Fedora 24 on a MacBook Pro 11,5 – custom kernel

Running Fedora on my Macbook is really a joy, but the default installation comes with a few issues. Two of them really grind my gears: The brightness keys don’t work The system doesn’t shutdown or sleep properly People have created the above bug reports to the Fedora maintainers and have supplied patches to the kernel…

Building a custom RPM for Zabbix Java Gateway

In this blogpost I’ll write my notes on creating a custom RPM. In one of my other posts I needed to modify the source code of a specific piece of Zabbix software; the Zabbix Java Gateway. I like to have my software in RPMS for easy deployment, here are the steps I took to create…