Brussels / 4 & 5 February 2023


Happy 5th anniversary pkg-provides

In 2018 here at Fosdem, I publicly introduce a new port called pkg-provide, a pkg plugin to perform reverse searches and found the package you must install to have a certain file. Started as a proof of concept about how to build pkg plugin, pkg-plugin is now five years old and gain hundred of users around the world. It's probably the perfect time to tell you how it all started, reveal the real numbers of the audience, and talk a little bit about the future


Rodrigo Osorio