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    1: This is an incomplete list of NetBSD-related events. If you know about
    2: some public event that fits and would like it to be listed here,
    3: [contact us.](http://www.NetBSD.org/cgi-bin/feedback.cgi)
    4: 
    5: For a list of NetBSD-related presentations, please check out our
    6: [presentation pages](http://www.netbsd.org/gallery/presentations/).
    7: 
    8: Future Events
    9: -------------
   10: ### `Jun 2017` - BSDCAN 2017, Ottawa, Canada
   11: 
   12: *June 7 - 10, Ottawa, Canada*
   13: 
   14: BSDCan hosts talks and tutorials on a range of topics based
   15: around the BSD family of operating systems. The event is held over a
   16: four day period at the University of Ottawa.
   17: 
   18: Please see
   19: [website](https://www.bsdcan.org/2017/)
   20: for details.
   21: 
   22: ### `Mar 2017` - AsiaBSDCon 2017
   23: 
   24: *March 9 - 12, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan*
   25: 
   26: [AsiaBSDCon](https://2017.asiabsdcon.org/) is a
   27: conference for users and developers on BSD based systems.
   28: The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using systems
   29: based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X.
   30: AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the best
   31: technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the latest
   32: developments in our open source community are shared with the widest
   33: possible audience.
   34: 
   35: ### `Feb 2017` - FOSDEM 2017 Brussels, Belgium
   36: 
   37: *February 4 - 5, Brussels, Belgium*
   38: 
   39: [FOSDEM](https://fosdem.org/2017/) is a
   40: free event for software developers to meet, share ideas
   41: and collaborate. Every year, thousands of developers of
   42: free and open source software from all over the world gather
   43: at the event in Brussels.
   44: 
   45: There is a special developer's room reserved for BSD licensed
   46: operating systems and their talks.
   47: 
   48: Please see
   49: [this announcement](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/10/20/msg000720.html)
   50: for details.
   51: 
   52: 
   53: Past Events
   54: -----------
   55: 
   56: ### `Sep 2016` - EuroBSDCon 2016 Belgrade, Serbia
   57: 
   58: *September 22 - 25, 2016, Belgrade Serbia*
   59: 
   60: [EuroBSDCon](https://2016.eurobsdcon.org/) is the premier European
   61: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting
   62: about 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software
   63: developers, computer science students and professors, and users
   64: from all over Europe and other parts of the world.
   65: 
   66: 
   67: ### `Sep 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Shimane
   68: 
   69: *Sep. 24, 2016, [MATSUE TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
   70: 
   71: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
   72: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
   73: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
   74: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
   75: demonstrations.
   76: 
   77: 
   78: ### `Jul 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Kyoto
   79: 
   80: *Jul. 29-30, 2016, [KYOTO RESEARCH
   81: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/spatial_services/convention/map/), Kyoto, Japan*
   82: 
   83: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
   84: Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
   85: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
   86: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
   87: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/).
   88: [more report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/08/01/msg000712.html).
   89: 
   90: 
   91: ### `Jul 2016` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
   92: 
   93: *Jul 9, 2016, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
   94: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
   95: Japan*
   96: 
   97: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 18th annual Meeting and BoF
   98: 2016](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting18.html.en)
   99: for meeting information and 
  100: [Report](https://github.com/ebijun/osc-demo/blob/master/2016/JNUG2016.txt).
  101: 
  102: ### `Jul 2016` - pkgsrcCon 2016, Kraków, Poland
  103: 
  104: *July 2 - 3, 2016, Kraków Poland*
  105: 
  106: [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2016/) is the annual technical
  107: conference for people working on pkgsrc, a framework for building
  108: over 17,000 open source software packages. pkgsrc is the native
  109: package manager on NetBSD, SmartOS and Minix, and is portable across
  110: many different operating systems including Linux and Mac OS X.
  111: 
  112: ### `Jul 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Okinawa
  113: 
  114: *Jul. 2, 2016, [Okinawa Convention
  115: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
  116: Okinawa, Japan*
  117: 
  118: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
  119: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
  120: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  121: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadgets demonstration.
  122: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/07/04/msg000710.html).
  123: 
  124: ### `Jun 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Hokkaido
  125: 
  126: *Jun. 17-18, 2016, [Sapporo Convention Center](http://www.sora-scc.jp/access/index.html), Sapporo, Japan*
  127: 
  128: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
  129: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-do/), there was a NetBSD
  130: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  131: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations. 
  132: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/06/20/msg000709.html).
  133: 
  134: ### `May 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Nagoya
  135: 
  136: *May. 28, 2016, [Fukiage Hall](http://www.nipc.or.jp/fukiage/index.html), Nagoya, Japan*
  137: 
  138: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
  139: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-nagoya/), there was a NetBSD
  140: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  141: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations. 
  142: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/05/30/msg000707.html).
  143: 
  144: 
  145: ### `May 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Gunma
  146: 
  147: *May. 14, 2016, [LABI1 Takasaki](http://www.yamadalabi.com/takasaki/access/index.html), Gunma, Japan*
  148: 
  149: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
  150: Gunma](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-gunma/), there was a NetBSD
  151: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  152: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations. 
  153: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/05/16/msg000706.html).
  154: 
  155: ### `Mar 2016` - AsiaBSDCon 2016
  156: 
  157: *Mar. 10-13, 2016, Tokyo, Japan*
  158: 
  159: [AsiaBSDCon](https://www.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users
  160: and developers on BSD based systems. The next conference will be held
  161: in Tokyo, in 10-13 March, 2016. The conference is for anyone
  162: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
  163: OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
  164: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
  165: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
  166: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
  167: [BSD Research and Japan NetBSD Users' Group booth report](https://github.com/ebijun/osc-demo/blob/master/2016/AsiaBSDCon2016.txt)
  168: 
  169: ### `Feb 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Tokyo/Spring
  170: 
  171: *Feb. 26- 27, 2016, [MEISEI
  172: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
  173: 
  174: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
  175: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-spring/), there was a NetBSD
  176: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  177: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations. 
  178: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/02/29/msg000703.html).
  179: 
  180: 
  181: ### `Jan 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Hamanako
  182: 
  183: *Jan. 23, 2016, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/access.html), Shizuoka, Japan*
  184: 
  185: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
  186: Hamanako](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-hamanako/), there was a NetBSD
  187: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  188: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations.
  189: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/01/23/msg000701.html).
  190: 
  191: 
  192: ### `Nov 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Tokushima
  193: 
  194: *Nov. 14, 2015, [TOKUGIN TOMONI PLAZA](http://www.tokuginplaza.com/own/index.asp), Tokushima, Japan*
  195: 
  196: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  197: Tokushima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-tokushima/), there was a NetBSD
  198: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  199: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations.
  200: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/11/09/msg000700.html).
  201: 
  202: ### `Nov 2015` - KANSAI OPEN FORUM 2015
  203: 
  204: *Nov. 6- 7, 2015, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center](http://www.atc-co.com/guide/access.php), Osaka, Japan*
  205: 
  206: At the [KANSAI OPEN FORUM 2015](https://k-of.jp/2015/), there was a NetBSD
  207: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  208: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations 
  209: and [BSD BOF](https://k-of.jp/2015/session/731).
  210: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/11/09/msg000699.html).
  211: 
  212: ### `Oct 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Tokyo/Fall
  213: 
  214: *Oct. 24- 25, 2015, [MEISEI
  215: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
  216: 
  217: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  218: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-fall/), there was a NetBSD
  219: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  220: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations 
  221: and [BSD BOF](https://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-fall/modules/eguide/event.php?eid=4).
  222: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/10/25/msg000698.html).
  223: 
  224: 
  225: ### `Oct 2015` - BSDCon Brasil 2015, Ceará, Brasil
  226: 
  227: *Oct. 9-10, 2015, University of Fortaleza ,Ceará, Brasil*
  228: 
  229: A primeira edição da [BSDCon Brasil](http://2015.bsdcon.com.br/) ocorreu em 2003. Durante todos esses anos que se passaram, o Brasil ainda não tinha reunido sua comunidade com tanta força como agora. Todos os envolvidos na conferência terão contato direto com o mundo dos usuários, entusiastas e desenvolvedores, o que lhes permitirá melhor compreender sistemas FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, DragonflyBSD e outros sistemas de linhagem BSD UNIX.
  230: 
  231: 
  232: ### `Oct 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Fukuoka
  233: 
  234: *Oct. 3, 2015, [KYUSHU SANGYO UNIVERSITY](http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/E/index.shtml), Fukuoka, Japan*
  235: 
  236: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  237: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  238: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  239: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
  240: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/10/05/msg000697.html).
  241: 
  242: ### `Oct 2015` - EuroBSDcon 2015, Stockholm, Sweden
  243: 
  244: *Oct. 1-4, 2015, Stockholm, Sweden*
  245: 
  246: [EuroBSDcon](https://2015.eurobsdcon.org/) is the premier European
  247: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting about
  248: 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software developers,
  249: computer science students and professors, and users from all over
  250: Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of EuroBSDcon is to
  251: exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems, facilitate
  252: coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
  253: 
  254: ### `Sep 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Hiroshima
  255: 
  256: *Sep. 19, 2015, [Satellite Campus Hiroshima](https://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/site/satellite/), Hiroshima, Japan*
  257: 
  258: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  259: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-Hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD and XM6i booth
  260: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  261: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [XM6i](http://xm6i.org/) developers with many gadget
  262: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/09/24/msg000696.html).
  263: 
  264: ### `Sep 2015` - vBSDCon 2015, Virginia, United States
  265: 
  266: *Sep. 11-13, 2015, Virginia, United States*
  267: 
  268: On September 11-13, 2015 at the Sheraton in Reston, Virginia for the second biennial [vBSDCon](http://vbsdcon.com) event. This exciting weekend will bring together members of the BSD community for a series of roundtable discussions, educational sessions, best practice conversations, and exclusive networking opportunities.
  269: 
  270: ### `Sep 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Niigata
  271: 
  272: *Sep. 5, 2015, [HON-PORT NIIGATA CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY](http://www.niigatacitylib.jp/?page_id=166), Niigata, Japan*
  273: 
  274: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  275: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  276: staffed by members of [Echigo BSD Users Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) members and the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  277: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
  278: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/09/05/msg000695.html).
  279: 
  280: ### `Aug 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Shimane
  281: 
  282: *Aug. 22, 2015, [MATSUE TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
  283: 
  284: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  285: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  286: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  287: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
  288: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/08/22/msg000692.html).
  289: 
  290: ### `Aug 2015` - Open Source Conference 2014 Kansai@Kyoto
  291: 
  292: *Aug. 7-8, 2015, [KYOTO RESEARCH
  293: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/spatial_services/convention/map/), Kyoto, Japan*
  294: 
  295: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  296: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
  297: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  298: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
  299: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) and [Nagoya . *BSD Users' Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/).
  300: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/08/10/msg000691.html).
  301: 
  302: 
  303: ### `Jul 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Okinawa
  304: 
  305: *Jul. 4, 2015, [Okinawa Convention
  306: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
  307: Okinawa, Japan*
  308: 
  309: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  310: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD
  311: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  312: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadgets demonstration.
  313: [Report on NetBSD-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/07/04/msg000688.html).
  314: 
  315: 
  316: ### `Jun 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Hokkaido
  317: 
  318: *Jun. 12-13, 2015, [Sapporo Convention Center](http://www.sora-scc.jp/access/index.html), Sapporo, Japan*
  319: 
  320: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  321: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-do/), there was a NetBSD
  322: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  323: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations.
  324: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/06/13/msg000687.html).
  325: 
  326: 
  327: ### `Mar 2015` - AsiaBSDCon 2015
  328: 
  329: *Mar. 12-15, 2015, Tokyo, Japan*
  330: 
  331: [AsiaBSDCon](https://2015.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users
  332: and developers on BSD based systems. The next conference will be held
  333: in Tokyo, in 12-15 March, 2015. The conference is for anyone
  334: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
  335: OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
  336: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
  337: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
  338: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
  339: 
  340: ### `Feb 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Tokyo/Spring
  341: 
  342: *Feb. 27- 28, 2015, [MEISEI
  343: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
  344: 
  345: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
  346: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-spring/), there was a NetBSD
  347: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  348: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations.
  349: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/02/28/msg000680.html).
  350: 
  351: ### `Nov 2014` - Kansai OpenSource 2014
  352: 
  353: *Nov. 7-8, 2014, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
  354: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
  355: 
  356: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2014](http://www.k-of.jp/), there will be BSD
  357: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  358: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
  359: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
  360: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  361: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } and BSDBOF.
  362: 
  363: ### `Sep 2014` - EuroBSDCon 2014, Sofia, Bulgaria
  364: 
  365: *Sep. 25-28, 2014, Sofia, Bulgaria*
  366: 
  367: [EuroBSDcon](http://2014.EuroBSDCon.org) is the premier European
  368: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting about
  369: 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software developers,
  370: computer science students and professors, and users from all over
  371: Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of EuroBSDcon is to
  372: exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems, facilitate
  373: coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
  374: 
  375: ### `Aug 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Kansai@Kyoto
  376: 
  377: *Aug. 1-2, 2014, [KYOTO RESEARCH
  378: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/spatial_services/convention/map/), Kyoto, Japan*
  379: 
  380: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
  381: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
  382: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  383: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
  384: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/).
  385: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2014/08/09/msg000658.html).
  386: 
  387: 
  388: ### `Jul 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Nagoya
  389: 
  390: *Jul. 4-5, 2014, [Nagoya International
  391: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
  392: Japan*
  393: 
  394: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
  395: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-nagoya/) , there will be a OpenBSD
  396: and NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  397: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
  398: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There will be a gadget
  399: demonstration [BSD booth](http://twitpic.com/czat1r) and NBUG BOF.
  400: 
  401: ### `Jun 2014` - pkgsrcCon 2014, London, England
  402: 
  403: *Jun. 21-22, 2014, Middlesex University, London, England*
  404: 
  405: [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2014/) is a technical
  406: conference for people working on the NetBSD Packages Collection
  407: (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies, research projects, and
  408: works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors,
  409: interested developers and users are all welcome to attend.
  410: 
  411: ### `Jun 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Hokkaido
  412: 
  413: *Jun. 13-14, 2014, [Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo,
  414: Japan](http://www.sapporosansin.jp/access/)*
  415: 
  416: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
  417: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-do/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
  418: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  419: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
  420: with NetBSD gadget demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
  421: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
  422: 
  423: 
  424: ### `May 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Okinawa
  425: 
  426: *May. 6, 2014, [Okinawa Convention
  427: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
  428: Okinawa, Japan*
  429: 
  430: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
  431: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD
  432: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  433: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadgets demonstration.
  434: [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/671580).
  435: 
  436: 
  437: ### `Mar 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Hamanako
  438: 
  439: *Mar. 22, 2014, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo
  440: Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/) , Shizuoka, Japan*
  441: 
  442: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
  443: Hamanako](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-hamanako/) , there will be a NetBSD
  444: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  445: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  446: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  447: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
  448: 
  449: ### `Mar 2014` - AsiaBSDCon 2014
  450: 
  451: *Mar 13-16, 2014, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
  452: 
  453: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2014.asiabsdcon.org/) will be a conference for users
  454: and developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
  455: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
  456: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
  457: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
  458: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
  459: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
  460: 
  461: ### `Feb 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Tokyo/Spring
  462: 
  463: *Feb. 28- Mar. 1, 2014, [MEISEI
  464: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
  465: 
  466: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
  467: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-spring/), there was a NetBSD
  468: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  469: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
  470: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/),
  471: [evbarm](../ports/evbarm/)). [2014-02-28-netbsd-raspi
  472: image](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/port-arm/2014/02/28/msg002243.html)).
  473: more reports on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/635747). Japan NetBSD
  474: Users' Group got an award called "[Open Source Confernce
  475: Award](http://www.ospn.jp/press/20140218osc-award.html)".
  476: 
  477: ### `Feb 2014` - NYC\*BSD Con 2014
  478: 
  479: *Feb 8, 2014 Suspenders Bar and Restaurant*
  480: 
  481: [NYC\*BSD Con 2014](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2014/) NYCBSDCon is on as a
  482: day-long event with the theme of "The BSDs in Production."
  483: 
  484: ### `Nov 2013` - Linux User Group of Mauritius - LinuxFest 2013
  485: 
  486: *Nov 25, 2013, Octave Wiehe Auditorium University of Mauritius*
  487: 
  488: [Linux Fest 2013 in Mauritius](http://lugm.org/linuxfest/#) will feature
  489: some BSD thumb drives and other general IT and Open Source talks
  490: 
  491: ### `Nov 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Oita
  492: 
  493: *Nov. 23, 2013, i-ness, Oita, Japan*
  494: 
  495: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  496: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-oita/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
  497: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  498: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  499: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  500: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
  501: 
  502: ### `Nov 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Fukuoka
  503: 
  504: *Nov. 16, 2013, [Fukuoka Soft Research
  505: Park](http://www.fukuoka-srp.co.jp/access/index.html) , Fukuoka, Japan*
  506: 
  507: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  508: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-fukuoka/) , there will be a NetBSD
  509: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  510: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  511: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  512: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
  513: 
  514: ### `Nov 2013` - Kansai OpenSource 2013
  515: 
  516: *Nov. 8-9, 2013, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
  517: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
  518: 
  519: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2013](http://www.k-of.jp/), there will be BSD
  520: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  521: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
  522: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
  523: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  524: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } and BSDBOF.
  525: 
  526: ### `Oct 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokyo/Fall
  527: 
  528: *Oct. 19-20, 2013, [MEISEI
  529: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
  530: 
  531: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  532: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-fall/), there will be a NetBSD
  533: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  534: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
  535: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  536: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)) and BSDBOF.
  537: 
  538: ### `Oct 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hiroshima
  539: 
  540: *Oct. 6, 2013, [Satellite Campus
  541: Hiroshima](http://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/site/satellite/accessmap.html)
  542: , Hiroshima, Japan*
  543: 
  544: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  545: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-hiroshima/) , there will be a
  546: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  547: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
  548: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  549: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
  550: 
  551: ### `Sep 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hokkaido
  552: 
  553: *Sep. 14, 2013, [Sapporo Convention Center, Sapporo,
  554: Japan](http://www.sora-scc.jp/access/index.html)*
  555: 
  556: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  557: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-do/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
  558: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  559: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
  560: with NetBSD gadget demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
  561: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
  562: 
  563: ### `Aug 2013` - FrOSCon 2013
  564: 
  565: *Aug. 24–25, 2013, [Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences,
  566: Campus
  567: Sankt-Augustin](http://fhbrs.de/en/University/Addresses+and+how+to+find+us.html),
  568: Germany*
  569: 
  570: At [FrOSCon 8](http://froscon.org/en/home/) (Free and Open Source
  571: Software Conference), the NetBSD project will be present with a booth
  572: with several "showcase" machines, handing out flyers and CDs and
  573: answering users' questions.
