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One Week To DebConf 2012 Managua

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Published on 01 July 2012 11:45 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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Next week the annual Debian developers conference, DebConf, will begin in Managua, Nicaragua.

DebConf12 is taking place from the 8th to 14th of July in Managua, the capitol of Nicaragua. The DebConf12 tracks include DebianDay, getting involved in Debian, Debian for the cloud, building and porting, social activities, skills exchange, and DebCamp.

I'll be in Managua for a few days for the Debian Linux event. Some of the interesting talks on my agenda at this point include:

AArch64 planning - Debian planning for supporting the forthcoming 64-bit ARMv8 architecture.

Bits from the Release Team

Build Debian with another compiler - Building Debian with the LLVM/Clang compiler.

FreedomBox Update

The DebConf12 Managua schedule in full is available at DebConf.org along with other details about this leading distribution's annual meeting.

For any Phoronix readers in Managua looking to meet-up during the event, feel free to contact me, I'll be there from Sunday through Thursday.

About The Author
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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