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Beers & Interviews With X.Org Developers?

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Published on 14 September 2010 12:26 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Phoronix
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With the X Developers' Summit this week happening in Toulouse there are around 50 developers responsible for a majority of the work that goes on within the open-source Linux graphics scene from the open ATI and Intel drivers to the Wayland Display Server and planning of Mesa and DRI2, among many other topics. I'm sure many of you have questions for them (see the attendance list) whether it's about the future of their given project or views on a particular matter. If you do, ask them in this forum thread from the comments link below.

As a last minute idea, I am considering doing some potential impromptu audio/video interviews in the after-hours of XDS -- either during tomorrow's pre-registration at the Toulouse bar or in the evenings on the other days, if there is interest. Those interested and participating developers in such interviews will get at least a free beer during the interview, courtesy of our Phoronix Premium members.

Stay tuned for other XDS tidbits from Toulouse.

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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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