Articles tagged snappy

The Ubuntu Core snap store is architected as a number of smallish, independent services. In this week's post I want to talk about some of the challenges that come from adopting a distributed architecture, and how we're working to resolve them.

Overview

In a typical monolithic architecture, the functionality that …

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by Thomi Richards | Sun 11 June 2017 | Tags : acceptable python testing microservices snappy ubuntu ubuntu core


One of the nicest features of snap packages is that it allows publishers to control which dependencies are shipped with their application: It's endlessly frustrating to find that your users are experiencing broken software because some library that you depend upon was updated without your knowledge. Snap packages solve this …

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by Thomi Richards | Mon 15 May 2017 | Tags : snappy ubuntu ubuntu core snapd deltas