Nov 3 – 5, 2023
Riga, Latvia
Europe/Riga timezone

Contribution List

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Philipp Kewisch (Community Team Leader | Canonical)
11/3/23, 2:00 PM
Talk (50 Minutes)

Ubuntu Summit 2023 opening plenary

Jesus Soto (Canonical), Till Kamppeter (OpenPrinting/Canonical)
11/4/23, 12:00 PM
Linux Desktop
Workshop (1 Hour)

In this workshop, Till and Jesús from Canonical's Desktop Team will show how anyone can utilize the GitHub automation put in place to keep their Snaps up to date! This project is easy to implement and scales nicely, allowing Snap maintainers to do more with their time.

We will showcase our custom GitHub action, and how...

Mattia Rizzolo
11/4/23, 4:00 PM
Talk (50 Minutes)

The Reproducible Builds effort has been going on for a while in the broader Open Source world, and has been a topic of discussion within many distributions and software projects.

Debian in particular has been leading the way here, continuously testing their whole repository and developing patches for thousands of packages needing touches so they can be...

José Antonio Rey (Ubuntu Community Council), Dr Merlijn Sebrechts (Ubuntu Community Council, Snapcrafters), Monica Ayhens-Madon (Independent), Nathan Haines (Ubuntu Community Council), Torsten Franz
11/4/23, 4:30 PM
Talk (50 Minutes)

Members of the Community Council are getting together to answer any and all questions you might have. Let's share ideas!

11/4/23, 5:30 PM
Merlijn Sebrechts (Ubuntu Community Council, Snapcrafters)
11/5/23, 12:00 PM
Application Ecosystem
Talk (50 Minutes)

We want to make it as easy as possible to publish Windows applications in the Snap Store for Linux. For this reason, we created the sommelier project, which uses Wine and Snapcraft to create a universal Linux package containing a Windows app.

The project is currently used by about 40 snaps for open and closed source software such as...

Aaron Prisk (Canonical), Mr Khairul Aizat Kamarudzzaman (Ubuntu Membership Board), Mr Mattia Rizzolo (Ubuntu Developer, Ubuntu Membership Board, Debian Developer, Reproducible Builds), Philipp Kewisch (Community Team Leader | Canonical)
11/5/23, 1:00 PM

Couldn't get enough of the local communities session? We couldn't either! Let's meet up for Lunch in the Esplanade Restaurant on the ground level. We'll be sitting either to the right of the buffet, or in the back area that is usually barred off.

Jürgen Gmach (Canonical)
11/5/23, 2:30 PM
Application Ecosystem
Talk (25 Minutes)

Do you recall what developer legend Joel Spolsky called the "single worst strategic mistake" in Things You Should Never Do?

Rewriting software from scratch.

That is what we did. For the tox test automation tool. A tool, downloaded more than 10 million times a month, both heavily...

11/5/23, 5:00 PM
Philipp Kewisch (Community Team Leader | Canonical)
11/5/23, 5:30 PM
Talk (25 Minutes)

Ubuntu Summit 2023 closing plenary

Alastair Flynn (Canonical)
Application Ecosystem
Lightning Talk (5 min)
Mike Eichler (Linux Lads Podcast)
Linux Desktop
Lightning Talk (5 min)

Gentle and meme-sprinkled introduction to VisiData, an open source CLI spreadsheet application.

VisiData is an open-source data multitool that can be used to explore and arrange tabular data. It is a lightweight utility that combines the clarity of a spreadsheet, the efficiency of the terminal, and the power of Python. It can handle millions of rows with ease....