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 Mar 19 @ 7:00PM
Installfest
Sat Apr 06 @10:00AM
PLUG East Meeting
Thu Apr 11 @ 7:00PM
Free Software Stammtisch
Tue Apr 16 @ 7:00PM

AzLoCo Events

Tempe Ubuntu Hour
Thu Mar 28 @ 7:00PM
Ubuntu Hour Tempe Az
Thu Apr 04 @ 7:00PM
Cancelled Linux Installfest/Workshop
Sat Apr 06 @10:00AM
AZLOCO Team Meeting
Sun Apr 07 @ 9:00PM
Sierra Vista Ubuntu Hour
Thu Apr 11 @ 6:00PM

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