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Friday, August 9

10:00am EDT

Creating an RPM from scratch
In this presentation I will show you how to create a rpm package starting from scratch.
We will create a single file hello world program in C, add gnu autoconf /automake support to that program and when complete, create a spec file and build it to generate binary and source RPMs.
A mixture of software development and packaging, this presentation is targeted at people interested in software development and packaging.

Friday August 9, 2013 10:00am - 10:50am EDT
ECTR 101

12:00pm EDT

Fedora Software Center
Richard Hughes, the upstream author of the GNOME Software Center, will present remotely on the future of Software and Application installation in Fedora.

Friday August 9, 2013 12:00pm - 12:50pm EDT
ECTR 212

4:00pm EDT

Get Go-ing
Hacking to frame up packaging guidelines for Go programming language (golang) libraries and binaries. Also to layout developer resources for golang on Fedora. This can cover technical grit to documentation for new users looking to get started.

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Vincent Batts

Software Engineer, Microsoft Azure
Vincent Batts is pushing forward open source cloud native infrastructure at Microsoft Azure (via Kinvolk acquisition). He has spent most of his life in Linux and open source communities. Works with emerging technology, largely related to Linux and software containers. An Open Containers... Read More →

Friday August 9, 2013 4:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
ECTR 115
Saturday, August 10

11:00am EDT

What's New In Software Management?
Software Management Team develops tools like rpm and yum. This talk will give listeners an update about some of the interesting features that we have been working on for the last year.

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Jan Zelený

Senior Manager, Software Engineering_Global, Red Hat
Jan is a long time Red Hatter and team builder, having built three teams almost from scratch. He is passionate about communication between engineers and their stakeholder and about giving structure to unstructured things.

Saturday August 10, 2013 11:00am - 11:50am EDT
ECTR 114

12:00pm EDT

Submitting Updates via Bodhi: How (and why!) to do it properly
An explanation of how to do updates - especially complex multi-package updates - for Branched and stable Fedora releases the best way for you, users, and other packagers.


Saturday August 10, 2013 12:00pm - 12:50pm EDT
ECTR 103

2:00pm EDT

Systemd Integration Into Fedora
Brief talk about the current status followed by migration of the remaining sysv to systemd units and packaging of them. If people are willing and able that hackfest could be extendedto get at least that part of the intergration over.

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Jóhann B. Guðmundsson

System Administrator, Nýherji a.k.a IBM Iceland
Viking, World traveller,Archer,Enduro rider,General slave to the grind who just so happens to be GNU/Linux geek talented and accomplished information technology professional with extensive background in systems and network engineering, design and support and Fedora's QA and sysv to... Read More →

Saturday August 10, 2013 2:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
ECTR 101
Sunday, August 11

10:00am EDT

User Build Tools
An overview of the current set of tools available to build sets of packages without setting up your own buildsystem: mock, mockchain, buildorder, etc.


Sunday August 11, 2013 10:00am - 10:50am EDT
ECTR 101

10:00am EDT

Changing the Default Updates Model
Currently, the Fedora updates model is a "fire hose" model. Updates are always coming to the user, for all installed packages, in a never-ending stream.
I would like to discuss changing the default updates model to a monthly bundled update push.

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Tom Callaway

University Outreach Lead, Red Hat
The Fedora Project is a community of people working together to build a free and open source software platform and to collaborate on and share user-focused solutions built on that platform. Or, in plain English, we make an operating system and we make it easy for you do useful stuff... Read More →

Sunday August 11, 2013 10:00am - 10:50am EDT
Auditorium in Stern Building

12:00pm EDT

The Life of a Package
This talk will follow in detail one package through all the steps of it's life in Fedora and explain what happens at each step and all the systems and applications that deal with packages.
Starting from idea, to project, to packaging, to review, importing, building, update, signing, mashing, syncing, testing, maintaining, retiring and end of life.

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Kevin Fenzi

Infrastructure Lead, Red Hat
Fedora user and developer. Greyhound lover.

Sunday August 11, 2013 12:00pm - 12:50pm EDT
ECTR 103

2:00pm EDT

Updated Python Guidelines
The python guidelines have served us well for several years but new developments in upstream mean that we'll need to update them soon. Major topics that could be addressed are:
* New methods of building packages
* python3
* alternate interpreters
More details about these topics are available here: http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/python-devel/2013-May/000479.html

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Toshio Kuratomi

Red Hat

Sunday August 11, 2013 2:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
ECTR 107
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