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Conference and Tutorials
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Thursday 4th to Sunday 7th August
University of Wales, Swansea

Linux 2005

Programme

Tutorials

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CACert Assurance

Thursday Evening

Conference Dinner

Exhibition

Call For Papers

Other UKUUG events

Timetable

All information is subject to change without notice (including speakers, timings and running order).

Note that the Video talk and the Exchange talk have been swapped.

The first stream finishes earlier in the evening because the room is needed for another event.

Thursday, 4 August

09:00-09:30
Tutorial Registration. Coffee.
09:30-11:00
TUTORIAL: Advanced Networking Configuration TUTORIAL: Advanced Shell Skills using Zsh
11:00-11:30
Coffee
11:30-13:00
Networking Tutorial continued Zsh Tutorial continued
13:00-14:00
Lunch
14:00-15:30
Networking Tutorial continued TUTORIAL: Advanced Editing with Vim
15:30-16:00
Coffee
16:00-17:30
Networking Tutorial continued Vim Tutorial continued
17:30
End of sessions
18:30
Coach departs for Oxwich Bay.
Sponsored by Linux Emporium

Friday, 5 August

09:15-09:45
Conference Registration.
09:45-10:30
Experiences of a large linux deployment in education

Mike Banahan - Cutter Project

VFS based Union Mounts for Linux

Jan Blunck

10:30-11:15
e-Government Internet - An Open-Source [R]evolution

Chris Smith - netFluid Technology

Adopting a driver - from fixing typos to breaking thousands of machines worldwide

Matthew Wilcox - Hewlett Packard

11:15-11:45
Coffee
11:45-12:30
The State of the Nation - Bringing F/L/OSS to the UK Government

Mark Taylor - Open Source Consortium

Linux and ACPI - a brave new world of power management

Matthew Garrett - University of Cambridge

12:30-13:15
Leaving its infancy: More than a decade of public Linux

Nils Magnus - LinuxTag

System Tap

Richard J Moore - IBM

13:15-14:15
Lunch
14:15-15:00
Remixing the Open Source radio show with LUGRadio

Jono Bacon - LUGRadio

Exploit Mitigation Techniques

Tom Cosgrove

15:00-15:45
Software Defined Radio and the GNU Radio Project

Bdale Garbee - HP / Debian

Skyguard's Skyminder - the Free Software Community's GSM / GPS phone!

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton

15:45-16:15
Coffee
16:15-17:00
The coming geodata revolution

Steve Coast - xrefer.com

UnionFS: Knoppix (Re)writable

Fabian Franz - University of Karlsruhe

17:00-17:15
Break
17:15-18:00

When NAPI comes to Town

Jamal Hadi Salim

18:00-18:45

The Linux Development Philosophy and Corporate Contributions

Christoph Hellwig - LST e.V.

18:45
End of sessions
19:30-23:00
Conference Dinner with Dave Miller, the kernel networking maintainer.
Sponsored by Red Hat

Saturday, 6 August

09:00-09:30
Conference Registration.
09:30-11:00
Xen 3.0 and the Art of Virtualization

Ian Pratt - XenSource / University of Cambridge

A New Deal in Payroll Software using GNU/Linux and Python

John Pinner - Clockwork Software Systems

11:00-11:30
Coffee
11:30-12:15
Xen: Experiences and performance measurements

Marcus Hardt - Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe

A Python Framework for Rapid Application Development

Katherine Goodwin and David Chan - Clockwork Software Systems

12:15-13:00
Grid Computing: EGEE and the gLite Middleware

Ruediger Berlich - Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe

Cutting-edge Desktop-related Development Projects

Michael Meeks - Novell

13:00-14:00
Lunch
14:00-14:45
openMosix

Kris Buytaert - X-Tend

Hacking OpenOffice.org 2.0

Michael Meeks - Novell

14:45-15:30
Linux on the POWER5 processor

Nigel Griffiths - IBM

Introduction to the GNUstep Project

Nicolas Roard

15:30-16:00
Coffee
16:00-17:00
Vim Feature Show

Sven Guckes

Mono and ASP.NET

Gonzalo Paniagua Javier - Novell

17:00-18:00

FreeNX - Virtualization of the Desktop

Fabian Franz - University of Karlsruhe

18:00
End of sessions

Sunday, 7 August

09:30-09:45
Conference Registration.
09:45-10:45
FAI - the Fully Automatic Installation

Thomas Lange - University of Cologne

Zsh rules!

Sven Guckes

10:45-11:15
Coffee
11:15-12:00
Preseeding Debian GNU/Linux for automated installations

Philip Hands - hands.com

Video and Linux

Torsten Spindler - ETH Zurich

12:00-12:45
Jigdo - Spreading the load of CD and DVD downloads

Steve McIntyre - Debian

Exchange for Unix - myth or reality?

Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton

12:45-13:30
Vim and Zsh Q&A

Sven Guckes and Julius Plenz

Music Recording, Production and Distribution with Free Software

Ole Aamot

13:30
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