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Interesting Discussions For Ubuntu 12.10 Summit

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Published on 28 April 2012 03:28 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Ubuntu
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There's just a little more than one week until the Ubuntu Developer Summit for Ubuntu 12.10 will be happening in Oakland, California. Here's what appears to be some of the most interesting technical sessions to be happening for this Canonical-sponsored summit.

Details on "UDS-Q" are available from summit.ubuntu.com for the Quantal Quetzal.

Below is a list of some of the most interesting technical sessions (from my point of view) set to take place between the 7th and 11th of May. I'll be out in Oakland all week for the event so anything interesting out of these sessions will be covered on Phoronix and/or my Twitter.

- UEFI update.

- GNOME plans review.

- UEFI update to include SecureBoot.

- Application startup time.

- Hardware Enablement Essential Tasks & Features.

- Getting involved with Ubuntu TV.

- System compositor.

- Detail and begin the arm64/aarch64 port in Ubuntu.

- Plan for future x32 ABI support.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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