Hello I’m Morgan McMillian also known as thrrgilag in various communities. I am a software engineer with an obsession for Linux, open-source software, and tech in general. Also check out my gemini capsule for addtional content.
I’m going to officially put Goober into a maintenance only mode. The framework I used to initially create Goober for Android has progressed such that I feel some significant refactoring is in order however I’m not ready to tackle it at this time. I’ve got another project spinning up which I’ll discuss more in the near future. For now though Goober will only being getting critical bug fixes.
The pnut-matrix bridge has now reached 1.0. It now runs using pnut.io app streams for improved performance, includes administrative controls for managing bridged rooms, and syncs pnut.io avatars and display names to matrix. You can find the latest release at https://gitlab.com/thrrgilag/pnut-matrix and join the chat at https://patter.chat/room/999
The latest Goober for Android has been released to the Google Play store. This update adds the ability to hide images in the timeline by default and a new profile view allowing you to view a users posts, follow, mute, or block. I also added a couple of tweaks to the post actions menu mostly for myself but perhaps others might find them useful as well.
I finally made the jump to using a site generator for my blog along with a new domain name. Rather than migrating the old site I’ve decided to leave it in place and just place my new posts here. Now that this post is out of the way, on with the show!
I’ve finally reached the point where I’m ready to discontinue support for BB10 in my various app development efforts. Specifically those projects are Goober for BB10 (a native client for pnut.io) and Renamed Todo (a task list app using todo.txt format). I hope they’ve been useful for the handful of users I’ve had and interacted with over the years, I know I’ve enjoyed building them. But the time has come to retire them and allow myself to focus on other platforms.