FOSDEM '08 is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.


Speaker: Carles Pina i Estany

Event Track Day Room Start time Duration
Dacco: open source dictionaries Lightning Talks Saturday Ferrer 16:00 00:15

Carles Pina i Estany

Carles Pina is the main developer of qdacco software (standalone frontend program for Dacco XML files) and he's helping in Dacco project as well.

He has been using GNU/Linux and other free operating systems for the last 10 years. He is a member of Catux LUG and also collaborates with other LUG's helping them to spread GNU/Linux, free software and open standards in our territory.

He regularly write articles about Free Software philosophy, system administration or about programming using free software tools.

Furthemore he has done some speeches and tutorials about VoIP and Asterisk, Mysql, Bash, Free Software philosophy, OpenOffice and Python programming, etc. in Free Software meetings. He has also been been a LPI teacher.

He was the main Catux-USB developer on 2003 and 2004: they made one of first writeable and compressed USB GNU/Linux distributions.

Moreover he has done very small code contributions to some projects like Pidgin, Amarok, gnokii, gwenview.