Linux down under at 2008



Melbourne, Australia played host to the 8th annual conference at the end of January, drawing a capacity crowd of open source professional developers, enthusiasts and students from around the globe.

The irreverent Australian spirit shone through at this year’s (LCA). One of the world’s most high-profile, volunteer-run open source events, LCA continues to offer a seriously technical conference with a seriously low-key vibe. Co-chair of the conference paper committee (and outgoing Linux Australia president) Rusty Russell describes LCA as a talkfest where attendees can get as much out of conversations and hackfests during breaks as they get from official presentations. “Over 10% of attendees are also speakers – and the speakers don’t hide out in the speakers room like they do at a lot of other conferences. Everyone mingles.”

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