der.hans: Software Management for Debian and Ubuntu

Description:
Debian-based package management has been rock solid for many years.
Still, there are complexities and nuances to explore.

This talk will be a tour of distribution provided software management tools and features in Debian and Ubuntu.

Attendees will learn about:
  • Common software management tools
  • Features of debian packages
  • Parts of debian packages
  • Helper tools
  • Configuring and reconfiguring software
  • Prioritizing and pinning software
  • Upgrades
  • Snaps
  • Some differences between Debian and Ubuntu

About der.hans:
der.hans is a Free Software consultant, community veteran, presenter and author. He is the founder of the Free Software Stammtisch, BoF organizer for the Southern California Linux Expo (SCaLE) and chairman of the Phoenix Linux User Group (PLUG).

As a technology and entrepreneurial veteran, roles have included director of engineering, engineering manager, IS manager, system administrator, community college instructor, developer and DBA.

He presents regularly at large community-led conferences (SCaLE, SeaGL, LibrePlanet, LFNW) and many local groups.
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Upcoming Events

Free Software Stammtisch
Tue Aug 20 @ 7:00PM
Installfest
Sat Sep 07 @10:00AM
PLUG East Meeting
Thu Sep 12 @ 7:00PM
Free Software Stammtisch
Tue Sep 17 @ 7:00PM

AzLoCo Events

AZLOCO Team Meeting
Sun Aug 18 @ 9:00PM
Tempe Ubuntu Hour
Thu Aug 22 @ 7:00PM
Introduction to Linux Presentation
Thu Aug 29 @ 5:30PM
AZLOCO Team Meeting
Sun Sep 01 @ 9:00PM
Ubuntu Hour Tempe Az
Thu Sep 05 @ 7:00PM

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