The 2003 UK Linux Developers' Conference will take place in Edinburgh
from Friday 1st August to Sunday 3rd August, preceded by tutorials
on Thursday 31st July.
We are inviting contributions from speakers on all types of
The programme will cover a variety of subjects, including
kernel and desktop development, tools, applications, and networking.
Any topic likely to be of interest to Linux developers and enthusiasts
will be considered.
The topics presented in recent years have included: ARM
Linux, Benchmarking, Clustering, CORBA, Debian Package Management,
Enterprise Filesystems, Exim, Flightgear, GNOME, Heartbeat, I20,
JFFS, KDE, Mail Servers, Memory Management,
Performance Programming, Powertweak, Pymmetry, Samba, Security,
SMP, VMware, Zerocopy, Zope.
More information about previous events can be found at:
New this year, there will be some developer rooms available.
Some have internet connectivity and some already contain machines
suitable for web browsing and connecting to remote applications.
So you may also use the form below to propose small-scale talks,
discussions and/or hands-on tutorials/demos/coding that make use of
these facilities and which will be scheduled to run alongside the main
Abstracts for the main conference or tutorial programme should be
accompanied by a short biography, and,
ideally, should be about 250-500 words long.
Final papers should normally last about 45 minutes, including
10 minutes for questions and answers.
If you need more time for your presentation,
please tell us when you submit your abstract.
Proposals for the use of the developer rooms are of course free
of these restrictions.
Abstracts should be submitted to the conference organisers
electronically through this form.
We shall acknowledge all submissions.
Closing date for abstracts
18 March 2003 (originally the 16th)
Accepted authors notified by
7 April 2003
Final papers due by
27 June 2003 (originally 18 May)
Particular queries should be sent either to the
or to the Linux2003 programme committee,
Sponsors & Exhibitors
To keep the conference fees low, we are seeking
For further information about sponsoring, exhibiting, or attending
the event please contact the UKUUG office.
We look forward to meeting you in Edinburgh!