  574: 
  575: ### `Aug 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Shimane
  576: 
  577: *Aug. 24, 2013, [MATSUE
  578: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
  579: 
  580: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  581: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  582: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  583: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
  584: demonstrations ( [SONY NEWS
  585: NetBSD/newsmips](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003059), [Java Station
  586: NetBSD/sparc](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003356), [OMRON LUNAII
  587: NetBSD/luna68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003079), [XM6i
  588: NetBSD/x68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003189), [Raspberry PI
  589: hardfloat
  590: NetBSD/evbarmv6hf](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/port-arm/2013/08/23/msg001984.html)
  591: ). more reports on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/553529).
  592: 
  593: ### `Aug 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Kansai@Kyoto
  594: 
  595: *Aug. 2-3, 2013, [KYOTO RESEARCH
  596: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
  597: 
  598: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  599: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
  600: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  601: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
  602: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
  603: [sparc64 Genial 737s](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987247), [OMRON
  604: LUNA and LUNAII](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987331), [LUNAII and
  605: mikutter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987913),
  606: [RaspberryPI](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987927) ) and presentation
  607: ( [all about OMRON LUNA](http://www.soum.co.jp/~jun/OSC2013kyoto.pdf),
  608: [Do LUNA68K Dream of mltermic Twitter
  609: Sheep?,](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2013kyoto/NetBSD-luna68k_mlterm-fb_Twitter.html)
  610: ). more report on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/542885).
  611: 
  612: ### `Jul 2013` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
  613: 
  614: *Jul 13, 2013, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
  615: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
  616: Japan*
  617: 
  618: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 15th annual Meeting and BoF
  619: 2013](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting15.html.en)
  620: for meeting information.[more detail on
  621: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/532926).
  622: 
  623: ### `Jul 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Okinawa
  624: 
  625: *Jul. 6, 2013, [Okinawa Convention
  626: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
  627: Okinawa, Japan*
  628: 
  629: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  630: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
  631: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  632: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  633: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [Raspberry-pi image for
  634: NetBSD](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jun/raspberry-pi/),
  635: [XM6i](http://xm6i.org/)).[more detail on
  636: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/529669).
  637: 
  638: ### `Jun 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Nagoya
  639: 
  640: *Jun. 21-22, 2013, [Nagoya International
  641: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
  642: Japan*
  643: 
  644: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  645: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-nagoya/) , there was a OpenBSD
  646: andNetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  647: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
  648: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration
  649: [BSD booth](http://twitpic.com/czat1r) ( [OpenBSD/luna88k and
  650: NetBSD/luna68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959244), [NetBSD6.1 vs
  651: NetBSD6.0.2 animation viewer runnning on NetBSD/x68k with XM6i X68030
  652: emulator](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959314), [RaspberryPI NetBSD
  653: Image](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959033) ) and NBUG
  654: BOF([OpenBSD/luna88k](http://www.nk-home.net/~aoyama/osc2013nagoya/OpenBSD-luna88k.pdf),6.1
  655: vs 6.0.2 animation on
  656: NetBSD/x68k,[NetBSD/RPI](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jun/raspberry-pi/README-RPI.pdf)
  657: ),[CLU lang and NetBSD
  658: 2038](http://www.slideshare.net/hirofumitouhei/osc2013-nagoya). [more
  659: detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/522396).
  660: 
  661: ### May 2013 - Linuxtag Berlin
  662: 
  663: *May 22-25, 2013, Berlin, Germany.*
  664: 
  665: LinuxTag 2013 opens its doors from May 22 to May 25, 2013, at the Berlin
  666: Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event features a
  667: NetBSD booth on the exhibition fair, where you can get the newest
  668: T-Shirts, talk to NetBSD developers or get stickers for your computer
  669: cases or notebooks.
  670: 
  671: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2013/en.html) for
  672: more information.
  673: 
  674: ### `May 2013` - BSDCan 2013, Ottawa, Canada
  675: 
  676: *May 17-18, 2013, Ottawa, Canada.*
  677: 
  678: [BSDCan 2013](http://www.bsdcan.org/2013) is a BSD conference held in
  679: Ottawa, Canada, for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating
  680: systems and related projects. BSDCan 2013 will be held on 17-18 May 2013
  681: at University of Ottawa, and will be preceded by two days of tutorials
  682: on 15-16 May 2013. There were related events (of a social nature, for
  683: the most part) on the day before and after the conference.
  684: 
  685: See [the call for
  686: papers](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2012/12/09/msg000506.html)
  687: for details.
  688: 
  689: ### `Apr 2013` - Central European BSD-Day 2013, Naples, Italy
  690: 
  691: *Apr 6, 2013, Naples, Italy*
  692: 
  693: The [Central European BSD-Day](http://bsdday.eu/2013) took place at he
  694: Institute of Biostructures and Bioimaging in Naples, Italy on Saturday,
  695: April 6th. The format is technically a mixture of a cross-project
  696: developer summit and a workshop. We have invited developers working with
  697: BSD from different organizations, we have some dinners together, and
  698: dedicate various sessions to each of the topics based on the interests
  699: of the attending developers. The format of these sessions is quite
  700: flexible: they may include presentations or demonstration of results, or
  701: even public discussions with developers involved, or a mix of all of
  702: these.
  703: 
  704: ### `Mar 2013` - pkgsrcCon 2013, Berlin, Germany
  705: 
  706: *Mar. 23, 2013, IN-Berlin Space, Berlin, Germany*
  707: 
  708: The [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2013/) is a technical
  709: conference for people working on the NetBSD Packages Collection
  710: (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies, research projects, and
  711: works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors,
  712: interested developers and users are all welcome to attend.
  713: 
  714: ### `Mar 2013` - Chemnitz Linux Days 2013, Chemnitz, Germany
  715: 
  716: *Mar. 16-17, 2013, Chemnitz, Germany*
  717: 
  718: The Chemnitz Linux Days is a conference that deals with Linux and Open
  719: Source Software. It is open for everyone, novices and experts alike.
  720: There will be a NetBSD booth where you can get the freshest goodies and
  721: BSD related talks.
  722: 
  723: See the [website](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2013/) for more
  724: information.
  725: 
  726: ### `Mar 2013` - AsiaBSDCon 2013
  727: 
  728: *Mar 14-17, 2013, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
  729: 
  730: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/) will be a conference for users
  731: and developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
  732: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
  733: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
  734: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
  735: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
  736: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
  737: 
  738: [Time table](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html). Keynote: [64bit
  739: SMP NetBSD OS Porting for TILE-Gx VLIW Many-Core Processor by Toru
  740: Nishimura](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#K1) [More reports
  741: on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/472002) and [AsiaBSDCon Guide by
  742: Japan NetBSD Users
  743: Group](http://www.soum.co.jp/~jun/asiabsdcon2013.pdf).
  744: 
  745: ### `Mar 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokushima
  746: 
  747: *Mar. 9, 2013, [TOKUGIN TOMONY
  748: PLAZA](http://www.tokuginplaza.com/own/index.asp) , Tokushima, Japan*
  749: 
  750: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  751: Tokushima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-tokushima/) , there was be a
  752: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  753: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  754: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [evbarm
  755: (Netwalker,KOBO,RPI)](../ports/evbarm/), [luna68k](../ports/luna68k/))
  756: and ["NetBSD 20 years"
  757: presentation](http://www.slideshare.net/tsutsuii/osc2013tokushima-net-bsd20th)
  758: by tsutsui@. [More reports on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/468577).
  759: 
  760: ### `Feb 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokyo/Spring
  761: 
  762: *Feb. 22-23, 2013, Tokyo, Japan*
  763: 
  764: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  765: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-spring/), there was a NetBSD
  766: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  767: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations(
  768: [NetBSD/Raspberry Pi](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689247),
  769: [NetBSD/KOBO and
  770: NetBSD/netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4688202), [mikutter on
  771: WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689261), ) and [more details on
  772: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/460484).
  773: 
  774: ### `Feb 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hamamatsu
  775: 
  776: *Feb. 9, 2013, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo
  777: Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/) , Shizuoka, Japan*
  778: 
  779: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
  780: Hamamatsu](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-hamamatsu/) , there was a NetBSD
  781: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  782: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  783: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  784: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)). [More reports on
  785: Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/452856).
  786: 
  787: ### `Feb 2013` - FOSDEM 2013, Brussels, Belgium
  788: 
  789: *Feb. 2-3, 2013, Brussels, Belgium*
  790: 
  791: [FOSDEM](https://fosdem.org/2013/) (Free and Open source Software
  792: Developers' European Meeting) is a two-day free and non-commercial event
  793: organized by the community for the community. Its goal is to provide
  794: Free Software and Open Source developers and communities a place to
  795: meet. It includes talks, presentations, booths, and a social event on
  796: the day prior to the event. Participation and attendance is totally
  797: free, though the organization gratefully accepts donations and
  798: sponsorships. No registration necessary.
  799: 
  800: There was a special developer's room reserved for BSD licensed operating
  801: systems and their talks, and a NetBSD booth where you can talk to
  802: developers or get NetBSD goodies.
  803: 
  804: Please see [this
  805: announcement](http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-advocacy/2012-November/004276.html)
  806: for details.
  807: 
  808: ### `Dec 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Fukuoka
  809: 
  810: *Dec. 8, 2012, [Fukuoka Jyouhou
  811: Senmon-gakkou](http://www.kcs-f.ac.jp/index.html) , Fukuoka, Japan*
  812: 
  813: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  814: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  815: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  816: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  817: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  818: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
  819: 
  820: ### `Nov 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Aizu
  821: 
  822: *Nov. 3, 2012, [The University of
  823: Aizu](http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/e-index.html) , Aizu, Japan*
  824: 
  825: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  826: Aizu](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-aizu/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  827: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  828: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  829: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  830: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
  831: 
  832: ### `Oct 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Oita/Fall
  833: 
  834: *Oct. 27, 2012, Sophia hall , Oita, Japan*
  835: 
  836: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  837: Oita/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-oita-fall/) , there was a NetBSD
  838: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  839: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  840: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  841: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
  842: 
  843: ### `Oct 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Hiroshima
  844: 
  845: *Oct. 20, 2012, [Hiroshima Kokusai Gakuin
  846: University](http://www.hkg.ac.jp/html/about/access.html) , Hiroshima,
  847: Japan*
  848: 
  849: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  850: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD
  851: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  852: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [four NetBSD/x68k
  853: machines](http://twitpic.com/b6hyt7) including
  854: [X68030](http://twitpic.com/b6h7bz)+[Neptune-X+NE2000](http://twitpic.com/b6i5j1),
  855: [X68030+Nereid](http://twitpic.com/b6h0gl),
  856: [X68060](http://twitpic.com/b6hw05)
  857: ([X68030+060turbo](http://twitpic.com/b67l7a)), [X68000
  858: PRO](http://twitpic.com/b6gs48) with [Xellent30
  859: accellerator](http://movapic.com/pic/201210201011355081fa47b2a4f)
  860: [booted via recently added netboot](http://twitpic.com/b6gqeb), and
  861: [XM6i X68030 Emulator](http://xm6i.org/) on [Mac OS X with a real X68000
  862: keyboard via USB converter](http://twitpic.com/b6i2qa). There were also
  863: presentations ["Competitive development of XM6i and NetBSD/x68k" by
  864: isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2012hi/) and ["NetBSD 6.0 New features
  865: found at OSC booth" by
  866: tsutsui@](http://www.slideshare.net/tsutsuii/osc-netbsd-60). [The event
  867: summary is available on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/392778).
  868: 
  869: ### `Oct 2012` - EuroBSDCon 2012, Warsaw, Poland
  870: 
  871: *Oct. 18-21, 2012, Warsaw, Poland*
  872: 
  873: [EuroBSDcon](http://2012.EuroBSDCon.org) is the European annual
  874: technical conference gathering users and developers working on and with
  875: 4.4BSD based operating systems family and related projects.
  876: 
  877: EuroBSDcon gives the exceptional opportunity to learn about latest news
  878: from the BSD world, witness contemporary deployment case studies, and
  879: meet personally other users and companies using BSD oriented
  880: technologies. EuroBSDcon is also a boiler plate for ideas, discussions
  881: and information exchange, which often turn into programming projects.
  882: 
  883: The conference has always attracted active programmers, administrators
  884: and aspiring students, as well as IT companies at large, which found the
  885: conference a convenient and quality training option for its staff. We
  886: firmly believe that high profile education is vital to the future of
  887: technology, and hence greatly welcome students and young people to this
  888: regular meeting.
  889: 
  890: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Okinawa
  891: 
  892: *Sep. 22, 2012, [Okinawa Convention
  893: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
  894: Okinawa, Japan*
  895: 
  896: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  897: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  898: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  899: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
  900: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
  901: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
  902: 
  903: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Tokyo/Spring
  904: 
  905: *Sep. 7-8, 2012, Tokyo, Japan*
  906: 
  907: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  908: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-spring/), there was a NetBSD
  909: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  910: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations(
  911: [NetBSD/Openblocks A6 by
  912: kiyohara@](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686373), [NetBSD/Openblocks
  913: 266,600 by kiyohara@](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4687681),
  914: [NetBSD/Raspberry Pi](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689247),
  915: [NetBSD/KOBO and
  916: NetBSD/netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4688202), [mikutter on
  917: WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689261), [linkstation and
  918: USL-5P](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686571), [KAME
  919: Project](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686706) ) and BSD BOF. [more
  920: details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/369471).
  921: 
  922: ### `Nov 2012` - Kansai OpenSource 2012
  923: 
  924: *Nov. 9-10, 2012, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
  925: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
  926: 
  927: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2012](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were two BSD
  928: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  929: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
  930: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations { WZero3
  931: NetBSD/evbarm, ZAURUS NetBSD/zaurus, [XM6i
  932: NetBSD/X68k](http://twitpic.com/bbvayo) } and BSDBOF (). [More reports
  933: on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/404573).
  934: 
  935: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Shimane
  936: 
  937: *Sep. 1, 2012, [MATSUE
  938: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
  939: 
  940: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  941: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  942: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  943: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
  944: demonstrations (
  945: [NetBSD/hpcarm,i386](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4678623), ). [more
  946: details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/365753).
  947: 
  948: ### `Aug 2012` - XenSummit North America 2012
  949: 
  950: *Aug. 27-28, 2012, [Sheraton Hotel &
  951: Marina](http://www.starwoodhotels.com/sheraton/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=127),
  952: San Diego, California, USA*
  953: 
  954: [XenSummit](http://xen.org/xensummit/xs12na_talks/xensummit.html) is the
  955: leading annual technical conference for Xen® developers and users in
  956: North America. The event provides collaboration and education for the
  957: Xen® community. There was a talk on NetBSD (and FreeBSD) on Xen roadmap
  958: on day one of the conference.
  959: 
  960: ### `Aug 2012` - FrOSCon 2012
  961: 
  962: *Aug. 25-26, 2012, [Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg](http://h-brs.de/), Sankt
  963: Augustin, Germany*
  964: 
  965: The [FrOSCon](http://www.froscon.de/en) (Free And Open Source
  966: Conference) is one of the largest Open Source conferences in Germany.
  967: 
  968: ### `Aug 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Kansai@Kyoto
  969: 
  970: *Aug. 3-4, 2012, [KYOTO RESEARCH
  971: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
  972: 
  973: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  974: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
  975: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
  976: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
  977: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
  978: [OMRON LUNA](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634623), [OMRON LUNA
  979: II](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634629), [NetBSD/hpcarm (SHARP
  980: WZERO3)](http://movapic.com/pic/20120803100715501b24433284c), [Gainer
  981: with squeak](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634639), [Making plans for
  982: SHARP,X68K on
  983: XM6i,ZAURUS,Netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634777), [ZAURUS
  984: cluster](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634992), [the mikutter
  985: Chronicles](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4636177), [NetBSD install
  986: service center](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4636374), [RetroBSD on
  987: PIC32](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4635032) ) and [NetBSD luna68k
  988: updates presetation by
  989: tsutsuii](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2012kyoto/NetBSD-luna68k-updates.html)
  990: [more details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/350035).
  991: 
  992: ### `Jul 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Sendai
  993: 
  994: *Jul 14, 2012, [Tohoku Computer
  995: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
  996: 
  997: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
  998: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
  999: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1000: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1001: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
 1002: Netwalker](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 1003: 
 1004: ### `Jul 2012` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 1005: 
 1006: *Jul 7, 2012, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
 1007: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
 1008: Japan*
 1009: 
 1010: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 14th annual Meeting and BoF
 1011: 2012](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting14.html.en)
 1012: for meeting information.
 1013: 
 1014: ### `Jun 2012` - 17th NetBSD Hackathon
 1015: 
 1016: *June 14 - 17, 2012, [17th NetBSD
 1017: Hackathon](http://wiki.NetBSD.org/hackathon)*
 1018: 
 1019: The 17th NetBSD hackathon focuses on getting NetBSD 6 BETA2 ready for
 1020: the first release candidate. Our goal is fixing all the bugs that need
 1021: fixing to get NetBSD-current ready for the creation of the NetBSD 6.0
 1022: release branch.
 1023: 
 1024: ### `Jun 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Hokkaido
 1025: 
 1026: *Jun. 16, 2012, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
 1027: 
 1028: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
 1029: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1030: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1031: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
 1032: with [Building NetBSD on
 1033: Win7+Cygwin](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565220),
 1034: [NetBSD/Armadillo-9](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565161), [Processing
 1035: on NetBSD](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565033), [NetBSD/IBM
 1036: PalmTop110](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565193), [NetBSD/X68k on
 1037: XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565208), [mikutter on NetBSD/WZERO3
 1038: and NetBSD/Zaurus](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565158), [NetBSD and
 1039: mikutter goods](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565027), [Geiger
 1040: counter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565528), [Making install-image
 1041: Presentation](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc12do/NetBSD-cross-liveimage.html)
 1042: by tsutsui@. [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/318806).
 1043: 
 1044: ### May 2012 - Linuxtag Berlin
 1045: 
 1046: *May 23-26, 2012, Berlin, Germany.*
 1047: 
 1048: LinuxTag 2012 opened its doors from May 23 to May 26, 2012, at the
 1049: Berlin Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event
 1050: featured talks about Open Source and there was be a NetBSD booth on the
 1051: exhibition fair where you could get advocacy material, talk to users and
 1052: developers or buy NetBSD T-Shirts.
 1053: 
 1054: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2012/en.html) for
 1055: more information.
 1056: 
 1057: ### `May 2012` - BSDCan 2012
 1058: 
 1059: *May 11-12, 2012, Ottawa, Canada.*
 1060: 
 1061: [BSDCan 2012](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was a BSD conference held in
 1062: Ottawa, Canada, for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating
 1063: systems and related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic
 1064: formula that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to
 1065: advanced developers. BSDCan 2012 was held on 11-12 May 2012 at
 1066: University of Ottawa, and will be preceded by two days of Tutorials on
 1067: 9-10 May 2012. There were related events (of a social nature, for the
 1068: most part) on the day before and after the conference.
