pkgsrcCon is the annual technical conference for people working on pkgsrc,
a framework for building over 19,000 open source software packages.
pkgsrc is the native package manager on NetBSD, SmartOS and Minix, and is portable across many different operating systems including Linux and Mac OS X.
Developers, contributors and users are all welcome to attend.
The pkgsrcCon 2018 takes place on Saturday () and Sunday (). On Saturday we'll start off with talks.
We'll have lunchbreaks at a convenient time between talks.
On we'll have a get-together with some drinks.
On after the conference we'll have dinner.
To plan accordingly please let the organizer know if you are going to attend the social event and dinner on Saturday!
|Social Event||Fri||7pm - open end||TBA|
|Talks & Hacking||Sat||10:30 - 18:00||TBA|
|Post conf dinner||Sat||19:00 - late||TBA|
|Hacking||Sun||10:30 - open end||TBA|
pkgsrcCon will be in Berlin. The exact location will be announced soon!
While the primary focus is on pkgsrc, the theme of the day is building and packaging open source software in general and the challenges we face.
Details for general attendees will be available soon but in the meantime, If you would like to present a talk on such a theme, please send the title, slot duration (minimum of 15 minutes) and a brief description (for the web site) to tm@NetBSD.org.
The conference is free and there are no tickets.
To help with planning it would be greatly appreciated that you let the organizer know. Send an email to tm@NetBSD.org and include details like:
Long distance buses arrive at the Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof (ZOB / Central Bus Station). Trains connect at Hauptbahnhof and Ostbahnhof. More details can be found at wikitravel.