support for now, so that is out. However, there are a few things you can already do: Provide […]

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Weboob, the Asshole Detector

We often get complaints around Weboob‘s name, and the various application names. There’s no denying they’re childish. What they are not, however, is sexist. There is “boob” in the main name, and “boob” is a friendly name referring to (mostly female) breasts. We would, for example, avoid using “tits” or “cunt”, because they are often […]

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