 1069: 
 1070: ### `May 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Nagoya
 1071: 
 1072: *May. 12, 2012, [Nagoya International
 1073: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
 1074: Japan*
 1075: 
 1076: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
 1077: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1078: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1079: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
 1080: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration
 1081: [BSD booth](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4511413) ( [Twitter time line
 1082: on NetBSD/dreamcast visual
 1083: memory](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4512178) ([slide and
 1084: paper](http://www.yagoto-urayama.jp/~oshimaya/netbsd/vm/index.html)),
 1085: [Zaurus](../ports/zaurus/), [W-ZERO3](../ports/hpcarm/), [Enjoy NetBSD
 1086: on EeePC NetBook with OpenOffice and
 1087: Mikutter](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/netbsd/liveimage/),
 1088: [mikutter mug and seal](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4511548) ) and
 1089: NBUG BOF. [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/302311).
 1090: 
 1091: ### `May 2012` - Central European BSD-Day 2012 Vienna
 1092: 
 1093: The [Central European BSD-Day](http://bsdday.eu/2012) took place at the
 1094: University of Applied Sciences in Vienna, Austria, on saturday, may 5th.
 1095: 
 1096: ### `Apr 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Iwate
 1097: 
 1098: *Apr. 21, 2012, Iwate, Japan*
 1099: 
 1100: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
 1101: Iwate](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-iwate/) , there was a [NetBSD
 1102: booth](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4472557) staffed by members of the
 1103: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many {
 1104: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4472584),
 1105: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1106: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } gadget
 1107: demonstrations.
 1108: 
 1109: ### `Mar 2012` - AsiaBSDCon 2012
 1110: 
 1111: *Mar 22-25, 2012, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
 1112: 
 1113: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2012.asiabsdcon.org/) was a conference for users and
 1114: developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
 1115: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
 1116: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
 1117: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
 1118: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
 1119: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
 1120: 
 1121: ### `Mar 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Ehime
 1122: 
 1123: *Mar. 24, 2012, Ehime, Japan*
 1124: 
 1125: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
 1126: Ehime](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-ehime/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1127: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1128: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [NetBSD/x68k by
 1129: isaki@](http://www.pastel-flower.jp/~isaki/NetBSD/osc12eh/page1.html),
 1130: [XM6i by isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2012eh/page1.html), [NetBSD
 1131: port history by
 1132: tsutsui@](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc12eh/NetBSD-port-history.html),
 1133: [zaurus and WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422214), [evbarm and
 1134: shark](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422260),
 1135: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422589), [XM6i on
 1136: mac](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422798), gadget demonstrations
 1137: [[ustream live
 1138: archive](http://www.ustream.tv/channel/japan-netbsd-users-group-meeting)].
 1139: 
 1140: ### `Mar 2012` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2012
 1141: 
 1142: *Mar. 17-18, 2012, Chemnitz, Germany*
 1143: 
 1144: The "Chemnitz Linux Days" was a conference that deals with Linux, but
 1145: also with free and open source software in general. Being an event vor
 1146: novices and experts as well, there were a NetBSD booth and related
 1147: talks.
 1148: 
 1149: See the [website](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2012/) for more
 1150: information.
 1151: 
 1152: ### `Mar 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Tokyo/Spring
 1153: 
 1154: *Mar. 16-17, 2012, Tokyo, Japan*
 1155: 
 1156: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
 1157: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-spring/), there was be a NetBSD
 1158: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1159: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [teokure live
 1160: image(NetBSD5.1.2/i386,amd64+Firefox+mikutter)](http://teokurebsd.org/),
 1161: [WZero3 live
 1162: image(NetBSD6.0BETA/hpcarm)](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/tsutsui/wzero3/),
 1163: [Zaurus live
 1164: image(NetBSD6.0BETA/zaurus)](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/tsutsui/zaurus/),
 1165: [Translate NetBSD man with
 1166: po4a](http://www.slideshare.net/master_q/netbsd-man-osc2012),
 1167: [Jornada680](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407584),
 1168: [Jornada720](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407590), [Zaurus
 1169: 760,860](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407593), [WZero3 with
 1170: pkgsrc/net/mikutter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407661),
 1171: [OpenBlocks](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4408049),
 1172: [ZBOXNANO-VD01](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409584), [Lemote yeeloong
 1173: 8089b evbmips64](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409939), [mikutter
 1174: seal](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4408149), NetBSD [gadget
 1175: demonstrations](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409260).
 1176: 
 1177: ### `Feb 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Oita
 1178: 
 1179: *Feb. 11, 2012, Oita, Japan*
 1180: 
 1181: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
 1182: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-oita/), there was a [NetBSD
 1183: booth](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111050584f35c982a782a), staffed by
 1184: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/)
 1185: with hpcsh { [Persona
 1186: 30](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111116074f35cf677a48b), [Jornada
 1187: 680](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111105064f35ccd26f35f), [Jornada
 1188: 690](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111036504f35c6323d7f3)}, hpcarm {
 1189: [Jornada 720](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111107354f35cd67daedf),
 1190: [WS007SH](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111039044f35c6b854249),
 1191: [WS011SH](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111103074f35cc5b6ea81)}, hpcmips
 1192: { [MCR520](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111124414f35d169430c3),
 1193: [Z50](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111048154f35c8dfba12d)}, zaurus {
 1194: [SLC-860+mikutter](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111112154f35ce7f6db5a)},
 1195: i386 { [aspire
 1196: one](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111121424f35d0b649525)}, x68k {
 1197: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111204074f35daa7e639a),
 1198: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111207584f35db8ea62fa)}, amd64 {[pen
 1199: tablet with NetBSD](http://movapic.com/pic/201202110957324f35bcfcaa63d),
 1200: [teokure live image](http://teokurebsd.org/) },
 1201: [Xnp2](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111234014f35e1a946be8),
 1202: [NetBSD/mikutter seal](http://yfrog.com/esrv5bej) gadget demonstrations
 1203: and brand new [NetBSD 5.1.2
 1204: presentation](http://www.NetBSD.org/releases/formal-5/NetBSD-5.1.2.html).
 1205: 
 1206: ### `Feb 2012` - FOSDEM 2012
 1207: 
 1208: *Feb. 4-5, 2012, Brussels, Belgium*
 1209: 
 1210: [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2012/) is the biggest free and
 1211: non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to
 1212: provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet. No registration
 1213: necessary.
 1214: 
 1215: There was a NetBSD booth and a special developer's room reserved for BSD
 1216: licensed operating systems and their talks. Please see [the
 1217: announcement](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2011/11/28/msg000374.html)
 1218: for details.
 1219: 
 1220: ### `Dec 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Fukuoka
 1221: 
 1222: *Dec. 3, 2011, [CHIKUSHI
 1223: JOGAKUEN](http://www-new.chikushi-u.ac.jp/english/about/index.html#Where),
 1224: Fukuoka, Japan*
 1225: 
 1226: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1227: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1228: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1229: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1230: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh(Jornada 680)](http://twitpic.com/7nhic7),
 1231: [arm(WZERO3)](http://twitpic.com/7nhfzq) } gadgets demonstration and
 1232: [Xen4 live USB -teokure- memory](http://twitpic.com/7nhl97).
 1233: 
 1234: ### `Nov 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Tokyo/Fall
 1235: 
 1236: *Nov. 19-20, 2011, [MEISEI
 1237: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
 1238: 
 1239: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1240: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1241: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1242: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
 1243: demonstrations { [Teokure-Live Image
 1244: amd64](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/netbsd/liveimage/) (Thinkpad
 1245: X201, X61), [acorn26](../ports/acorn26/) ([BBC
 1246: A3000](http://movapic.com/pic/201111201146094ec869f10e10e)),
 1247: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) (WS003SH, WS007SH, WS011SH, WS020SH, Jornada
 1248: 710), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/) (IBM Z50, MobileGear 530) ,
 1249: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) (Persona HPW30PA), [i386](../ports/i386/) (Acer
 1250: Aspire One with [pkgsrc/net/mikutter](http://mikutter.hachune.net/)),
 1251: [X68k](../ports/x68k/) ([XM6i](http://www.xm6i.org/)),
 1252: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/)
 1253: ([SL-C700[NEW]](http://d.hatena.ne.jp/steleto/20101201), SL-C750,
 1254: SL-C1000, SL-C3200), } and BSD BOF ([Ustream
 1255: Recorded](http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/18441201) ).
 1256: 
 1257: ### `Nov 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Shimane
 1258: 
 1259: *Nov. 12, 2011, [MATSUE
 1260: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
 1261: 
 1262: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1263: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1264: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1265: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
 1266: demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 1267: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
 1268: 
 1269: ### `Nov 2011` - Kansai OpenSource 2011
 1270: 
 1271: *Nov. 11-12, 2011, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
 1272: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
 1273: 
 1274: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2011](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were two BSD
 1275: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1276: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
 1277: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
 1278: [dreamcast with fishing contoller](../ports/dreamcast/),
 1279: [Hewlett-Packard 9000/700](../ports/hp700/),
 1280: [Luna-II](../ports/luna68k/), [hpcarm and WZero3](../ports/hpcarm/),
 1281: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), pf firewall
 1282: demonstration with OpenBSD/landisk(USL-5Px2) } and BSDBOF ([Why
 1283: enigmatic machines by
 1284: tsutsui](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/kof2011/Why-enigmatic-machines.html),
 1285: pkgsrc by obache, [[Ustream
 1286: Recorded](http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/18441201)]). [More reports on
 1287: Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/213724).
 1288: 
 1289: ### `Nov 2011` - bsd\_day(2011)
 1290: 
 1291: *Nov. 5, 2011, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava, Slovakia*
 1292: 
 1293: The purpose of this one-day event is to gather Central European
 1294: developers of today's open-source BSD systems, popularize their work,
 1295: and provide an interface for real-life communication. There are no
 1296: formalities, no papers, and no registration or participation fee,
 1297: however the invited developers are encouraged to give a talk on their
 1298: favorite BSD-related topic, then have a beer with the other folks around
 1299: :-) The language of this event is English, and the goal is to motivate
 1300: potential future developers and users, especially undergraduate
 1301: university students to work with BSD systems.
 1302: 
 1303: There is an additional schedule for participants and their guests on the
 1304: day prior to (November 4th) and after (November 6th) the main event.
 1305: 
 1306: For more information please visit the website
 1307: [](http://www.bsdday.eu/2011/).
 1308: 
 1309: ### `Nov 2011` - BSDday Argentina 2011
 1310: 
 1311: *Nov. 5, 2011, Buenos Aires City, Argentina*
 1312: 
 1313: BSDday Argentina is a conference for users, sysadmins and developers of
 1314: BSD software and based systems. The conference is for anyone developing,
 1315: deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD,
 1316: DragonFlyBSD and others \*BSD. BSDday Argentina is a technical
 1317: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
 1318: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
 1319: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
 1320: 
 1321: For more information please visit the website
 1322: [](http://www.bsdday.org.ar/).
 1323: 
 1324: ### `Oct 2011` - EuroBSDCon 2011
 1325: 
 1326: *Oct. 6-9, 2011, Maarssen, Netherlands*
 1327: 
 1328: EuroBSDcon is the European technical conference for people working on
 1329: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects. EuroBSDcon
 1330: 2011 is the 10th EuroBSDcon and will take place in (in the center of)
 1331: The Netherlands 6 - 9 October 2011 at Meeting Plaza, Maarssen, The
 1332: Netherlands.
 1333: 
 1334: For more information please visit the website
 1335: [](http://2011.EuroBSDCon.org/).
 1336: 
 1337: ### `Oct 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Hiroshima
 1338: 
 1339: *Oct. 1, 2011, [Prefectual University of
 1340: Hiroshima](http://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/05_campus/08_access/index.html)
 1341: , Hiroshima, Japan*
 1342: 
 1343: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1344: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD
 1345: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1346: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
 1347: demonstration ( [NetBSD/x68k](../ports/x68k/) (
 1348: [X68030+Neptune-X+NE2000](http://twitpic.com/6tuiik),
 1349: [X68030+Nereid](http://twitpic.com/6tvkzo),
 1350: [X68060(X68030+060turbo)](http://twitpic.com/6tu7p2)), [XM6i X68030
 1351: Emulator](http://xm6i.org/) on
 1352: ([NetBSD/i386](http://movapic.com/pic/201110011105024e86754e2efbb), [Mac
 1353: OS X](http://movapic.com/pic/201110011101544e8674925d26a)), [WZero
 1354: 3](../ports/hpcarm) ([WS011SH](http://twitpic.com/6tyvva)),
 1355: [Zaurus](../ports/zaurus) ([SL-C1000](http://twitpic.com/6tzg2z))) and
 1356: [XM6i presentation by isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2011hi/),
 1357: ["Teokure Live Image" and mikutter presentation by
 1358: tsutsui](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc11hi/Teokure-Live-Image.html),
 1359: [event summary](http://togetter.com/li/195551).
 1360: 
 1361: ### `Sep 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Okinawa
 1362: 
 1363: *Sep. 10, 2011, [Okinawa Convention
 1364: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
 1365: Okinawa, Japan*
 1366: 
 1367: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1368: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1369: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1370: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
 1371: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 1372: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ) and PCBSD9.0
 1373: presentation by Jun YAMASHIRO.
 1374: 
 1375: ### `Sep 2011` - Open Source Small Conference 2011 Aizu
 1376: 
 1377: *Sep. 3, 2011, [University of
 1378: Aizu](http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/e-intro/e-facilities/e-campusmap.html) ,
 1379: Fukushima, Japan*
 1380: 
 1381: At the [Open Source Small Conference 2011
 1382: Aizu](http://www.ospn.jp/ossc-aizu/) , there was a NetBSD booth staffed
 1383: by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1384: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
 1385: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 1386: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
 1387: 
 1388: ### `Aug 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Nagoya
 1389: 
 1390: *Aug. 20, 2011, [Nagoya International
 1391: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
 1392: Japan*
 1393: 
 1394: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1395: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1396: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1397: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
 1398: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration (
 1399: [Presentation Software using only wscons with Dreamcast Fishing
 1400: Controller](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3923999),
 1401: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1402: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [Amiga
 1403: 1200](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924333), [SONY NEWS
 1404: 3460](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924343), [Geiger
 1405: counter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924354) ).
 1406: 
 1407: ### `Aug 2011` - 15th NetBSD Hackathon
 1408: 
 1409: *Aug. 10 - 15, 2011, [15th NetBSD
 1410: Hackathon](http://wiki.NetBSD.org/hackathon)*
 1411: 
 1412: The 15th NetBSD hackathon focused on documentation. Please see the Wiki
 1413: page at the URL mentioned above for details and progress.
 1414: 
 1415: ### `Jul 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kansai@Kyoto
 1416: 
 1417: *Jul. 15-16, 2011, [KYOTO RESEARCH
 1418: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
 1419: 
 1420: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1421: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kyoto/) , there was a [NetBSD
 1422: booth](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kyoto/index.html)
 1423: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1424: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
 1425: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
 1426: [Sun3/80](http://twitpic.com/5rcp11), [SONY NEWS
 1427: NWS-1750](http://twitpic.com/5rcrjj), [OMRON LUNA
 1428: SX-9100/DT](http://twitpic.com/5rcuqb), [Workstation book
 1429: colab.](http://twitpic.com/5rd4td), [SHARP WZERO3](../ports/hpcarm/), [4
 1430: BSD variants (NetBSD, FreeBSD, OpenBSD and DragonFly BSD) on
 1431: NetBSD/xen](http://twitpic.com/5rl3n7), [Wsdisplay Presentation tool on
 1432: NetBSD/hpcmips](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3812933),
 1433: [USL5P+OpenBSD4.9](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3813423), [Compiling
 1434: process Visualizer like teen spirit called Captain
 1435: Nadeshiko](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3812608), [Some like a BSD
 1436: Statue Joystick](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3809140) driven by
 1437: [Gainer+Squeak](http://www.yengawa.com/squeak_gainer) ) and [NetBSD/m68k
 1438: will never die!
 1439: presentation](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kyoto/NetBSD-m68k-will-never-die.html)
 1440: and
 1441: [commit](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/source-changes/2011/07/16/msg024675.html)
 1442: by tsutsui.
 1443: 
 1444: ### `Jul 2011` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 1445: 
 1446: *Jul 9, 2011, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
 1447: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
 1448: Japan*
 1449: 
 1450: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 13th annual Meeting and BoF
 1451: 2011](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting13.html.en)
 1452: for meeting information. NetBSD BOF with 36 attendances and 153 ustream
 1453: clients: pkgsrc updates by obache, jp.NetBSD.org servers by
 1454: mef,NetBSD/[Psion netBook](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psion_netBook)
 1455: by kiyohara, AC Tap with USB controlled power meter by Kubota, Power
 1456: consumption and bcbench by jun, Capture Power consumption meter with
 1457: OpenCV by mita@FreeBSD, Build [Facebook page for Japan NetBSD Users'
 1458: Group](http://www.facebook.com/NetBSD.jp), 6.0 - here today by soda, PGP
 1459: keysign party by soda.
 1460: 
 1461: ### `Jun 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Hokkaido
 1462: 
 1463: *Jun. 11, 2011, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
 1464: 
 1465: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1466: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1467: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1468: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
 1469: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with BeagleBoard, MSP430 LaunchPad,
 1470: JMBadgeBoard, Processing on NetBSD and many hpc{
 1471: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1472: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } .
 1473: 
 1474: ### `May 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Sendai
 1475: 
 1476: *May 21, 2011, [Tohoku Computer
 1477: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
 1478: 
 1479: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1480: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1481: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1482: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1483: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
 1484: WZero3(WS011SH)](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 1485: 
 1486: ### `May 2011` - BSDCan 2011
 1487: 
 1488: *May 13-14, 2011, Ottawa, Canada.*
 1489: 
 1490: [BSDCan 2011](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 13-14 May 2011 at the
 1491: University of Ottawa. It was preceded by two days of tutorials on 11-12
 1492: May 2011.
 1493: 
 1494: ### `Apr 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kansai@Kobe
 1495: 
 1496: *Apr. 16, 2011, [Kobe Industrial Promotion
 1497: Center](http://www.kobe-ipc.or.jp/access/), Kobe, Japan*
 1498: 
 1499: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1500: Kansai@Kobe](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kobe/) , there was a NetBSD
 1501: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1502: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [ATARI TT030 +
 1503: EtherNEC , and NetBSD bus\_space
 1504: API](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kobe/NetBSD-EtherNEC.html)
 1505: presentation by tsutsui, contao presentation by taca, and [ATARI
 1506: TT030](../ports/atari/), [SHARP X68030](../ports/x68k/),
 1507: [cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1508: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 1509: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/) gadgets demonstration.
 1510: 
 1511: ### `Mar 2011` - AsiaBSDCon 2011
 1512: 
 1513: *Mar 19-20, 2011, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
 1514: 
 1515: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2011.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
 1516: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
 1517: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
 1518: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
 1519: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
 1520: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
 1521: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
 1522: 
 1523: ### `Mar 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Oita
 1524: 
 1525: *Mar. 19, 2011, [i-ness](http://www.pref.oita.jp/13040/index.html),
 1526: Oita, Japan*
 1527: 
 1528: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1529: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-oita/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1530: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1531: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1532: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1533: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstrations.
