building solc

Posted on Thu 17 November 2022 in tech • Tagged with Ethereum, Solidity, web3, c++, devops

Building Solidity's compiler solc is nothing short of a bear. It is using complex external dependencies like boost with some optional dependencies. Moreover the build depends on specific versions of these packages. This amount of complexity for a compiler is a topic of another post but it does give me …

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Building my site in travis-ci

Posted on Sun 26 April 2020 in tech • Tagged with programming, devops

In spite of its many challenges, I am fairly stoked to get my site building in travis-ci. Now there is no need for me to commit from the cli.