Brussels / 31 January & 1 February 2015


Gratien D'haese

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The speaker description is potentially outdated as it is from a previous FOSDEM edition.

Gratien D'haese is a Belgian independent IT Consultant who is already 25 years active in the Unix world (and with Linux since its invention in 1991). Gratien has a broad experience with UNIX in general, UNIX security, UNIX networking, big system administration tasks, clustering, troubleshooting and IT consultancy.

Gratien is quite active in the Unix/Linux Open Source world with giving talks around various topics since the days of the Belgian UNIX Users Group and other organizations promoting Unix/Linux and the Open Source movement. On occasions he talks about his projects on conferences, such as at Fosdem 2011 with a talk around rear. Gratien is the co-founder and main designer of Relax and Recover (rear) together with Schlomo Schapiro (from Germany). This project started in 2006 and the software is part of Fedora and EPEL - [ ] Gratien is also the project leader of the Open Source project "Make CD-ROM Recovery (mkcdrec)" which is the forerunner of rear (started in 2000) - [ ] He is also involved in the Fedora community as an ambassador [ ]


Title Day Room Track Start End
Upgrade-UX is a software framework to update or patch Unix systems
Sunday H.2215 (Ferrer) Lightning talks 14:00 14:15