 1534: 
 1535: ### `Mar 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Tokyo/Spring
 1536: 
 1537: *Mar. 4-5, 2011, [Wasseda University,Nishiwaseda
 1538: Campus](http://www.waseda.jp/eng/campus/map03.html), Tokyo, Japan*
 1539: 
 1540: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1541: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
 1542: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1543: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1544: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1545: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 1546: 
 1547: ### `Feb 2011` - FOSDEM 2011 Brussels, Belgium
 1548: 
 1549: *Feb. 5-6, 2011, [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2011/), Brussels,
 1550: Belgium*
 1551: 
 1552: At the [FOSDEM 2011 Conference](http://www.fosdem.org/2011/), there was
 1553: a joint BSD booth staffed by NetBSD and FreeBSD developers and users.
 1554: 
 1555: [Marc Balmer](http://www.vnode.ch/) (mbalmer@) gave a talk "Lua in BSD"
 1556: in the BSD devroom
 1557: 
 1558: ### `Feb 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kagawa
 1559: 
 1560: *Feb. 5, 2011, [Sunport Hall
 1561: Takamatsu](http://www.sunport-hall.jp/shisetu/access.htm), Kagawa,
 1562: Japan*
 1563: 
 1564: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
 1565: Kagawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kagawa/), there was a NetBSD booth
 1566: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1567: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [many
 1568: hp](http://twitpic.com/3xoh1i){ [hp300](../ports/hp300/),
 1569: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1570: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and [NetBSD/hp300 and
 1571: wscons](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc11kg/netbsd-hp300.html)
 1572: presentation by tsutsui ([Event driven Commit
 1573: Log](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/source-changes/2011/02/06/msg018165.html)).
 1574: 
 1575: ### `Dec 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Fukuoka
 1576: 
 1577: *Dec. 11, 2010, [Fukuoka Institute of
 1578: Technology](http://www.fit.ac.jp/EN/index.html), Fukuoka, Japan*
 1579: 
 1580: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1581: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1582: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1583: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1584: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1585: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 1586: 
 1587: ### `Nov 2010` - Journées Méditéranéennes du Logiciel Libre in Sophia-Antipolis.
 1588: 
 1589: *November 26-27, 2010, Sophia-Antipolis, France.*
 1590: 
 1591: NetBSD was present for the 2nd time at the [Journées Méditéranéennes du
 1592: Logiciel Libre](http://jm2l.linux-azur.org). Friday afternoon was
 1593: generally more enterprise oriented, while Saturday was more end-users
 1594: focused.
 1595: 
 1596: ### `Nov 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Shimane
 1597: 
 1598: *Nov 27, 2010, [MATSUE
 1599: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
 1600: 
 1601: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1602: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1603: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1604: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There was gadget
 1605: demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 1606: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
 1607: 
 1608: ### `Nov 2010` - NYCBSDCon 2010
 1609: 
 1610: *November 12-14, 2010, Cooper Union, New York, NY, USA*
 1611: 
 1612: [The New York City BSD Conference
 1613: (NYCBSDCon)](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2010/) is the main technical
 1614: conference on the US East Coast for the BSD community to get together to
 1615: share and gain knowledge, to network with like-minded people, and to
 1616: have fun. This event was organized by members of the New York City \*BSD
 1617: Users Group (NYC\*BUG).
 1618: 
 1619: ### `Nov 2010` - Kansai OpenSource 2010
 1620: 
 1621: *Nov. 5-6, 2010, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
 1622: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
 1623: 
 1624: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2010](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were three
 1625: BSD booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1626: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) , [Kansai \*BSD Users
 1627: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) and [NAKAMURA
 1628: Kazushi](http://www.kobe1995.jp/) with [NEC
 1629: Express5800(arc)](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2898351) , [64bit
 1630: 20years {NEC Express5800(amd64), SONY NEWS NWS-5000(newsmips), Sun
 1631: Ultra60(sun4u), Sun Ultra10(sun4u), HP
 1632: ML115(amd64)}](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899650), Xen Dom0 on
 1633: NetBSD and DomU (NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonflyBSD),
 1634: OpenBSD/landisk(Firewall Redundancy with CARP and pfsync),
 1635: OpenBSD/zaurus, WZero3(hpcarm), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1636: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [NetBSD
 1637: straps](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2898808) gadgets demonstration and
 1638: BSDBOF (soda-san got [Japanese OSS Contributor
 1639: Award](http://www.ipa.go.jp/about/press/20101015_2.html), so let me
 1640: introduce [raiders of the lost ARC
 1641: tech](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899062) and [talkin' bout a
 1642: revolution with soda-san](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899023) by
 1643: tsutsui)
 1644: 
 1645: ### `Oct 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Niigata
 1646: 
 1647: *Oct. 23, 2010, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan*
 1648: 
 1649: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1650: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-niigata/) , there was a BSD booth
 1651: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1652: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Echigo BSD Users
 1653: Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
 1654: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1655: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) and [FuguIta - OpenBSD LiveCD with 1seg
 1656: tuner](http://kaw.ath.cx/openbsd/index.php?en%2FLiveCD). ).
 1657: 
 1658: ### `Oct 2010` - EuroBSDCon 2010
 1659: 
 1660: *Oct. 8-10, 2010, Karlsruhe, Germany*
 1661: 
 1662: EuroBSDcon 2010, the european technical conference for people working on
 1663: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on Oct 8-10th 2010 in
 1664: Karlsruhe, Germany. The two day conference program (October 9 - 10) was
 1665: preceeded by a tutorial day (Oct 8).
 1666: 
 1667: For more information please visit the website
 1668: [](http://2010.EuroBSDCon.org/).
 1669: 
 1670: ### `Oct 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Okinawa
 1671: 
 1672: *Oct. 2, 2010, [Okinawa Convention
 1673: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
 1674: Okinawa, Japan*
 1675: 
 1676: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1677: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1678: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1679: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
 1680: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 1681: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
 1682: 
 1683: ### `Sep 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Tokyo/Fall
 1684: 
 1685: *Sep. 10-11, 2010, [MEISEI
 1686: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
 1687: 
 1688: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1689: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1690: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1691: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1692: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1693: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and
 1694: [NetBSD/x68k](../ports/x68k/) on [XM6i X68000
 1695: emulator](http://www.pastel-flower.jp/~isaki/xm6i/).
 1696: 
 1697: ### `Aug 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Nagoya
 1698: 
 1699: *Aug. 7, 2010, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
 1700: 
 1701: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1702: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1703: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1704: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
 1705: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
 1706: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1707: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
 1708: 
 1709: ### `Jul 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Kansai
 1710: 
 1711: *Jul. 9-10, 2010, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
 1712: 
 1713: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1714: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1715: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1716: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
 1717: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There were gadgets demonstration (
 1718: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1719: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), ).
 1720: 
 1721: ### `Jul 2010` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 1722: 
 1723: *Jul 3, 2010, [The University of
 1724: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
 1725: Japan*
 1726: 
 1727: See [this
 1728: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting12.html.en)
 1729: for meeting information.
 1730: 
 1731: NetBSD BOF with 44 attendances and 55 ustream clients: OpenBlockS600 by
 1732: kiyohara, [STAR81xx/91xx](http://www.nerv.org/~ryo/bof/index1.html) by
 1733: Ryo SHIMIZU, [NetBSD goes POSIX.1-2008 and
 1734: C1X](http://www.hi-matic.org/BOF/BOF.pdf) by tnozaki, YUREX by noztos,
 1735: AsiaBSDCon by hrs, pkgsrc updates by obache.
 1736: 
 1737: ### `Jun 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Hokkaido
 1738: 
 1739: *Jun. 26, 2010, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
 1740: 
 1741: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1742: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1743: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1744: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
 1745: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with NetBSD/evbarm on Armadillo-9 +
 1746: VT220J, NetBSD/sparc on Sparcstation IPX, NetBSD/i386 on ThinkPad X200s
 1747: (VMWarePlayer) and ThinkPad X24, FreeNAS on ThinkPad X200s
 1748: (VMWarePlayer), NetBSD/landisk on USL-5P, NetBSD/evbppc on kuro-box,
 1749: NetBSD/evbmips-el on BBR-4MG, and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1750: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/),WZero3 with AM/FM Radio }
 1751: 
 1752: ### `Jun 2010` - LinuxTag 2010
 1753: 
 1754: *June 9-12, 2010, Berlin, Germany*
 1755: 
 1756: [LinuxTag 2010](http://www.linuxtag.org/2010/), one of Europe's largest
 1757: Open Source Expo, took place from June 9th through 12th, 2010, in
 1758: Berlin, Germany. The NetBSD Project was being represented by volunteers
 1759: in a shared BSD booth.
 1760: 
 1761: If you are interested in helping out at the NetBSD booth or have any
 1762: questions, please contact Thomas Kaepernick (mast\_1(at)gmx.net).
 1763: 
 1764: ### `May 2010` - pkgsrcCon 2010 Basel, Switzerland
 1765: 
 1766: *May. 28 -30, 2010, [Departement Informatik, University of
 1767: Basel](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2010/), Basel, Switzerland*
 1768: 
 1769: ### `May 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Sendai
 1770: 
 1771: *May. 22, 2010, [Tohoku Computer
 1772: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
 1773: 
 1774: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1775: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1776: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1777: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1778: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
 1779: WZero3(WS011SH)](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 1780: 
 1781: ### `May 2010` - Rencontres Bretonnes du Logiciel Libre in Rennes
 1782: 
 1783: *May 15-16, 2010, Rennes, France.*
 1784: 
 1785: NetBSD was present for the 2nd time at the [Rencontres Bretonnes du
 1786: Logiciel Libre](http://www.rbll.info)
 1787: 
 1788: ### `May 2010` - BSDCan 2010
 1789: 
 1790: *May 13-14, 2010, Ottawa, Canada.*
 1791: 
 1792: [BSDCan 2010](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 13-14 May 2010 at the
 1793: University of Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of tutorials on 11-12
 1794: May 2010.
 1795: 
 1796: ### `Mar 2010` - AsiaBSDCon 2010
 1797: 
 1798: *Mar 11-14, 2010, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
 1799: 
 1800: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2010.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
 1801: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
 1802: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
 1803: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
 1804: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
 1805: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
 1806: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
 1807: 
 1808: A NetBSD BOF was held on March 12, 2010 14:00-16:30
 1809: 
 1810: ### `Mar 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Kansai@Kobe
 1811: 
 1812: *Mar. 13, 2010, [Kobe Industrial Promotion
 1813: Center](http://www.kobe-ipc.or.jp/access/), Kobe, Japan*
 1814: 
 1815: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1816: Kansai@Kobe](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-kobe/) , there was a NetBSD
 1817: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1818: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [ATARI TT030 +
 1819: SMC\_TT](../ports/atari/) ([Demonstration animation GIF for
 1820: TT030](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/smc_tt/SMC_TT-OSC2010Kobe.gif))
 1821: , cobalt, many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1822: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 1823: 
 1824: ### `Feb 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Tokyo/Spring
 1825: 
 1826: *Feb. 26-27, 2010, [MEISEI
 1827: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
 1828: 
 1829: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1830: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
 1831: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1832: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with tadpole(sparc) and
 1833: many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1834: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 1835: 
 1836: ### `Feb 2010` - Hackathon, February 2010
 1837: 
 1838: *Feb. 19-22, 2010,
 1839: [Hackathon](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/hackathon.html)*
 1840: 
 1841: The [February 2010
 1842: Hackathon](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/hackathon.html) was focusing
 1843: on closing as many bugs and PRs as possible.
 1844: 
 1845: ### `Feb 2010` - FOSDEM 2010 Brussels, Belgium
 1846: 
 1847: *Feb. 6-7, 2010, [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/), Brussels,
 1848: Belgium*
 1849: 
 1850: At the [FOSDEM 2010 Conference](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/) , there was
 1851: a joint BSD booth staffed by NetBSD and FreeBSD developers and users.
 1852: 
 1853: [Marc Balmer](http://www.vnode.ch/) (mbalmer@) gave a talk [Because the
 1854: License Matters: BSD as the Foundation for Commercial Point of Sale
 1855: Applications](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/schedule/events/bsd_license) in
 1856: the [BSD devroom](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/schedule/tracks/bsd).
 1857: 
 1858: ### `Jan 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Oita
 1859: 
 1860: *Jan. 23, 2010, [i-ness](http://www.pref.oita.jp/13040/index.html),
 1861: Oita, Japan*
 1862: 
 1863: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
 1864: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-oita/) , there was be a NetBSD booth
 1865: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1866: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1867: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1868: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstrations.
 1869: 
 1870: ### `Dec 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Fukuoka
 1871: 
 1872: *Dec. 5, 2009, [Kyushu Sangyo
 1873: University](http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/E/index.html), Fukuoka, Japan*
 1874: 
 1875: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 1876: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1877: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1878: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 1879: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1880: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 1881: 
 1882: ### `Nov 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Kochi
 1883: 
 1884: *Nov. 14, 2009, [Kochi City Culture-Plaze
 1885: Cul-Port.](http://www.bunkaplaza.or.jp/access/index.html), Kochi, Japan*
 1886: 
 1887: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 1888: Kochi](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-kochi/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1889: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1890: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with
 1891: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), gadgets
 1892: demonstration.
 1893: 
 1894: ### `Nov 2009` - OpenRheinRuhr 2009
 1895: 
 1896: *Nov. 7-8, 2009, Saalbau, Bottrop, Germany*
 1897: 
 1898: A new event in the middle of Europe with a huge audience and an
 1899: impressive list of exhibitors. NetBSD had a booth as well as the other
 1900: major BSDs.
 1901: 
 1902: For more information about OpenRheinRuhr visit the website
 1903: [](http://www.openrheinruhr.de/) .
 1904: 
 1905: ### `Nov 2009` - Kansai OpenSource 2009
 1906: 
 1907: *Nov. 6-7, 2009, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
 1908: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
 1909: 
 1910: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2009](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
 1911: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1912: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
 1913: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) with IIJ SEIL/X1(evbmips64), IIJ
 1914: SEIL/B1(evbarm), NSLU2(evbarm), dreamcast+ISA bus+IDE DiskDrive
 1915: extension, tadpole(sparc), USL-5P+USB LCD(landisk), Link
 1916: Station(sandpoint), MacLC475upgrade(mac68k),
 1917: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1918: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), BSD daemon statue gadgets demonstration and
 1919: BSDBOF (EuroBSDCon2009 report by msaitoh).
 1920: 
 1921: ### `Oct 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Tokyo/Fall
 1922: 
 1923: *Oct. 30-31, 2009, [Nihon Kogakuin College 12th
 1924: build.](http://www.neec.ac.jp/access/kmt.html), Tokyo, Japan*
 1925: 
 1926: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 1927: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1928: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1929: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [USB-LCD driver for
 1930: NetBSD](http://www.naobsd.org/udl/) on
 1931: [USL-5P](http://www.iodata.jp/product/hdd/lanhdd/usl-5p/index.htm) and
 1932: [LS-S250L](http://buffalo.jp/products/catalog/storage/ls-sl/),
 1933: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 1934: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [tadpole GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/) gadgets
 1935: demonstration and BSD BOF.
 1936: 
 1937: ### `Sep 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Okinawa
 1938: 
 1939: *Sep. 26, 2009, [Okinawa Convention
 1940: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
 1941: Okinawa, Japan*
 1942: 
 1943: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 1944: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1945: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1946: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There was gadgets
 1947: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 1948: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
 1949: 
 1950: ### `Sep 2009` - EuroBSDCon 2009
 1951: 
 1952: *Sep. 18-20, 2009, University of Cambridge, England..*
 1953: 
 1954: EuroBSDcon 2009, the european technical conference for people working on
 1955: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on Sept 19-20th 2009
 1956: at the University of Cambridge, England. One day of Tutorials preceded
 1957: the conference on Sept 18th.
 1958: 
 1959: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2009 visit the website
 1960: [](http://2009.EuroBSDCon.org/).
 1961: 
 1962: ### `Aug 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Nagoya
 1963: 
 1964: *Aug. 22, 2009, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
 1965: 
 1966: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 1967: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1968: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1969: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
 1970: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
 1971: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1972: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
 1973: 
 1974: ### `Aug 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Niigata
 1975: 
 1976: *Aug. 1, 2009, Niigata University of International and Information
 1977: Studies, Niigata, Japan*
 1978: 
 1979: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 1980: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1981: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1982: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Echigo BSD Users
 1983: Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) . There was gadgets demonstration (
 1984: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 1985: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) and [FuguIta - OpenBSD LiveCD with 1seg
 1986: tuner](http://kaw.ath.cx/openbsd/index.php?en%2FLiveCD). ).
 1987: 
 1988: ### `Jul 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Kansai
 1989: 
 1990: *Jul. 10-11, 2009, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
 1991: 
 1992: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 1993: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 1994: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 1995: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
 1996: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was gadgets power consumption
 1997: demonstration ( [Atari TT030](../ports/atari/), [BeBox (stop at
 1998: bootloader:need S3 Video Card)](../ports/bebox/), [MSI Wind Notebook and
 1999: VAIO Type P](../ports/amd64/), [cobalt QUBE2 and Cache RAQ2 with
 2000: Zope](../ports/cobalt/), [gumstix music player sings OpenBSD
 2001: song](../ports/evbarm/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 2002: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2003: [Linkstation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
 2004: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html), [DragonFlyBSD with
 2005: hammer](http://www.dragonflybsd.org/), [SGI O2](../ports/sgimips/), [IBM
 2006: PReP](../ports/prep/), CPU Load average x 16 LED Meterboard with
 2007: libFT245, bc benchmark time x electricity consumption = energy
 2008: efficiency graph with all BSD machines. ).
 2009: 
 2010: ### `Jul 2009` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 2011: 
 2012: *Jul 4, 2009, [The University of
 2013: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
 2014: Japan*
 2015: 
 2016: See [this
 2017: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting11.html.en)
 2018: for meeting information.
 2019: 
 2020: BOF with 39 attendances: pkgsrc updates, workarounds for VAIO Type P,
 2021: AsiaBSDCon reports, eXecute In Place (XIP), gumstix, IA64 , SheevaPlug,
 2022: USB Wireless LAN drivers, NetBSD - Now, 6.0 and Future, PGP key sign
 2023: party.
 2024: 
 2025: ### `Jul 2009` - Open Source World 2009
 2026: 
 2027: *Jul. 1-2, 2009, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan*
 2028: 
 2029: At the [Open Source World 2009](http://www.idg.co.jp/expo/osw/2009/) ,
 2030: there was a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2031: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There was gadgets power
 2032: consumption demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 2033: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ) and [tadpole
 2034: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/).
 2035: 
 2036: ### `Jun 2009` - LinuxTag 2009
 2037: 
 2038: *June 24-27 2009, Berlin, Germany*
 2039: 
 2040: The annual [LinuxTag](http://www.linuxtag.org/2009/en.html) conference
 2041: took place from 24th until 27th of June 2009 at the Berlin fairground
 2042: under the radio tower. NetBSD was sharing a booth with the other BSD
 2043: systems at the exhibition.
