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Michael Meeks
Day Sunday
Room Janson
Capacity 1400
Start time 14:00
End time 14:50
Duration 00:50
Track Office Track

Liberating Open Office Development

LibreOffice is the most powerful and viable Free Softare office suite, available cross-platform. As well as a few demos showing its joys, we'll understand the history, and rational behind the LibreOffice project and its relation to

We will survey the threat to the Free Software ecosystem that poorly managed, corporate dominated, copyright assignment based projects can cause. Then we'll get stuck into new features, our development roadmap, and how to get involved develping with it - even if you are not (yet) a super-star hacker. Come and get involved with something exciting, and help make tens of millions of user's first experience of Free Software something to be proud of.

Concurrent events:

When Event Track Where
13:00-14:45 LPI Exam 4 Certification Guillissen
13:45-14:25 SIP Communicator: Building a Multi-Protocol Multi-OS Communications Client Open Source Telephony AW1.124
13:45-14:30 Grilo: Integration of Multimedia Contents in Applications Made Easy Crossdesktop H.1309
13:45-14:40 Orca - A screenreader sailing into uncharted waters Accessibility AW1.121
14:00-14:15 Agora Voting System: Agora Voting System for a Liquid Democracy Lightning Talks Ferrer
14:00-14:20 Ganeti 2.4 and beyond: new challenges in virtualization at the cluster level New challenges in Virtualization AW1.105
14:00-14:30 Packaging Perl and it's deps... Perl AW1.126
14:00-14:30 Cold boot attacks on RAM readout Embedded Lameere
14:00-14:30 Distribution collaboration manifesto CrossDistro H.1302
14:00-14:30 Free Java Free Java AW1.125
14:00-14:45 Impress Hacking LibreOffice H.2214
14:00-14:45 Systems Life Cycle Management with Foreman Configuration & Systems Management AW1.120
14:00-14:45 Introduction to pgpool-II version 3 PostgreSQL H.2213
14:00-14:50 The Storage Technologies Behind Facebook Messages Cloud Chavanne
14:00-15:00 Configuration data upgrade during package upgrade CrossDistro H.1308
14:20-14:35 Village-Telco: Village Telco Lightning Talks Ferrer
14:20-14:40 A presentation of SPICE an opensource remote virtual desktop protocol New challenges in Virtualization AW1.105
14:30-15:00 PHP.reboot Free Java AW1.125
14:30-15:00 Who the bloody hell cares about Debian? CrossDistro H.1302
14:30-15:00 Really fast x86 boot Embedded Lameere
14:30-15:10 Asterisk SCF Development Interfaces Open Source Telephony AW1.124
14:30-15:15 Processing XML with dynamic languages/Perl Perl AW1.126
14:30-15:15 The next desktop is the browser! Crossdesktop H.1309
14:40-14:55 XWiki: Annotating documents, the eXtensible wiki way Lightning Talks Ferrer
14:40-15:00 USB redirection over the network New challenges in Virtualization AW1.105
14:45-15:30 Lightning Talks Mozilla H.1301
14:45-15:30 Helping out in the calc core LibreOffice H.2214
14:45-15:40 Opengazer, dasher and ticker: hands-free error tolerant communication Accessibility AW1.121