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FOSDEM 2014 Gaming Track Still Seeking Presenters

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Published on 02 December 2013 03:15 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Gaming
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While Linux gaming is quickly gaining ground, it seems not many are interested this year in speaking about open-source game development.

Nils Kneuper sent out a notice today that the game development room for FOSDEM 2014 is still seeking speakers. The "Call for Proposals" has been out for more than the past month, but to date they've only received two proposals for the two-day event taking place the first weekend of February in Brussels.

While the game development "DevRoom" happens annually at FOSDEM, it seems this year there isn't much interest. If more proposals aren't submitted in the next week, the development room might end up being cancelled.

The game development CFP can be found via this mailing list message. More FOSDEM details can be found via FOSDEM.org. FOSDEM remains one of my favorite -- and best -- open-source/Linux developer events in the world.

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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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