 2044: 
 2045: ### `Jun 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Hokkaido
 2046: 
 2047: *Jun. 20, 2009, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
 2048: 
 2049: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 2050: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2051: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2052: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Northern land BSD
 2053: Users Group](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with many hpc{
 2054: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2055: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } , [NetBSD/evbmips on
 2056: BBR-4MG](../ports/evbmips/), Twitter ticker monitor on 78K0 board via
 2057: USB Serial, [NetBSD/evbarm on Armadillo-9](../ports/evbarm/) with
 2058: VT-220J, [NetBSD/sparc on SparcStation Classic](../ports/sparc/),
 2059: [NetBSD/evbarm on BeagleBoard (working in progress,not boot
 2060: yet)](../ports/evbarm/).
 2061: 
 2062: ### `May 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Shimane
 2063: 
 2064: *May 16, 2009, [MATSUE
 2065: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
 2066: 
 2067: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 2068: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2069: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2070: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There were gadget
 2071: demonstrations ( [SONY VAIO type P](../ports/i386/),
 2072: [RaQ2:cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [Armadillo9:evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
 2073: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 2074: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
 2075: 
 2076: ### `May 2009` - BSDCan 2009
 2077: 
 2078: *May 8-9, 2009, Ottawa, Canada.*
 2079: 
 2080: [BSDCan 2009](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 8-9 May 2009 at the
 2081: University of Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of tutorials on 6-7
 2082: May 2009.
 2083: 
 2084: ### `Mar 2009` - CeBIT 2009
 2085: 
 2086: *March 3-8, 2009, Hannover, Germany*
 2087: 
 2088: The NetBSD project had a joint booth with the FreeBSD project at
 2089: [CeBIT](http://www.cebit.de/), the large b2b trade fair held in
 2090: Hannover, Germany.
 2091: 
 2092: ### `Mar 2009` - AsiaBSDCon 2009
 2093: 
 2094: *Mar 12-15, 2009, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
 2095: 
 2096: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
 2097: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
 2098: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
 2099: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
 2100: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
 2101: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
 2102: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
 2103: [Antti Kantee:Environmental Independance:BSD Kernel TCP/IP in
 2104: Userspace](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P5A)
 2105: ([Report](http://journal.mycom.co.jp/articles/2009/03/30/asiabsdcon4/index.html)),
 2106: and [NetBSD
 2107: BoF](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-jp/2009/02/15/msg000018.html)
 2108: was held on Mar 13,2009 17:30-19:00. [AsiaBSDCon 2009
 2109: papers](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/live/) and
 2110: [presentations](http://www.youtube.com/bsdconferences) are available.
 2111: 
 2112: ### `Feb 2009` - Southern California Linux Expo
 2113: 
 2114: *Feb 20-22, 2009, Los Angeles, CA*
 2115: 
 2116: The NetBSD project was represented by A.KML and A.DAVID at [SCALE
 2117: 7x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 7th annual Southern California
 2118: Linux Expo, which took place February 20-22, 2009 at The Westin Los
 2119: Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California.
 2120: 
 2121: ### `Feb 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Tokyo/Spring
 2122: 
 2123: *Feb. 20-21, 2009, [Japan Electronics
 2124: College](http://www.jec.ac.jp/access/), Tokyo, Japan*
 2125: 
 2126: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 2127: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
 2128: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2129: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [VAIO type
 2130: P](http://www.vaio.sony.co.jp/Products/P1/) with NetBSD, [tadpole
 2131: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/) and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 2132: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2133: 
 2134: ### `Feb 2009` - FOSDEM 2009
 2135: 
 2136: NetBSD was present at FOSDEM on Feb 7-8 2009 in Brussels, Belgium.
 2137: FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community for
 2138: the community.
 2139: 
 2140: ### `Feb 2009` - DCBSDCon 2009
 2141: 
 2142: *Feb. 5-6, 2009, Washington, D.C.*
 2143: 
 2144: For information, visit [](http://www.dcbsdcon.org/).
 2145: 
 2146: ### `Jan 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Sendai
 2147: 
 2148: *Jan. 24, 2009, [Tohoku Computer
 2149: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
 2150: 
 2151: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
 2152: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2153: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2154: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2155: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2156: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2157: 
 2158: ### `Dec 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Fukuoka
 2159: 
 2160: *Dec. 13, 2008, [Humanities and Social Sciences Center,Fukuoka
 2161: University](http://www.fukuoka-u.ac.jp/unv_gide/access/cmps_map1.html),
 2162: Fukuoka, Japan*
 2163: 
 2164: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2165: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2166: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2167: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2168: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2169: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets and USB Camera demonstration.
 2170: 
 2171: ### `Nov 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Okinawa
 2172: 
 2173: *Nov. 29, 2008, [Okinawa Industory Support
 2174: Center](http://www.okinawa-sangyoushien.co.jp/), Okinawa, Japan*
 2175: 
 2176: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2177: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2178: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2179: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2180: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2181: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2182: 
 2183: ### `Nov 2008` - meetBSD California '08
 2184: 
 2185: *Nov. 15-16, 2008, Mountain View, California*
 2186: 
 2187: For information, visit [](http://www.meetbsd.com/).
 2188: 
 2189: ### `Nov 2008` - Kansai OpenSource 2008
 2190: 
 2191: *Nov. 7-8, 2008, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
 2192: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
 2193: 
 2194: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2008](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
 2195: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2196: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
 2197: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) with [tadpole
 2198: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/), [Linkstation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
 2199: [PCBSD on Xen](../ports/xen/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 2200: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 2201: [LC475](../ports/mac68k/),
 2202: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html),
 2203: [DragonFlyBSD](http://www.dragonflybsd.org/), [Servo motor realtime
 2204: control via USB audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html) gadgets
 2205: demonstration and BSDBOF.
 2206: 
 2207: ### `Oct 2008` - EuroBSDCon 2008
 2208: 
 2209: *Oct. 18-19, 2008, Strasbourg, France*
 2210: 
 2211: EuroBSDcon 2008, the european technical conference for people working on
 2212: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on October 18-19th
 2213: 2008 at the University of Strasbourg in France. Two days of Tutorials
 2214: preceded the conference on Oct. 16-17th.
 2215: 
 2216: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2008 visit the website
 2217: [](http://2008.EuroBSDCon.org/).
 2218: 
 2219: ### `Oct 2008` - NetBSD developers summit @ NYCBSDCon 2008
 2220: 
 2221: *Oct 10, 2008, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA*
 2222: 
 2223: A NetBSD developer's summit was held on Friday, October 10th, 2008. The
 2224: event was sponsored by and leads up to that year's NYCBSDCon and took
 2225: place at Columbia University on the island of Manhattan in New York
 2226: City, NY, USA. The event was *open to the public*.
 2227: 
 2228: ### `Oct 2008` - NYCBSDCon 2008
 2229: 
 2230: *Oct 11-12, 2008, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA*
 2231: 
 2232: The third BSD Conference organized by the [NYC BSD User
 2233: Group](http://www.nycbug.org) took place in New York City on October
 2234: 11th and 12th, 2008.
 2235: 
 2236: More information about NYCBSDCon 2008 is available at
 2237: [](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2008/).
 2238: 
 2239: Coinciding with the conference was the 12th NetBSD Hackathon being held.
 2240: 
 2241: ### `Oct 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Tokyo/Fall
 2242: 
 2243: *Oct. 3-4, 2008, [Ota City Industrial
 2244: Plaza](http://www.pio-ota.jp/english/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
 2245: 
 2246: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2247: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2248: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2249: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [tadpole
 2250: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/), [LinkStation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
 2251: [PCBSD on Xen](../ports/xen/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 2252: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) gadgets
 2253: demonstration and BSD BOF(OpenBSD,NetBSD, [76th IETF
 2254: Hiroshima](http://www.wide.ad.jp/news/press/20080804-IETF-e.html),
 2255: [Itojun Service
 2256: Award](http://www.wide.ad.jp/news/press/20080912-itojun-fund-j.html) ).
 2257: 
 2258: ### `Sep 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Shimane
 2259: 
 2260: *Sep. 12-13, 2008, [MATSUE
 2261: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
 2262: 
 2263: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2264: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2265: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2266: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There were gadget
 2267: demonstrations ( [dynabook/SS:amd64](../ports/amd64/),
 2268: [Armadillo9:evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
 2269: [HP712/80:hp700](../ports/hp700/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 2270: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2271: [SL-C3200:zaurus](../ports/zaurus/),
 2272: [LaVie/G:OpenSolaris](http://www.solaris.com/), and
 2273: [chumby](http://www.chumby.com/) ).
 2274: 
 2275: ### `Aug 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Nagoya
 2276: 
 2277: *Aug. 9, 2008, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
 2278: 
 2279: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2280: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2281: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2282: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
 2283: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
 2284: [RaQ2:cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 2285: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2286: [HP712/80:hp700](../ports/hp700/),
 2287: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html), [Speecys Robot:
 2288: NetBSD/sh3](http://www.speecys.com/), [samtk](http://www.samtk.org/) ).
 2289: 
 2290: ### `Jul 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Kansai
 2291: 
 2292: *Jul. 18-19, 2008, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
 2293: 
 2294: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2295: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2296: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2297: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There were gadgets power
 2298: consumption demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
 2299: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2300: [alpha](../ports/alpha/), [SGI O2](../ports/sgimips/) ), Miku Hatsune
 2301: paper doll with Six servo moters controlled by USB audio, libFT245 with
 2302: USB, BeBox, Squeak on hpcmips, OneSeg TV recording with hpcmips, bc
 2303: benchmark time x electricity consumption = energy efficiency graph with
 2304: all BSD machines.
 2305: 
 2306: ### `Jul 2008` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 2307: 
 2308: *Jul 5, 2008, [The University of
 2309: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
 2310: Japan*
 2311: 
 2312: BOF with 52 attendances: NetBSD/sparc64 SMP, NetBSD/BBR-4MG
 2313: evbmips(ADM5120), NetBSD/DLX - CPU implementation on FPGA, OpenRoads -
 2314: Open Robot Operation And Design Specification, AsiaBSDCon2009, pkgsrc
 2315: update, KURO-BOX/PRO MB88F5182, Toolchain and "mknative", EeePC, NetBSD
 2316: - Now, 5.0 and Future, PGP key sign party.
 2317: 
 2318: ### `Jun 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Hokkaido
 2319: 
 2320: *Jun. 28, 2008, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
 2321: 
 2322: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2323: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2324: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2325: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2326: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2327: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, VT-220J, USL-5P with 3
 2328: one-seg TV tuners, NetBSD/BBR-4MG .
 2329: 
 2330: ### `Jun 2008` - pkgsrcCon 2008
 2331: 
 2332: *Jun 13-15, 2008, Technical University of Berlin*
 2333: 
 2334: The fifth annual pkgsrcCon convened in Berlin, Germany on June 13 to 15,
 2335: 2008. pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on the
 2336: [NetBSD Packages Collection
 2337: (pkgsrc)](http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/software/packages.html), focusing
 2338: on existing technologies, research projects, and works-in-progress in
 2339: pkgsrc infrastructure.
 2340: 
 2341: More information about pkgsrcCon 2008 is available at
 2342: [](http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2008/).
 2343: 
 2344: ### `May 2008` - BSDCan 2008
 2345: 
 2346: *May 16-17, 2008, University of Ottawa, Canada*
 2347: 
 2348: BSDCan is a BSD conference held in Ottawa, for people working on and
 2349: with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects. The organizers
 2350: have found a formula that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme
 2351: novices to advanced developers.
 2352: 
 2353: For more information about BSDCan 2008 visit
 2354: [](http://www.BSDCan.org/2008/).
 2355: 
 2356: ### `Apr 2008` - BSDCon Barcelona 2008
 2357: 
 2358: *Apr 19-20, 2008, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona,
 2359: Spain*
 2360: 
 2361: For more information about BSDCon Barcelona '08 visit
 2362: [](http://bcn.bsdcon.net/).
 2363: 
 2364: ### `Apr 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Nagaoka
 2365: 
 2366: *Apr. 12, 2008, [Nagaoka University of
 2367: Technology.](http://www.nagaokaut.ac.jp/j/), Niigata, Japan*
 2368: 
 2369: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2370: Nagaoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-nagaoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2371: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2372: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2373: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2374: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, NetBSD/Playstation3,
 2375: USB OneSeg TV tuner (DUS-01).
 2376: 
 2377: ### `Mar 2008` - Frühjahrsfachgespräch (FFG) of the German Unix User Group
 2378: 
 2379: *March 11-14, 2008, University of Munich, Germany*
 2380: 
 2381: The FFG is an annual meeting for professional users of Unix, networking
 2382: technologies and IT security.
 2383: 
 2384: For more information about FFG 2008 visit
 2385: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2008/)
 2386: 
 2387: ### `Mar 2008` - AsiaBSDCon 2008
 2388: 
 2389: *Mar 27-30, 2008, Tokyo, Japan*
 2390: 
 2391: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
 2392: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
 2393: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
 2394: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
 2395: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
 2396: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
 2397: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
 2398: AsiaBSDCon2008 was held with over 170 attendances. [[Paper/Slide
 2399: List](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/papers/index.html),
 2400: [photographs](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/photo/0327/index.html)]
 2401: 
 2402: [NetBSD Discussion:](http://www.NetBSD.org/~uebayasi/abc2008bof.txt)
 2403: Cherry G.Mathew:NetBSD/ia64, Hiroki Doshita and Masahiko Yasuoka: [npppd
 2404: and pipex](http://www.seil.jp/download/eng/), Toshiaki Nozawa [Speecys
 2405: Corp.](http://www.speecys.com/) :NetBSD/Robots, Masao Uebayashi:MIPS N32
 2406: ABI support and OCTEON on [SEIL/X](http://www.seil.jp/download/eng/).
 2407: 
 2408: Paper Session (NetBSD-related content): Christoph Badura: [Gaols:
 2409: Implementing Jails Under the kauth
 2410: Framework](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P3A), Antti Kantee:
 2411: [Send and Recieve of File System Protocols: Userspace Approach With
 2412: puffs](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P4B), Kristaps
 2413: Džonsons: [Logical Resource Isolation in the NetBSD
 2414: Kernel](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P5A) [detail:
 2415: [mult](http://mult.bsd.lv/)] , Alistair Crooks: [A Portable iSCSI
 2416: Initiator](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P6A), Jörg
 2417: Sonnenberger and Jared D.McNeill: [Sleeping Beauty - NetBSD on Modern
 2418: Laptops](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P9A)
 2419: [[Presentation](./presentations/)] .
 2420: 
 2421: Mini Talk: M.Warner Losh: FreeBSD/mips, Alistair Crooks: Three roadmaps
 2422: for NetBSD development through 5.0 and 6.0 - this will cover storage,
 2423: networking and virtualisation.
 2424: ### `Feb 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Tokyo/Spring
 2425: 
 2426: *Feb. 29-Mar. 1, 2008, [Japan Electronics
 2427: College.](http://www.jec.ac.jp/college/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
 2428: 
 2429: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
 2430: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
 2431: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2432: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2433: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2434: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) [NetBSD/i386 on Asus
 2435: EeePC](../ports/i386/netbook.html) } gadgets demonstration and
 2436: [Speecys](http://www.speecys.com/) Robots.
 2437: 
 2438: ### `Feb 2008` - FOSDEM 2008
 2439: 
 2440: *Feb 23-24, 2008, Brussels, Belgium*
 2441: 
 2442: NetBSD has had a booth at the FOSDEM on Feb 23-24 2008 in Brussels,
 2443: Belgium. FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organised by the
 2444: community for the community. The NetBSD booth was manned by Thomas
 2445: Reisky <doppelhertz@bsdgroup.de>.
 2446: 
 2447: ### `Feb 2008` - SCALE 6x
 2448: 
 2449: *Feb. 9-10, 2007, Los Angeles, USA*
 2450: 
 2451: The NetBSD project was represented by A.KML and A.DAVID at [SCALE
 2452: 6x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 6th annual Southern California
 2453: Linux Expo, which took place February 9-10, 2008 at The Westin Los
 2454: Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California.
 2455: 
 2456: ### `Dec 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Fukuoka
 2457: 
 2458: *Dec. 8, 2007, [ASC BUILD.](http://www.kma.ne.jp/asc/), Fukuoka, Japan*
 2459: 
 2460: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
 2461: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2462: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2463: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2464: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2465: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2466: 
 2467: ### `Nov 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Okinawa
 2468: 
 2469: *Nov. 17, 2007, [Okiden Fureai
 2470: Hall](http://www.okiden.co.jp/corporate/branch/naha.html), Okinawa,
 2471: Japan*
 2472: 
 2473: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
 2474: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2475: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2476: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2477: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2478: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2479: 
 2480: ### Nov 2007 - come2linux: Linux-days Essen 2007
 2481: 
 2482: *November 10-11th 2007, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany*
 2483: 
 2484: NetBSD was present at *come2linux*, the Linux-days Essen 2007. There was
 2485: a joint BSD booth, the NetBSD part was manned by Stefan Klose, Julian
 2486: Suschlik and Karsten Kruse.
 2487: 
 2488: ### `Nov 2007` - Kansai OpenSource 2007
 2489: 
 2490: *Nov. 9-10, 2007, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
 2491: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
 2492: 
 2493: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2007](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
 2494: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2495: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [Mac LCIII+475
 2496: upgrade](../ports/mac68k/), [iBook](../ports/macppc/) with [Servo motor
 2497: realtime control via USB audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html),
 2498: [Zaurus C3200](../ports/zaurus/), many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 2499: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2500: 
 2501: ### `Oct 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Niigata
 2502: 
 2503: *Oct. 27, 2007, [NIIGATA TERRSA](http://www.n-terrsa.jp/access/),
 2504: Niigata, Japan*
 2505: 
 2506: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
 2507: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2508: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2509: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2510: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2511: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2512: 
 2513: ### `Oct 2007` - Systems Munich
 2514: 
 2515: NetBSD was present at the Open Source Pavillon (hall B2, booth 110-2) at
 2516: the [Systems](http://www.systems-world.de/) Computer Fair in Munich,
 2517: Germany, from October 23rd to 26th. The booth is sponsored and organized
 2518: by [Computer- und Literaturverlag](http://www.cul.de/).
 2519: 
 2520: ### `Oct 2007` - First Turkish Conference on BSD Systems
 2521: 
 2522: *Oct. 19-20, 2007, Sultanahmet Campus Marmara University, Istanbul,
 2523: Turkey*
 2524: 
 2525: BSDConTR was the first conference on BSD systems in Turkey. The
 2526: conference was organized in full cooperation with EnderUNIX Software
 2527: Development team, which is largely known as its ongoing support for BSD
 2528: systems in Turkey, and its open source projects and Marmara University.
 2529: 
 2530: More information on BSDConTR at [](http://www.bsdcontr.org/)
 2531: 
 2532: ### `Oct 2007` - Brandenburger Linux-Infotag
 2533: 
 2534: The Brandenburg Linux-Infotag was held on Oct 20th 2007 at the FH
 2535: Brandenburg, Germany. The NetBSD project was represented with an own
 2536: booth, and Stefan Schumacher was there to answer questions. For more
 2537: information, see the [event's
 2538: homepage](http://www.linuxinfotag-brb.de/).
