So you want to write a package manager. This is halfway between a rant and a proposal and a theory of programming language package managers.

apple/swift-package-manager. The Package Manager for the Swift Programming Language. Apple is working on an integrated package system for Swift.

Where do you put user/program files on various operating systems?

Unicorn Library. Unicode library for C++ by Ross Smith.

Subuser - Portability, Security, Maintainability

Open-sourcing Teletraan, a code deployment system

Some arguments over ggplot2 (the “better” R graphing system). Read all of these and you’ll probably love ggplot2 and R. Also see swirl.

Tree Kernels: Quantifying Similarity Among Tree-Structured Data

Super Fast Local Workloads With LXD, ZFS, and Juju