Welcome to The Manifest, a podcast all about package management. Your hosts are Alex Pounds and Andrew Nesbitt. Together they explore the technical details of package management, the stories and the history of various projects, and the communities around them too. Every two weeks there will be a brand new interview with a package manager maintainer.
Episode 15: Packagist with Nils Adermann
Wherein Alex talks with Nils Adermann, the co-founder of Packagist and co-creator of Composer, about package management in PHP.
Special Guest: Nils Adermann.
Episode 14: Debian and Reproducible Builds with Chris Lamb
Wherein we discuss how package management works in Debian and the Reproducible Builds project with Chris Lamb, a director of both the Open Source Initiative and of Software in the Public Interest, previously the Debian Project Leader and a core developer on the Reproducible Builds project.
Special Guest: Chris Lamb.
Episode 13: Conan with Diego Rodriguez-Losada
Wherein we discuss Conan, the C and C++ package manager with Diego Rodriguez-Losada as it reaches 1.0. We talk about what inspired the development of Conan, package management problems specific to C/C++ package management and the plans for the future.
Note: This episode was recorded 9 months before it was published, so some details may be out of date.
Special Guest: Diego Rodriguez-Losada.
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Episode 12: Clojars with Daniel Compton
Wherein we discuss Clojars, the clojure package manager registry and it's relationship to Maven with Daniel Compton.
Special Guest: Daniel Compton.
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Episode 11: Spack with Todd Gamblin
Wherein we chat with Todd Gamblin about Spack, the package manager for supercomputers. We talk the unique challenges that packaging for High-performance computing platforms bring to package management, whether you should mine bitcoins on super computers and what's planned for the future of spack.
Special Guest: Todd Gamblin.
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Episode 10: Licensing with Kate Stewart
Wherein we discuss open source licensing and how that relates to software packaging with Kate Stewart, of Linux Foundation and SPDX.
Special Guest: Kate Stewart.
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