Brussels / 4 & 5 February 2023


How to package BPF software for Linux distributions

…presented on Gentoo Linux

BPF is a rapidly growing technology that allows executing code in a safe environment inside the Linux kernel. Packaging the software makes it available to the broader public of Linux users. In this talk we will discuss how BPF software can be packaged for Linux distributions and Gentoo Linux specifically. We will also discuss some challenges that distribution packagers face when dealing with BPF software and how it is possible to overcome them.


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