[H-GEN] Kernel Conference Australia 2009 - one week to go for earlybird registrations

James C. McPherson James.C.McPherson at gmail.com
Sun May 24 09:15:41 EDT 2009

Dear fellow HUMBUG members,
just a quick note that if you were thinking about coming to
Kernel Conference Austalia, then you should register without
delay - the earlybird price of $195 expires on the 31st of May.
That's this coming Sunday!

The registration site is here:

In addition to our most excellent keynote speakers Jeff Bonwick,
Bill Moore and Max Alt, you can meet, listen to and learn from

Fernando Gont
Results of a Security Assessment of Common Implementation Strategies of the TCP and IP Protocols

Henning Brauer (OpenBSD)
Faster Packets: Performance Tuning in the OpenBSD Network Stack and PF

Gavin Maltby (Sun Microsystems)
Hardware & Software Fault Management Architecture

Pawel Dawidek (FreeBSD)
GEOM - The FreeBSD way of handling storage

John Sonnenschein (Sun Microsystems)
Driver and Filesystem Development with the Solaris and  OpenSolaris DDI/DKI

David Gwynne (University of Queensland)
MCLGETI: Effective Network Livelock Mitigation and More

Cristina Cifuentes (Sun Microsystems)
Finding Bugs in Open Source Kernels Using Parfait

Sherry Moore (Sun Microsystems)
Fast reboot support (and more) for OpenSolaris

Max Bruning (Bruning Systems)
Porting USB HID Device Drivers Between Linux and OpenSolaris

James Morris (Redhat)
Linux Kernel Security Overview

Percy Pari-Salas (Bond University)
Automated Testing of OpenSolaris

Vivek Joshi (Sun Microsystems)
Porting OpenSolaris across architectures

Jayakara Kini (Sun Microsystems)
Crossbow for OpenSolaris Developers

Garrett D'Amore (Sun Microsystems)
Boomer: the new OpenSolaris audio system

Pramod Batni (Sun Microsystems)
Debugging and Diagnosing Interesting Kernel Problems

Stewart Smith (Sun Microsystems)
(Ab)use the Kernel: what a database server can do to your kernel

The registration site is here:

I look forward to seeing you at Kernel Conference Australia

Best regards,

James C. McPherson
Solaris kernel software engineer, system admin and troubleshooter
Find me on LinkedIn @ http://www.linkedin.com/in/jamescmcpherson

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