 2539: 
 2540: ### `Oct 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Tokyo/Fall
 2541: 
 2542: *Oct. 5-6, 2007, [Ota City Industrial
 2543: Plaza](http://www.pio-ota.jp/english/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
 2544: 
 2545: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
 2546: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2547: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2548: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with
 2549: [X68030](../ports/x68k/) with [Nereid](http://xps.jp/), many hpc{
 2550: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2551: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and [IPv6 and Security
 2552: Presentation by
 2553: itojun](http://www.itojun.org/paper/itojun-200710-ospn-tokyo/mgp00001.html).
 2554: 
 2555: ### `Sep 2007` - EuroBSDCon 2007
 2556: 
 2557: *Sep. 14-15, 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark*
 2558: 
 2559: The sixth annual European BSD Conference, EuroBSDCon 2007, was held on
 2560: September 14-15th 2007 at Symbion Science Park in Copenhagen, Denmark.
 2561: Two days of Tutorials preceeded the Conference on Sep 12-13th.
 2562: 
 2563: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2007 visit the website
 2564: [](http://2007.EuroBSDCon.org/).
 2565: 
 2566: ### Aug 2007 - Chaos Communications Camp 2007
 2567: 
 2568: The Chaos Communications Camp is the summer event of the Chaos Computer
 2569: Club. It was held from August 8th to 12th at the Airport Museum
 2570: Finowfurt near Berlin, Germany. See the event's
 2571: [homepage](http://events.ccc.de/camp/2007/) for more information.
 2572: 
 2573: ### `Jul 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 in Kansai
 2574: 
 2575: *Jul. 20-21, 2007, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
 2576: 
 2577: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
 2578: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2579: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2580: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
 2581: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadgets power
 2582: consumption demonstration ( [amd64](../ports/amd64/),
 2583: [alpha](../ports/alpha/), [evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
 2584: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
 2585: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [news68k](../ports/news68k/),
 2586: [newsmips](../ports/newsmips/), [sandpoint](../ports/sandpoint/),
 2587: [sgimips](../ports/sgimips/), [xen](../ports/xen/),
 2588: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.OpenBSD.org/zaurus.html) ) and [BSD
 2589: BOF](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-kansai/modules/eguide/event.php?eid=52)
 2590: ( [Servo motor realtime control via USB
 2591: audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html), [Apache
 2592: Geronimo](http://geronimo.apache.org/), [NetBSD and
 2593: Java](http://www.yagoto-urayama.jp/~oshimaya/netbsd/netbsd-java/index.html)
 2594: ).
 2595: 
 2596: [A report with some
 2597: photos](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/2007/osc2007-kansai/index.html) is
 2598: available.
 2599: 
 2600: ### Jul 2007 - Chaos Singularity (CoSin) 2007
 2601: 
 2602: *Jul. 6-8, 2007, Bremgarten AG, Switzerland*
 2603: 
 2604: The Chaos Singularity 2007 was an event organized by swiss groups which
 2605: organizationally or by content are related to the CCC (Chaos Computer
 2606: Club). This event took place from July 6th to 8th at the cultural center
 2607: of Bremgarten ([KuZeB](http://www.kuzeb.ch)) in the canton of Aargau,
 2608: Switzerland.
 2609: 
 2610: There was a BSD booth at the CoSin 2007, also representing NetBSD. A
 2611: report was posted to the
 2612: [regional-de](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2007/07/09/0000.html)
 2613: mailing list.
 2614: 
 2615: ### `Jul 2007` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 2616: 
 2617: *Jul 7, 2007, [The University of
 2618: Tokyo](http://www.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/epage/public/map/e25-j.html), Tokyo,
 2619: Japan*
 2620: 
 2621: See [this
 2622: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting9.html) for
 2623: meeting information. Talking about ColdFire,
 2624: [MobileIPv6](https://op-ha.nautilus6.org/), [Type 0 Routing Header
 2625: issue](http://www.kame.net/newsletter/20070502/index.html), update
 2626: net80211 and Atheros, pkgsrc,
 2627: [NetBSD/playstation3](http://www.ki.nu/hardware/.ps3/files/20070707/),
 2628: [build status](ftp://ftp.ki.nu/pub/NetBSD-daily/HEAD/map/index.html),
 2629: automake to BSD make converter, NetBSD - Now, 4.0 and Future, PGP key
 2630: sign party.
 2631: 
 2632: ### `Jun 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 in Hokkaido
 2633: 
 2634: *Jun. 30, 2007, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan*
 2635: 
 2636: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
 2637: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2638: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2639: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2640: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2641: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, Internet Radio Player
 2642: on USL-5P, NetBSD/Armadillo-9.
 2643: 
 2644: ### May 2007 - Linuxtag Berlin
 2645: 
 2646: LinuxTag 2007 opened its doors from May 30 to June 2, 2007 at the Berlin
 2647: Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event featured
 2648: many talks about Open Source, Linux and there was a [full
 2649: BSD-track](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/en/conf/events/vp-freitag.html)
 2650: at the
 2651: [BSD-Day](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/de/community/workshops/bsd-day.html)
 2652: this year, too. Besides the talks there was a large exhibition fair, and
 2653: the NetBSD project was among the BSD projects, which had a joint booth.
 2654: BSD talks included Hubert Feyrer's NetBSD status report.
 2655: 
 2656: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/) for more
 2657: information.
 2658: 
 2659: ### `May 2007` - BSDCan 2007
 2660: 
 2661: *May 18-19, 2007, Ottawa, Canada*
 2662: 
 2663: In just three short years, BSDCan, a BSD conference held in Ottawa, has
 2664: quickly established itself as the technical conference for people
 2665: working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects.
 2666: The organizers have found a fantastic formula that appeals to a wide
 2667: range of people from extreme novices to advanced developers.
 2668: 
 2669: That year, BSDCan 2007 was held on 18-19 May 2007 at University of
 2670: Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of Tutorials on 16-17 May 2007.
 2671: 
 2672: For more information about BSDCan 2007 visit
 2673: [](http://www.BSDCan.org/2007/).
 2674: 
 2675: ### `Apr 2007` - pkgsrcCon 2007
 2676: 
 2677: *Apr. 27-29, 2007, Barcelona, Spain*
 2678: 
 2679: The fourth annual pkgsrcCon will convene in Barcelona, Spain on April 27
 2680: to 29, 2007. pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on
 2681: the [NetBSD Packages Collection
 2682: (pkgsrc)](http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/software/packages.html), focusing
 2683: on existing technologies, research projects, and works-in-progress in
 2684: pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors, and users are all
 2685: welcome to attend.
 2686: 
 2687: More information about pkgsrcCon 2007 is available at
 2688: [](http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2007/).
 2689: 
 2690: ### `Mar 2007` - Linux-Infotag Augsburg
 2691: 
 2692: *Mar 24, 2007, Augsburg, Germany*
 2693: 
 2694: There will be a joint BSD booth at the Linux Infotag in Augsburg,
 2695: including presence of the NetBSD project. The event offers some small
 2696: expo space, and two tracks of talks, one with beginners in mind, the
 2697: other one for advanced users. See [the event's
 2698: homepage](http://www.luga.de/Aktionen/LIT-2007/) for more information.
 2699: 
 2700: P.S.: A report is available in [this
 2701: mail](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/03/26/0000.html).
 2702: 
 2703: ### `Mar 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Tokyo/Spring
 2704: 
 2705: *Mar. 16-17, 2007, Tokyo, Japan*
 2706: 
 2707: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
 2708: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-spring/), there will be a
 2709: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2710: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2711: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2712: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and
 2713: [Speecys](http://www.speecys.com/) Robots.
 2714: 
 2715: ### `Mar 2007` - AsiaBSDCon 2007
 2716: 
 2717: *Mar. 8-11, 2007, Tokyo, Japan*
 2718: 
 2719: AsiaBSDCon is a conference for users and developers on BSD based
 2720: systems. The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using
 2721: systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and
 2722: MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the
 2723: best technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the
 2724: latest developments in our open source community are shared with the
 2725: widest possible audience.
 2726: 
 2727: Please contact secretary@asiabsdcon.org if you have any questions. The
 2728: AsiaBSDCon 2007 timetable is available at
 2729: [](http://2007.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html).
 2730: 
 2731: ### `Mar 2007` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage
 2732: 
 2733: *Mar. 3-4, 2007, Chemnitz*
 2734: 
 2735: NetBSD will have a booth and related talks at the Chemnitzer Linux-Tage
 2736: (linux days) in Chemnitz, Germany. See
 2737: [](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2007/) for more information. If you
 2738: want to help out manning the booth, please contact Hubert Feyrer
 2739: <hubertf@NetBSD.org> for further details.
 2740: 
 2741: ### `Feb 2007` - GUUG spring talk
 2742: 
 2743: *Feb. 27-Mar. 2, 2007, Berlin, Germany*
 2744: 
 2745: The German Unix User Group will have it's annual spring talk
 2746: (Frühjahrsfachgespräch) in Berlin this year. It will take place February
 2747: 27-March 2, 2007, at the Freie Universität Berlin. There will be several
 2748: talks about Unix and Unix-related topics, and one will be held by Stefan
 2749: Schumacher on how to secure a NetBSD system using Systrace.
 2750: 
 2751: More information can be found at
 2752: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/) and
 2753: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/abstracts.html#3_7_1). The
 2754: German language article can be found at:
 2755: [](http://net-tex.dnsalias.org/~stefan/nt/netbsd/systrace.html).
 2756: 
 2757: Ignatios also
 2758: [posted](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2007/03/27/0000.html)
 2759: his [slides (german
 2760: language!)](http://theory.cs.uni-bonn.de/~ignatios/erlgrey-guug-ffg-2007.pdf).
 2761: 
 2762: ### `Feb 2007` - FOSDEM 2007
 2763: 
 2764: *Feb 24-25, 2007, Brussels, Belgium*
 2765: 
 2766: on February 24 and 25, the Free and Open source Software Developers'
 2767: European Meeting (FOSDEM) takes place again at the Free University of
 2768: Brussels, Belgium.
 2769: 
 2770: There will be a joint \*BSD booth with flyers, CD's, T-shirts and other
 2771: merchandising, and the Xen demo machine (now upgraded to NetBSD
 2772: 4.0\_BETA2 with Xen 3.x). Furthermore there are a lot of interesting
 2773: talks, development rooms, a key signing event, etcetera. More
 2774: information is available on [](http://www.fosdem.org).
 2775: 
 2776: ### `Feb 2007` - SCALE 5x
 2777: 
 2778: *Feb. 10-11, 2007, Los Angeles, USA*
 2779: 
 2780: [SCALE 5x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 5th annual Southern
 2781: California Linux Expo, took place February 10-11, 2007, at The Westin
 2782: Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California. The NetBSD Project had a
 2783: booth at this event; see the reports by
 2784: [A.KML](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/02/11/0000.html)
 2785: and
 2786: [A.JSCHAUMA](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/02/12/0000.html).
 2787: 
 2788: ### `Dec 2006` - BSDCon Chile 2006
 2789: 
 2790: *December 9, 2006, Universidad Diego Portales - Santiago, Chile.*
 2791: 
 2792: This is the first BSD related conference held in Chile (Latin America).
 2793: Our main objective is to provide a place for BSD developers, users and
 2794: Sysadmins to meet in Chile to share and interchange ideas, experiences,
 2795: knowledge and in addition to socialize to construct future links to
 2796: expand knowledge of BSD systems.
 2797: 
 2798: The conference is for anyone developing, administrating and using
 2799: systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin, MacOS X
 2800: and Solaris.
 2801: 
 2802: For more information, please [visit the
 2803: website](http://www.bsd.cl/index.php/BSDCon2006).
 2804: 
 2805: ### `Dec 2006` - OpenSource Conference 2006 Okinawa
 2806: 
 2807: *December 2, 2006, Okinawa Industry Support Center,Japan*
 2808: 
 2809: At the [OpenSource Conference 2006
 2810: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
 2811: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2812: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2813: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2814: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2815: 
 2816: ### `Nov 2006` - Hackathon
 2817: 
 2818: NetBSD will run another hackathon, primarily dedicated to get -current
 2819: ready for the 4.0 re-branch. See the [Hackathon
 2820: page](../community/hackathon.html) for details.
 2821: 
 2822: ### `Nov 2006` - LinuxDay Dornbirn, Austria
 2823: 
 2824: NetBSD will be present as part of the OpenSource community at the
 2825: [LinuxDay in Dornbirn](http://www.linuxday.at/), Austria, on November
 2826: 18th. Please contact Raphael Langerhorst <raphael@raphael.g-system.at>
 2827: if you have any questions or want to help out.
 2828: 
 2829: ### `Nov 2006` - EuroBSDCon Milan
 2830: 
 2831: EuroBSDCon 2006, the European BSD Conference will be held November 10th
 2832: - 12th 2006 in Milan, Italy. The
 2833: [schedule](http://www.eurobsdcon.org/schedule.php) is up now, and it has
 2834: quite a bit of NetBSD-related content:
 2835: 
 2836: -   Anders "Ragge" Magnusson: How to set an internet2 Landspeed record
 2837: -   Jörg Sonnenberger: pkg\_install
 2838: -   Alistair Crooks: iSCSI - beyond the hype
 2839: -   NetBSD Security Enhancements: Elad Efrat
 2840: -   Emmanuel Dreyfus: What's new in NetBSD?
 2841: -   Brian A. Seklecki: A Scalable Framework for Compact Flash Booting
 2842:     NetBSD Network Appliances
 2843: -   Antti Kantee & Johannes Helander: Implementing Lightweight Routing
 2844:     for BSD TCP/IP
 2845: 
 2846: Registration is open now. Please [see the
 2847: website](http://www.eurobsdcon.org/) for more details!
 2848: 
 2849: ### `Oct 2006` - NYCBSDCon 2006
 2850: 
 2851: *Oct. 28-29, 2006, New York, NY, USA*
 2852: 
 2853: Building on last year's success, the [New York City \*BSD User
 2854: Group](http://www.nycbug.org/) is organizing [NYCBSDCon
 2855: 2006](http://nycbsdcon.org/). The
 2856: [schedule](http://nycbsdcon.org/schedule) shows some speakers talking
 2857: about NetBSD-related topics.
 2858: 
 2859: ### `Oct 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 Tokyo/Fall
 2860: 
 2861: *Oct. 28, 2006, Tokyo, Japan*
 2862: 
 2863: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
 2864: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-fall/), there will be a NetBSD
 2865: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2866: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2867: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2868: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2869: 
 2870: ### `Oct 2006` - Systems Munich
 2871: 
 2872: NetBSD will be present at the Open Source Pavillon (hall A3, booth
 2873: A3.542) at the [Systems](http://www.systems-world.de/) Computer Fair in
 2874: Munich, Germany, from October 23rd to 27th. The booth is sponsored and
 2875: organized by [Computer- und Literaturverlag](http://www.cul.de/) - if
 2876: you want to join us in manning the booth, please contact Hubert Feyrer
 2877: <hubertf@NetBSD.org>.
 2878: 
 2879: A report on the event is available
 2880: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/10/30/0001.html).
 2881: 
 2882: ### `Sep 2006` - Ohio Linuxfest
 2883: 
 2884: *Sep. 30, 2006, Columbus, Ohio, USA*
 2885: 
 2886: There will be a NetBSD booth at the 2006 [Ohio
 2887: Linuxfest](http://www.ohiolinux.org/) Conference and Expo. Contact A.JRF
 2888: <jrf@NetBSD.org> if you have any questions or want to help out at the
 2889: booth.
 2890: 
 2891: A report of the event can be found
 2892: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/10/17/0000.html).
 2893: 
 2894: ### `Sep 2006` - NetBSD at Linux-days Essen 2006: come2linux
 2895: 
 2896: NetBSD will participate in the Linux-days in Essen, dubbed "come2linux".
 2897: There will be a joint BSD booth, the NetBSD part will be manned by
 2898: Menuhin Saitov <menuhin@web.de>, feel free to contact him about helping
 2899: out at the booth or if you have any questions. A number of NetBSD CDs,
 2900: NetBSD t-shirts etc. will be available at the booth, too.
 2901: 
 2902: The event takes place on September 9th and 10th 2006 at the Glaspavillon
 2903: of the University of Duisburg-Essen. See
 2904: [http://www.come2linux.org/](http://www.come2linux.org/) for more
 2905: information.
 2906: 
 2907: A report on the event was [posted to the regional-de mailing
 2908: list](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2006/09/16/0000.html).
 2909: 
 2910: ### `Sep 2006` - NetBSD at Linux-kongress Nuremberg 2006
 2911: 
 2912: There will be a NetBSD booth at the Linux-Kongress in Nuremberg on
 2913: September 7th and 8th at the University of Applied Sciences
 2914: (Fachhochschule) Nuernberg. See
 2915: [http://www.linux-kongress.org/](http://www.linux-kongress.org/) for
 2916: more information on the event, and contact Hubert Feyrer
 2917: <hubertf@NetBSD.org> if you have any questions or want to help out at
 2918: the booth.
 2919: 
 2920: A.HUBERTF wrote a short
 2921: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/09/09/0000.html)
 2922: about the event.
 2923: 
 2924: ### `Jul 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 in Hokkaido
 2925: 
 2926: *Jul. 15, 2006, Sapporo, Japan*
 2927: 
 2928: At the [Open Source Conference 2006 DO](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-do/)
 2929: , there will be a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD
 2930: Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2931: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2932: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 2933: 
 2934: ### `Jun 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 in Niigata
 2935: 
 2936: *Jun. 17, 2006, Niigata, Japan*
 2937: 
 2938: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
 2939: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
 2940: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 2941: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 2942: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 2943: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration with 150 attendances.
 2944: 
 2945: ### `Jun 2006` - Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD BOF
 2946: 
 2947: *Jun 8, 2006, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
 2948: 
 2949: [Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD
 2950: BOF](https://ssl.medialive.jp/in2006fm/jp/seminar_BOF03.html) was held
 2951: in [Interop 2006 Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/2006/) with 129
 2952: attendances. BOF03. Room 201.
 2953: 
 2954: -   Asia BSD Con 2007 Call for Participation , George Neville-Neil /
 2955:     FreeBSD Project
 2956: -   FreeBSD: Suspend and Resume Circumstances, for Panasonic Let's Note
 2957:     CF-R4, Norikatsu Shigemura /
 2958:     Ensure Technology Ltd
 2959:     .
 2960: -   BSD Usergroup activity:
 2961:     Echigo BSD Users Group
 2962:     , T.Tamura@EBUG
 2963: -   XCAST - Explicit Multi-Unicast
 2964: 
 2965: \> See [program for
 2966: details](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200606/msg00000.html).
 2967: 
 2968: The BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (238 clients),
 2969: [xcast](http://www.xcast.jp/) (6 clients) ,
 2970: [IRC](http://www.reicha.net/) (49 clients).
 2971: 
 2972: ### `May 2006` - BSDCan 2006
 2973: 
 2974: *May 12-13 2006, Ottawa, Canada*
 2975: 
 2976: In just two years, [BSDCan](http://www.bsdcan.org/), a BSD conference
 2977: held in Ottawa, has quickly established itself as the technical
 2978: conference for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems
 2979: and related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic formula that
 2980: appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to advanced
 2981: developers.
