Category Archives: lca2007

linux.conf.au 2007 – Sydney, Australia

Foundations of Open 2020 submissions are up

I was really proud to be involved in Senator Lundy’s Foundations of Open Summit and wanted to follow up with some more resources. There are videos from all talks available, Donna just did a great blog post about it as … Continue reading

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OLPC on Triple J’s Hack

At lca2007 Jim Gettys did an interview with Triple J’s Hack show on the OLPC. Check it out here.

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Some favourite photos from lca2007

My goodness, the last week just flew and now here we are saying “wow, it’s all over!”. I’m still putting all my thoughts together but I wanted to reiterate thanks to everyone, including the Seven team, all the helpers, sponsors, … Continue reading

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Intel boosts Linux virtualization – Linuxworld story

Great story about the virtualisation miniconf, which is the most attended miniconf in all lca2007 and the first to beat Debian! Speaking at this year’s Linux.conf.au Linux and open source conference in Sydney, Intel software engineer Jeff Dike spoke about … Continue reading

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LCA Opening Day – writeup by Builder AU

(In reference to the “distro chairs” at lca2007) Gentoo gets a box and people then have to build the chair themselves! What more could a Gentoo user want? There is at least one satisfied Gentoo user on his chair. It … Continue reading

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Interview with Rasterman for linux.conf.au 2007!

Now an independent open source developer based in Tokyo, Haitzler will be returning to Sydney next week to speak about the bulking up and slowing down of open source desktops at linux.conf.au. Check out this great interview with Carsten Haitzler … Continue reading

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Interview with Matthew Garrett

I’ve been to the previous two LCAs (2005 and 2006), presenting at 2006. LCA is an absolutely wonderful conference to visit, but the reception to my presentation amazed me – the audience is wonderful, with an excellent mixture of experience … Continue reading

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Kathy Sierra interview for linux.conf.au 2007

Currently I have two roles: to help people learn tough technical topics with the least amount of pain; [and] to help developers create passionate users regardless of the type of product (or service). – Kathy Sierra A great interview with … Continue reading

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Interview with Jim Gettys for linux.conf.au

Check out this awesome interview with Jim Gettys about OLPC in Computerworld today. Jim is doing a talk about OLPC at linux.conf.au 2007. You will see that from the base up, our system is aimed at enabling collaborative applications: browsing … Continue reading

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linux.conf.au – tickets running out fast

Make sure you both register _and_ pay for your linux.conf.au 2007 tickets and accommodation soon, as places are running out fast. Every year some people are left without tickets and are turned away at the door. Register right now to … Continue reading

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