1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking Benchmarking Platform
Phoromatic Test Orchestration

LPC 2011 Call for Track Ideas

Linux Kernel

Published on 18 January 2011 12:06 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Linux Kernel
Add A Comment

The organizers behind the Linux Plumbers' Conference have put out a call for track ideas for this Linux conference taking place in Santa Rosa in early September. Jesse Barnes asks that anyone interested read the below message.

Linux Plumbers' Conference 2011 Call for Track Ideas

The Linux Plumbers' Conference will take place in Santa Rosa, CA, September 7-9, 2011. The structure of the conference remains the same as in previous years; rather than focus on presenting completed work or problems and solutions, we encourage BoF and brainstorming sessions that gather experts from different parts of the Linux ecosystem to discuss complex problems with implications for multiple systems, with an eye toward making progress and reaching consensus on their solutions. As in past years, we aim to foster a workshop like atmosphere, where once consensus is reached, attendees can spend time developing solutions in real-time, sharing experience and evaluating trade-offs.

The program committee is now looking for track proposals. The ideal track proposal is focused enough to allow progress and attract the right participants, but also spans several components of the Linux technology stack and a set of problems that can specifically benefit from face to face discussion between the various teams involved. Proposals should include a list of projects involved, key contributors to lead discussions, and an owner for the track. The track owner is responsible for facilitating and scheduling sessions and generally making sure the track is successful (metrics for this will vary by track & discussion).

Track proposals should be sent to lpc-planning@linuxplumbersconf.org.

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 .
Latest Linux News
  1. GCC 6 Gets Support For The IBM z13 Mainframe Server
  2. Fedora 22 Is Being Released Next Tuesday
  3. OpenWRT 15.05 Preparing Improved Security & Better Networking
  4. Using The New LLVM/Clang OpenMP Support
  5. Zapcc Claims To Be A "Much Faster C++ Compiler"
  6. Godot 1.1 Engine Release Brings New 2D Engine
  7. Intel VA-API Driver 1.6 Is Coming
  8. Canonical Is Reportedly Considering An IPO
  9. GNOME 3.18 - GTK3 Now Supports RandR 1.5
  10. Fedora 22 Risks Being Delayed Beyond Next Week
  11. Systemd 220 Has Finally Been Released
  12. LibreOffice 5.0 Beta 1 Released
Latest Articles & Reviews
  1. Btrfs RAID 0/1 Benchmarks On The Linux 4.1 Kernel
  2. The State Of Various Firefox Features
  3. Intel Iris Graphics Performance With Mesa 10.6
  4. Fedora Workstation 22 Is Looking Great, Running Fantastic
Most Viewed News This Week
  1. The Linux 4.0 Kernel Currently Has An EXT4 Corruption Issue
  2. AMDGPU Open-Source Driver Code Continues Maturing
  3. The Linux 4.0 EXT4 RAID Corruption Bug Has Been Uncovered
  4. Oculus Rift Suspends Linux Development To Focus On Windows
  5. Microsoft Open-Sources The Windows Communication Foundation
  6. LibreOffice 5.0 Open-Source Office Suite Has Been Branched
  7. Another HTTPS Vulnerability Rattles The Internet
  8. Linux 4.1-rc4 Kernel Arrives A Day Late