 2982: 
 2983: This year, BSDCan 2006 will be will be held on May 12-13 2006 at
 2984: University of Ottawa, and some other related events will be passed
 2985: during May 10-14th.
 2986: 
 2987: [Watch out](http://www.bsdcan.org/2006/presentations.php) for the
 2988: [NetBSD people](http://www.bsdcan.org/2006/speaker.php) on BSDCan 2006!
 2989: 
 2990: ### `May 2006` - pkgsrcCon 2006
 2991: 
 2992: *May 5-7, Paris, France*
 2993: 
 2994: The third pkgsrc conference will be held on May 5-7, 2006 in Paris,
 2995: France. Universite Paris 7 - Denis Diderot is graciously hosting the
 2996: conference on their campus.
 2997: 
 2998: pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on the NetBSD
 2999: Packages Collection (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies,
 3000: research projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure.
 3001: Developers, contributors, and users are all welcome to attend, and to
 3002: share an excellent opportunity to gather and to discuss ideas
 3003: face-to-face on how to improve pkgsrc.
 3004: 
 3005: For more information, including how to register, and how to submit a
 3006: presentation proposal, please visit
 3007: [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/).
 3008: 
 3009: ### `May 2006` - LinuxTag 2006
 3010: 
 3011: *May 3-6 2006, Wiesbaden, Germany*
 3012: 
 3013: NetBSD will have a booth at [LinuxTag 2006](http://www.linuxtag.org/),
 3014: visit us at Hall 9, booth number 944. There will also be BSD talks and
 3015: tutorials.
 3016: 
 3017: If you're interested in helping out at the NetBSD booth or have any
 3018: questions, please contact Dennis Wecker <dennis@eperm.net>.
 3019: 
 3020: ### `Apr 2006` - Vintage Computer Festival Europe
 3021: 
 3022: *Apr 29th - May 1st, Munich, Germany*
 3023: 
 3024: The [Vintage Computer Festival Europe](http://www.vcfe.org/) is taking
 3025: place from April 29th to May 1st in Munich, Germany. NetBSD's A.JKUNZ
 3026: will demonstrate 2.11BSD on a PDP-11/73 and do some general NetBSD
 3027: advocacy. If you're interested, please contact A.JKUNZ and/or visit the
 3028: URL above.
 3029: 
 3030: ### `Apr 2006` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 3031: 
 3032: *Apr 16, 2006, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
 3033: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
 3034: 
 3035: See [this
 3036: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting8.html) for
 3037: meeting information. Talking about NetBSD/pc98, GDB operation on Emacs,
 3038: NetBSD/dreamcast maracas controller, NetBSD/kurobako, NetBSD/Armadillo,
 3039: Codeblog.
 3040: 
 3041: ### `Apr 2006` - LinuxWorld-Boston 2006
 3042: 
 3043: *April 3-6, 2006, Boston, MA, USA*
 3044: 
 3045: This year the first of two LinuxWorld Conferences & Expo is going to
 3046: take place in Boston, MA, USA at the beginning of April. The NetBSD
 3047: Project might be represented with a [shared] booth there - if you are
 3048: interested in helping out, please contact Brian Asemi (asemisldkfj at
 3049: gmail.com).
 3050: 
 3051: For more information about this event see
 3052: [](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/04/07/0000.html).
 3053: 
 3054: ### `Mar 2006` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2006
 3055: 
 3056: *March 4-5th 2006, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany*
 3057: 
 3058: NetBSD will have a booth at the [Chemnitzer
 3059: Linux-Tage](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de), one of the largest Linux
 3060: Cons in Germany.
 3061: 
 3062: Additionally, several NetBSD presentations and a workshop will be held:
 3063: 
 3064: -   Karl Uwe Lockhoff: Introduction into Unix, BSD and Co.
 3065: -   Stefan Schumacher: Backup and Recovery in a NetBSD environment
 3066: -   Dennis Wecker: Verified Exec in NetBSD
 3067: -   Matthias Petermann: NetBSD Features
 3068: -   Hubert Feyrer: NetBSD example installation in QEmu (Workshop)
 3069: 
 3070: For further information contact Stefan Schumacher \<stefan (at)
 3071: net-tex.de\>.
 3072: 
 3073: ### `Mar 2006` - CeBIT 2006
 3074: 
 3075: *March 9-15 2006, Hannover, Germany*
 3076: 
 3077: The NetBSD project will have a booth at [CeBIT](http://www.cebit.de/),
 3078: the large b2b-tradefair in Hannover, Germany, from March 12-15. The
 3079: booth will be in Hall 5, number E 56 and will showcase NetBSD and Xen.
 3080: 
 3081: ### `Mar 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 Tokyo/Spring
 3082: 
 3083: *Mar. 17-18, 2006, Tokyo, Japan*
 3084: 
 3085: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
 3086: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006/), there will be a NetBSD booth
 3087: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 3088: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 3089: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 3090: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 3091: 
 3092: ### `Mar 2006` - GUUG spring talk
 3093: 
 3094: *March 21-24th 2006, Osnabrück, Germany*
 3095: 
 3096: [German Unix User Group
 3097: “Frühjahrsfachgespräch”](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2006/)
 3098: (spring talk) will be passed during 21.-24.3.2006 in the [University of
 3099: Osnabrück](http://www.uni-osnabrueck.de/).
 3100: 
 3101: There will be at least one NetBSD-related talk, on [backup
 3102: strategies](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2006/abstracts.html#3_8_2).
 3103: Interested parties are welcome to coordinate any BOF sessions or booth
 3104: activities with Stefan Schumacher, see [his posting on
 3105: regional-de](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2006/01/29/0000.html).
 3106: 
 3107: ### `Feb 2006` - FOSDEM 2006
 3108: 
 3109: *February 25/26th 2006, Brussels, Belgium*
 3110: 
 3111: The sixth [Free and Open source Software Developers' European
 3112: Meeting](http://www.fosdem.org/) is a 2 days event, organized by
 3113: volunteers, to promote the widespread use of Free and Open Source
 3114: software. Taking place in the beautiful city of Brussels, Belgium FOSDEM
 3115: meetings are recognised as the best Free and Open Source events in
 3116: Europe.
 3117: 
 3118: A.PETER (<peter>) and A.GHEN (<ghen>) [will
 3119: advocate](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/21/0000.html)
 3120: the NetBSD project on this event. Hope to see you too!
 3121: 
 3122: Update: A.GHEN posted a [review of the
 3123: event](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/26/0000.html).
 3124: 
 3125: ### `Feb 2006` - SCALE 4x
 3126: 
 3127: *February 11-12th 2006, Los Angeles, California*
 3128: 
 3129: [SCALE 4x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 4th annual Southern
 3130: California Linux Expo, will take place February 11-12, 2006, at The
 3131: Westin Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California. The NetBSD Project
 3132: will have a booth at this event; please contact A.KML (<kml@NetBSD.org>)
 3133: if you would like to help.
 3134: 
 3135: A report from Kevin Lahey is
 3136: [available](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/14/0000.html).
 3137: 
 3138: ### `Dec 2005` - 22nd Chaos Communication Congress (22C3)
 3139: 
 3140: *December 27-30th 2005, Berlin, Germany*
 3141: 
 3142: [The 22nd Chaos Communication Congress
 3143: (22C3)](http://events.ccc.de/congress/2005/) is a four-day conference on
 3144: technology, society and utopia. The Congress offers lectures and
 3145: workshops on a multitude of topics including (but not limited to)
 3146: information technology, IT-security, internet, cryptography and
 3147: generally a critical-creative attitude towards technology and the
 3148: discussion about the effects of technological advances on society.
 3149: 
 3150: ### `Nov 2005` - OpenSource Conference 2005 Okinawa
 3151: 
 3152: *November 19, 2005, Okiden Fureai Hall,Japan*
 3153: 
 3154: At the [OpenSource Conference 2005
 3155: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
 3156: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 3157: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 3158: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 3159: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 3160: 
 3161: ### `Nov 2005` - EuroBSDCon 2005
 3162: 
 3163: *November 25th-27th 2005, Switzerland*
 3164: 
 3165: [EuroBSDCon 2005](http://2005.eurobsdcon.org/) will be held at the
 3166: University of Basel, Switzerland on November 25th to 27th 2005. Check
 3167: the [website](http://2005.eurobsdcon.org/) for official program,
 3168: conference venue and registration. present.
 3169: 
 3170: ### `Oct 2005` - Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005
 3171: 
 3172: *October 29, 2005, Dresden, Germany*
 3173: 
 3174: The “Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005” will take place on October 29th, 2005,
 3175: in Dresden, Germany. There will be a NetBSD booth presenting NetBSD to
 3176: the public and showing its abilities on demo computers. Furthermore,
 3177: there will be a lecture entitled “Introduction to NetBSD” by Karl Uwe
 3178: Lockhoff.
 3179: 
 3180: For further information contact Stefan Schumacher (stefan [at] net-tex
 3181: [dot] de) and see the website of the event at
 3182: [](http://www.linux-info-tag.de/).
 3183: 
 3184: ### `Oct 2005` - Systems 2005
 3185: 
 3186: *October 24th-28th, 2005, Munich, Germany*
 3187: 
 3188: There will be a BSD booth at the Systems computer show in Munich,
 3189: Germany from October 24th to 28th 2005, where the BSD Projects (among
 3190: others) will be presented.
 3191: 
 3192: People willing to help are welcome. It's also fine that you have only on
 3193: one or more days time to participate at the Booth. There is also a
 3194: sponsor which provides food and drinks during the event!
 3195: 
 3196: For more Information see [](http://www.systems.de/)
 3197: 
 3198: Please contact Daniel Ettle (dan at deam dot org) to help at the booth,
 3199: especially showing NetBSD!
 3200: 
 3201: ### `Oct 2005` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2005
 3202: 
 3203: *October 28-October 29, 2005, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
 3204: 
 3205: At the [KANSAI OpenSource 2005](http://k-of.jp/2005/kof.html) there was
 3206: a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 3207: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 3208: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 3209: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, and [DreamCast with ISA
 3210: BUS Expander](../ports/dreamcast/), [NEC EWS4800 with
 3211: NetBSD](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/port-mips/2004/06/27/0000.html),
 3212: [IO-DATA USL-5P
 3213: (NetBSD/landisk)](http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~aw9k-nnk/n/landisk.html).
 3214: 
 3215: At the \*BSD Meeting in Kansai 2005, There was a BoF about Secure
 3216: Programing, embeded-NetBSD developers' Network, Devices and more about
 3217: BSD, driven by [Kansai \*BSD Users Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/).
 3218: 
 3219: ### `Sep 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005 Fall
 3220: 
 3221: *Sep. 17, 2005, Tokyo, Japan*
 3222: 
 3223: At the [Open Source Conference 2005
 3224: Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-fall/) there was a NetBSD booth staffed
 3225: by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 3226: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
 3227: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 3228: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
 3229: 
 3230: ### `Sep 2005` - NYC BSD Con 2005
 3231: 
 3232: *September 17th 2005, New York City, NY, USA*
 3233: 
 3234: The [NYC BSD User Group](http://www.nycbug.org) organized the first [NYC
 3235: BSD Conference](http://nycbsdcon.org/), a one day technical conference
 3236: for developers, systems administrators and end-users of the BSD
 3237: operating systems and related open source projects. Please see the
 3238: [conference website](http://nycbsdcon.org/) for details.
 3239: 
 3240: ### `Sep 2005` - Computer-Bank-Office 2005
 3241: 
 3242: *September 7th-10th 2005, Odessa, Ukraine*
 3243: 
 3244: The NetBSD Project will be presented at 10th annual international
 3245: exhibition of information technologies, [Computer-Bank-Office
 3246: 2005](http://www.expo-odessa.com/exeb.phtml?id=47&lang=en), which will
 3247: take place at Expocentre of Odessa Marine Terminal. All talks about
 3248: NetBSD and pkgsrc systems are scheduled for Sep 8th. Anyone interested
 3249: in support for and preparation of this event, please contact Mike M.
 3250: Volokhov <mishka@NetBSD.org>. See also [his
 3251: post](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/07/12/0000.html)
 3252: on netbsd-advocacy.
 3253: 
 3254: ### `Sep 2005` - Portuguese NetBSD Users's Group meeting
 3255: 
 3256: *September 10th 2005, Lisboa, Portugal*
 3257: 
 3258: The [Portuguese NetBSD User Group](http://www.netbsd-pt.org/) second
 3259: meeting will be held at [Parque das
 3260: Nações](http://www.parquedasnacoes.pt/) (Vasco da Gama). Please see the
 3261: group page for more information.
 3262: 
 3263: ### `Aug 2005` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 3264: 
 3265: *Aug 27, 2005, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
 3266: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
 3267: 
 3268: See [this
 3269: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting7.html) for
 3270: meeting information.
 3271: 
 3272: A
 3273: [presentation](http://www.haun.org/kent/tmp/20050827-NetBSD-audio-en.pdf)
 3274: about the changes on the NetBSD audio framework is also available.
 3275: 
 3276: ### `Aug 2005` - BSDDAY São Paulo
 3277: 
 3278: *August 13th, 2005, São Paulo, Brazil*
 3279: 
 3280: The first [BSDDAY](http://www.bsdday.com.br/) in São Paulo, Brazil took
 3281: place on August 13th, 2005. Presentations regarding the main BSD
 3282: derivatives including, of course, NetBSD were given. Since the event is
 3283: also meant to promote charity, the entrance fee was 2 Kilograms of
 3284: non-perishable food, which were donated to a non-governmental
 3285: organization.
 3286: 
 3287: ### `Aug 2005` - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo 2005
 3288: 
 3289: *August 9-11th, 2005, San Francisco, California, USA*
 3290: 
 3291: [LinuxWorld Conference & Expo
 3292: 2005](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/events/12SFO05A/) was held
 3293: in San Francisco, California, USA from August 9th to 11th 2005. NetBSD
 3294: had a booth in the ".org Pavilion", organized by A.RIZ <riz@NetBSD.org>.
 3295: One of the main attractions here was the [NetBSD
 3296: Toaster](http://www.embeddedarm.com/news/netbsd_toaster.htm), engineered
 3297: by Technologic Systems. See A.RIZ's
 3298: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/08/13/0000.html)
 3299: for more details.
 3300: 
 3301: ### `Jul 2005` - BSD at “What the Hack” outdoor hacker conference
 3302: 
 3303: *July 28 - 31, 2005, Liempde, near Den Bosch, The Netherlands*
 3304: 
 3305: [What The Hack](http://www.whatthehack.org/) is an outdoor hacker
 3306: conference/event taking place on a large event-campground in the south
 3307: of The Netherlands from 28 until 31 July 2005. There will be a BSD
 3308: village with at least three members of the NetBSD Project present. For
 3309: more details about the \*BSD presence see Daniel Ettle's
 3310: [message](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/07/04/0000.html)
 3311: to the netbsd-advocacy mailinglist.
 3312: 
 3313: ### `Jul 2005` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2005
 3314: 
 3315: *July 23, 2005, [NADYA
 3316: Park](http://www.u-net.city.nagoya.jp/t-index/nadia.htm) Nagoya, Japan*
 3317: 
 3318: [http://www.bsdcon.jp/](http://www.bsdcon.jp/) with 80 attendances.
 3319: There had be a BSD booth staffed by members of the [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
 3320: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). See more
 3321: [Reports](http://pcweb.mycom.co.jp/articles/2005/07/27/bsdcon/).
 3322: 
 3323: ### `Jul 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005 in Hokkaido
 3324: 
 3325: *Jul. 9, 2005, Sapporo, Japan*
 3326: 
 3327: At the Open Source Conference 2005 DO there had be a NetBSD booth
 3328: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 3329: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
 3330: [](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-do/) with 250 attendances and 17 user
 3331: groups.
 3332: 
 3333: ### `Jun 2005` - MeetBSD 2005
 3334: 
 3335: *June 17-19th, 2005, Kraków, Poland*
 3336: 
 3337: [MeetBSD 2005](http://2005.meetbsd.org/) will be held in Kraków, Poland,
 3338: from June 17th to 19th 2005. Check the
 3339: [website](http://2005.meetbsd.org/) for the official program conference
 3340: venue and registration.
 3341: 
 3342: ### `Jun 2005` - Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD BOF
 3343: 
 3344: *Jun 9, 2005, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
 3345: 
 3346: [Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD
 3347: BOF](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200506/msg00000.html)
 3348: was held in [Interop 2005 Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/2005/) with 130
 3349: attendances. BOF01. Room 302.
 3350: 
 3351: -   \*BSD Document Internationalization
 3352: -   A Robot that runs on NetBSD
 3353:     Live performance
 3354: -   BSD Usergroup activity in Japan
 3355: -   XCAST - Explicit Multi-Unicast
 3356: 
 3357: See [program for
 3358: details](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200506/msg00000.html).
 3359: 
 3360: The BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (277
 3361: clients)/[xcast](http://www.xcast.jp/) (4 clients include [Univ. of
 3362: Science Malaysia](http://nrg.cs.usm.my/), [Nagoya
 3363: University](http://www.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/), and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
 3364: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/))/ [IRC](http://www.reicha.net/) (55
 3365: clients,[BSD-BOF-LOG](http://motoyuki.bsdclub.org/boflog/NI2005-BSD-BOF-LOG.txt),[BSD-BOF-QA](http://motoyuki.bsdclub.org/boflog/NI2005-BSD-BOF-QA.txt)).
 3366: 
 3367: ### `May 2005` - BSDCan2005
 3368: 
 3369: *May 13th - May 14th, Ottawa, Canada*
 3370: 
 3371: [BSDCan 2005](http://www.bsdcan.org/2005/) was held on May 13-14 2005 at
 3372: University of Ottawa. There were related events on the 12th and the 15th
 3373: (of a social nature, for the most part).
 3374: 
 3375: ### `May 2005` - pkgsrcCon 2005
 3376: 
 3377: *May 6th - May 8th 2005, Prague, Czech Republic*
 3378: 
 3379: [pkgsrcCon 2005](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/) was held in Prague,
 3380: Czech Republic from May 6th until May 8th 2005. pkgsrcCon is a technical
 3381: conference for people working on the [NetBSD Packages Collection
 3382: (pkgsrc)](../docs/pkgsrc/), focusing on existing technologies, research
 3383: projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers,
 3384: contributors, and users are all welcome to attend. You can view the
 3385: [slides for this
 3386: event](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/presentations.html) here.
 3387: 
 3388: See [](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/) for details.
 3389: 
 3390: ### `Apr 2005` - Linux Fest Northwest 2005
 3391: 
 3392: LinuxFest Northwest is an annual conference providing many free lectures
 3393: and booths covering the open source Unix community. The free event was
 3394: held April 30th in Bellingham, Washington, USA. Lectures covering BSD
 3395: topics and a BSD advocacy booth were available for the fourth year.
 3396: Around 1000 people attended the past two years.
 3397: 
 3398: More information is at
 3399: [http://linuxnorthwest.org/](http://linuxnorthwest.org/). (If you can
 3400: volunteer to help with NetBSD advocacy at LinuxFest, please see [this
 3401: email](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/03/25/0000.html).)
 3402: 
 3403: ### `Apr 2005` - 2005 USENIX Annual Technical Conference
 3404: 
 3405: *April 10-15, 2005, Anaheim, California, USA*
 3406: 
 3407: USENIX is a place to present groundbreaking research and cutting-edge
 3408: practices in a wide variety of technologies and environments. The 2005
 3409: program included additional tutorials, more security breakthroughs, and
 3410: sessions devoted to Linux and Open Source Software. Join the community
 3411: of programmers, developers, and systems professionals in sharing
 3412: solutions and fresh ideas.
 3413: 
 3414: See [](http://www.usenix.org/usenix05/) for details.
 3415: 
 3416: ### `Mar 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005
 3417: 
 3418: *Mar. 25-26, 2005, Tokyo, Japan*
 3419: 
 3420: At the Open Source Conference 2005 there was a NetBSD booth staffed by
 3421: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 3422: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). For more details see
 3423: [](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005/).
 3424: 
 3425: ### `Mar 2005` - CeBIT 2005
 3426: 
 3427: *March 10-16, 2005, Hannover, Germany*
 3428: 
 3429: The NetBSD Project was presented at the [CeBIT
 3430: 2005](http://www.cebit.de/) trade show. A few pictures are available at
 3431: [this URL](http://nuxi.homeunix.org/album/messen/cebit-2005/).
 3432: 
 3433: ### `Mar 2005` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005
 3434: 
 3435: NetBSD was present Mar 5th/6th 2005 in Chemnitz, Germany. We had a fine
 3436: NetBSD booth at the Chemnitz Linuxdays Mar 5th/6th 2005, with lots of
 3437: fun going on. Please check Hubert Feyrer's BLOG for all the details:
 3438: 
 3439: -   Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 Day 0 and 1
 3440: -   Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 Day 2
 3441: 
 3442: ### `Feb 2005` - Spring Talks of the German Unix User Group
 3443: 
 3444: Feb 22nd to 25th 2005 in Munich, Germany. For some details on the event
 3445: itself and some rumours & gossips see Hubert Feyrer's BLOG entries:
 3446: 
 3447: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 1
 3448: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 2
 3449: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 3
 3450: 
 3451: ### `Feb 2005` - Southern California Linux Expo
 3452: 
 3453: *Feb 12th -13th, 2005, Los Angeles, California*
 3454: 
 3455: NetBSD had a booth at the [Southern California Linux
 3456: Expo](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/) at the LA Convention Center.
 3457: NetBSD's presence in booth \#34 was organized by A.KML
 3458: (<kml@NetBSD.org>). You can find an account of his experience
 3459: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/02/14/0008.html)
 3460: and [here](http://www.nomadlogic.org/~pete/scale.html); a picture of the
 3461: NetBSD booth also was prominently displayed
 3462: [](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/images/pictures/scale3x_day1_6.jpg).
 3463: 
 3464: ### `Feb 2005` - Solutions Linux 2005
 3465: 
 3466: *Feb. 1-3, 2005, Paris, France*
 3467: 
 3468: NetBSD will have a booth at Solutions Linux 2005. We will be presenting
 3469: both NetBSD and pkgsrc on various hardware and software platforms, while
 3470: selling CDs and other merchandise. If you want to help, you can contact
 3471: Quentin Garnier (<cube@cubidou.net>).
 3472: 
 3473: ### `Dec 2004` - 21st Chaos Communication Congress (21c3)
 3474: 
 3475: *Dec. 27 - 29, 2004, Berlin, Germany*
 3476: 
 3477: There will be a NetBSD booth at this year's [21st Chaos Communications
 3478: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2004/), and you're welcome to drop
 3479: by for hacking, drinking, fun and entertainment, giving talks, promoting
 3480: NetBSD and your working areas, help man the NetBSD booth, etc. Please
 3481: contact Stefan Schumacher (stefan [at] net-tex [dot] de) if you're
 3482: interested in helping out. There are some [notes on the
 3483: event](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/12/30/0000.html)
 3484: available.
 3485: 
 3486: ### `Oct 2004` - EuroBSDCon 2004
 3487: 
 3488: *Oct. 29 - 31, 2004, Karlsruhe, Germany*
 3489: 
 3490: [EuroBSDCon 2004](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/) took place in Karlsruhe,
 3491: Germany. Check the [website](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/) for official
 3492: program, conference venue and registration. A
 3493: [schedule](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/talkschedule.html) of the talks
 3494: shows that there were a number of NetBSD developers present.
 3495: 
 3496: A brief report from the conference is available
 3497: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/11/02/0000.html).
 3498: A longer review was published in the [USENIX ;login:
 3499: magazine](http://www.usenix.org/publications/login/2005-02/openpdfs/eurobsdcon.pdf).
 3500: 
 3501: ### `Oct 2004` - Systems 2004
 3502: 
 3503: *Oct. 18 - 22, 2004, Munich, Germany*
 3504: 
 3505: There will be a 40m² BSD booth at the Systems computer show in Munich,
 3506: Germany from October 18th to 22nd 2004, where the NetBSD project (among
 3507: others) will be presented. People willing to help are welcome; Daniel
 3508: Ettle (dan at deam org) will act as a point of contact. See
 3509: [](http://www.systems.de/) for more information on the exhibition.
 3510: 
 3511: ### `Oct 2004` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2004
 3512: 
 3513: *October 23, 2004, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
 3514: 
 3515: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2004/)
 3516: 
 3517: ### `Oct 2004` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2004
 3518: 
 3519: *October 22-October 23, 2004, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
 3520: 
 3521: [](http://k-of.jp/2004/)
 3522: 
 3523: ### `Sep 2004` - Open Source Conference 2004
 3524: 
 3525: *Sep. 4, 2004, Tokyo, Japan*
 3526: 
 3527: At the Open Source Conference 2004 there was a NetBSD booth staffed by
 3528: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 3529: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
 3530: 
 3531: ### `Sep 2004` - Swiss Unix Conference 2004
 3532: 
 3533: *Sep. 2 - 4, 2004, Zurich, Switzerland*
 3534: 
 3535: [SUCON '04](http://www.suug.ch/sucon/04/), the 2nd Swiss Unix
 3536: Conference, will take place in Zurich, Switzerland. The NetBSD Project
 3537: was represented by Hubert Feyrer, who will gave [a
 3538: presentation](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/sucon-netbsd.pdf) at this
 3539: conference.
 3540: 
 3541: ### `Aug 2004` - NetBSD System Administration training
 3542: 
 3543: *August 10 - 13, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA*
 3544: 
 3545: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
 3546: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
 3547: administration. Visit [http://www.pugetsoun
 3548: dtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
 3549: for details.
 3550: 
 3551: ### `Aug 2004` - LinuxWorld 2004
 3552: 
 3553: *Aug. 2 - 5, 2004, San Francisco, CA, USA*
 3554: 
 3555: [LinuxWorld Conference and
 3556: Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/events/12SFO04A) is going to
 3557: take place in San Francisco, CA, USA at the beginning of August. The
 3558: NetBSD Project might be represented with a booth there - if you are
 3559: interested in helping out, please contact <regional-sfba@NetBSD.org>.
 3560: 
 3561: ### `Jul 2004` - Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004)
 3562: 
 3563: *Jul. 24, 2004, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
 3564: 
 3565: At the Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004), there was a NetBSD
 3566: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
 3567: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
 3568: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with NetBSD/i386+IPv6 XCAST on VAIO
 3569: GT, and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
 3570: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) }
 3571: 
 3572: ### `Jun 2004` - NetWorld+Interop 2004 Tokyo BSD BOF
 3573: 
 3574: *Jun 30, 2004, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
 3575: 
 3576: [](http://www.interop.jp/2004/)
 3577: 
 3578: [BOF
 3579: information](http://www.re.soum.co.jp/%7Efukaumi/ml/netbsd/200406/msg00015.html)
 3580: 
 3581: Contact Jun Ebihara <jun@NetBSD.org> for more information.
 3582: 
 3583: ### `Jun 2004` - USENIX 2004
 3584: 
 3585: *June 27 - July 2, 2004, Boston, MA, USA*
 3586: 
 3587: [USENIX '04](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/), the USENIX Annual
 3588: Technical Conference is going to take place in Boston, MA, USA at the
 3589: end of June. The NetBSD Project will be represented by Alistair Crooks,
 3590: who gives a talk on [The NetBSD Update
 3591: System](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/tech/sigs.html#netbsd_update),
 3592: as well as Christos Zoulas, who will report on NetBSD during [The State
 3593: of the BSD
 3594: Projects](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/tech/sigs.html#bsd_projects),
 3595: and finally by a number of NetBSD developers who will be attending the
 3596: conference.
 3597: 
 3598: ### `Jun 2004` - Linuxtag 2004
 3599: 
 3600: *June 23 - 26, 2004, Karlsruhe, Germany*
 3601: 
 3602: [Linuxtag 2004](http://www.linuxtag.org/2004/index.html) is going to
 3603: take place in Karlsruhe, Germany. The NetBSD Project will be represented
 3604: with a booth - please contact <hubertf@NetBSD.org> if you are interested
 3605: in helping out.
 3606: 
 3607: ### `May 2004` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 3608: 
 3609: *May 22, 2004, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
 3610: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
 3611: 
 3612: See [this
 3613: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting6.html) for
 3614: meeting information.
 3615: 
 3616: ### `May 2004` - BSDCan 2004
 3617: 
 3618: *May 13-16, 2004, Ottawa, Canada*
 3619: 
 3620: The first BSDCan was a tremendous success. With attendance matching
 3621: BSDCon, and lower fees and accommodation costs, this looks likely to
 3622: become a popular annual conference. BSD developer Speakers and attendees
 3623: were numerous. BSDMall had NetBSD paraphanalia available for sale. See
 3624: also the [BSDCan Website](http://www.bsdcan.org/), and some [photos from
 3625: Daemonnews.](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200405/bsdcan_2004/)
 3626: 
 3627: ### `May 2004` - LinuxChix-Br II National Meeting
 3628: 
 3629: *May 1-2, 2004 Sao Paulo, Brazil*
 3630: 
 3631: At the [LinuxChix-Br National
 3632: Meeting](http://www.linuxchix.org.br/node.php?id=87) there will be a
 3633: presentation about pkgsrc and a NetBSD booth staffed by members of
 3634: NetBSD-BR.
 3635: 
 3636: ### `Apr 2004` - pkgsrcCon 2004
 3637: 
 3638: *April 30 - May 2, 2004, Vienna, Austria*
 3639: 
 3640: pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working at the NetBSD
 3641: Packages Collection (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies,
 3642: research projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. For
 3643: more information, including slides of the talks, please visit
 3644: [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2004/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2004/), and
 3645: see Hubert Feyrer's report in the [DaemonNews
 3646: Ezine](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200405/pkgsrcCon2004.html).
 3647: 
 3648: ### `Apr 2004` - Linuxfest Northwest 2004
 3649: 
 3650: *April 17, 2004, Bellingham, Washington, USA*
 3651: 
 3652: LFNW is a showcase for what Northwest Linux users are doing with open
 3653: source software. Over 50 short (1 hour) presentations will be given
 3654: throughout the day. Among them will be introductions to BSD and pkgsrc.
 3655: There will be a BSD booth, occupied by two NetBSD developers and other
 3656: BSD enthusiasts. Admission is free. Please see
 3657: [http://www.linuxnorthwest.org/](http://www.linuxnorthwest.org/) and
 3658: [this message to the netbsd-news
 3659: mailinglist](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-news/2004/04/16/0000.html)
 3660: for more information.
 3661: 
 3662: ### `Mar 2004` - GUUG Frühjahrsfachgespräch
 3663: 
 3664: *March 9-12, 2004, Bochum, Germany*
 3665: 
 3666: The NetBSD Project will in all likeliness be represented at this year's
 3667: [GUUG
 3668: Frühjahrsfachgespräche](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2004/), a
 3669: yearly congress for everybody interested in Unix(-like) Systems and
 3670: System Administration organized by the [German Unix User
 3671: Group](http://www.guug.de/).
 3672: 
 3673: ### `Mar 2004` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004
 3674: 
 3675: *March 6-7, 2004, Chemnitz, Germany*
 3676: 
 3677: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004 in
 3678: Chemnitz, Germany. In addition, there were three presentations:
 3679: 
 3680: -   \`\`
 3681:     Cryptographic applications under NetBSD
 3682:     '' by Stefan Schumacher
 3683: -   \`\`
 3684:     Introduction to NetBSD
 3685:     '' by Karl Uwe Lockhoff
 3686: -   \`\`
 3687:     Software Installation under NetBSD, Linux & Solaris using pkgsrc
 3688:     '' by Hubert Feyrer
 3689: 
 3690: Please see the
 3691: [website](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/allgemeines/) for
 3692: details. Photos are available at [this
 3693: website](http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/steschum/6clt/), more photos can be
 3694: found on the [Linux-Tag
 3695: website](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/media/bilder/).
 3696: 
 3697: ### `Feb 2004` - Solutions Linux 2004
 3698: 
 3699: *February 3-5, 2004, Paris, France*
 3700: 
 3701: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the [Solutions Linux
 3702: 2004](http://www.solutionslinux.fr) conference and expo in Paris,
 3703: France.
 3704: 
 3705: ### `Jan 2004` - LinuxWorld 2004
 3706: 
 3707: *January 20-23, 2004, New York, New York*
 3708: 
 3709: The [LinuxWorld Conference and Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) 2004
 3710: took place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City
 3711: from January 20-23, 2004. While the NetBSD Project did not have their
 3712: own booth this year, we were able to hand out some flyers and sell a few
 3713: shirts through the [BSDMall](http://www.bsdmall.com) booth. See the
 3714: [report](http://daily.daemonnews.org/view_story.php3?story_id=4368) from
 3715: the local user group ([NYCBUG](http://www.nycbug.org/)) for details.
 3716: 
 3717: ### `Dec 2003` - 20th Chaos Communication Congress (20c3)
 3718: 
 3719: *December 27th to 29th, 2003, Berlin, Germany*
 3720: 
 3721: The NetBSD Project was represented at the [20th Chaos Communication
 3722: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2003/) (20c3) in Berlin, Germany,
 3723: from December 27th to 29th. See Hubert Feyrer's
 3724: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/01/02/0002.html)
 3725: for Details. If you're interested in the
 3726: [Blinkenlights](http://www.blinkenlights.de/) project, one of 20c3's
 3727: main attractions, you will find Lubomir Sedlacik's [post to the
 3728: netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/01/03/0000.html)
 3729: MailingList useful.
 3730: 
 3731: ### `Dec 2003` - BSDCon Brasil 2003
 3732: 
 3733: *December 6 and 7, 2003, Instituto Militar de Engenharia (military
 3734: institute of engineering - IME), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil*
 3735: 
 3736: See [http://bsdcon.myfreebsd.com.br](http://bsdcon.myfreebsd.com.br) for
 3737: details.
 3738: 
 3739: ### `Dec 2003` - BSD-Linux-Day 2003
 3740: 
 3741: *December 2, 2003, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan*
 3742: 
 3743: [http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day/](http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day/)
 3744: 
 3745: ### `Nov 2003` - NetBSD System Administration training
 3746: 
 3747: *November 18-21, 2003, Seattle, Washington area*
 3748: 
 3749: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
 3750: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
 3751: administration. See
 3752: [http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
 3753: for details.
 3754: 
 3755: ### `Oct 2003` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE+FREEWARE-2003
 3756: 
 3757: *October 31-November 1, 2003, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
 3758: 
 3759: [](http://k-of.jp/2003/)
 3760: 
 3761: ### `Oct 2003` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2003
 3762: 
 3763: *October 18, 2003, BIZ SHINJUKU, Japan*
 3764: 
 3765: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2003/)
 3766: 
 3767: ### `Oct 2003` - Linux-Kongress 2003
 3768: 
 3769: *October 14-16, 2003, Saarbrücken, Germany*
 3770: 
 3771: NetBSD will be present at the Linux-Kongress in Saarbrücken, Germany, an
 3772: event mostly attended by Linux developers. Presenting NetBSD in this
 3773: environment will give an interesting chance to compare open source
 3774: operating systems on a highly skilled level. There will be a joint booth
 3775: by all BSD projects offering CDs, DVDs, t-shirts and other devotionalia.
 3776: See [this page](http://www.linux-kongress.org/2003/index.html) for more
 3777: information.
 3778: 
 3779: ### `Sep 2003` - BSDCon 2003
 3780: 
 3781: *September 8-12, 2003, Marriott Hotel,San Mateo, California, USA*
 3782: 
 3783: Meet the movers and shakers of the BSD community, and learn how you can
 3784: use BSD as part of your enterprise-grade solutions. For details, see
 3785: [http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon03/cfp/](http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon03/cfp/).
 3786: Contact name, address, phone, fax and/or e-mail: Conference Department,
 3787: 510-528-8649, conference@usenix.org. A
 3788: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/09/13/0000.html)
 3789: is available online.
 3790: 
 3791: ### `Aug 2003` - Chaos Communication Camp 2003
 3792: 
 3793: *August 7-10, 2003, near Berlin, Germany (Old Europe).*
 3794: 
 3795: A lot of photos are available
 3796: [online](http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/steschum/ccc03/index.html), as well
 3797: as [some slides](advocacy/folienslide.pdf).
 3798: 
 3799: ### `Jul 2003` - Linuxtag Karlsruhe, Germany
 3800: 
 3801: *July 10-13, Karlsruhe, Germany*
 3802: 
 3803: The NetBSD Project was present at the [Linuxtag Karlsruhe 2003,
 3804: Germany](http://www.linuxtag.org/2003/en/index.html) from July 10ths to
 3805: 13th in a booth together with other BSD-related projects.
 3806: 
 3807: The booth was organized by Hubert Feyrer, Bernd Sieker and Jaromir
 3808: Dolecek. See the [full
 3809: report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/07/14/0000.html)
 3810: for details and pictures.
 3811: 
 3812: ### `Jul 2003` - Libre Software Meeting in Metz
 3813: 
 3814: *July 9-12, 2003, Metz, France*
 3815: [http://www.rencontresmondiales.org/](http://www.rencontresmondiales.org/)
 3816: 
 3817: The NetBSD Project was represented at the LSM 2003 by Emmanuel Dreyfus
 3818: and Gilbert Fernandes. A
 3819: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/07/14/0002.html)
 3820: of the meeting as well as some pictures are available online.
 3821: 
 3822: ### `Jul 2003` - NetWorld+Interop 2003 Tokyo BSD BOF
 3823: 
 3824: *July 2, 2003, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
 3825: 
 3826: [http://www.interop.jp/](http://www.interop.jp/)
 3827: 
 3828: Call for Presentation: contact Jun Ebihara <jun@NetBSD.org>.
 3829: 
 3830: ### `Jun 2003` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
 3831: 
 3832: *Jun 28, 2003, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
 3833: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
 3834: 
 3835: ### `Jun 2003` - Open Source Meeting 2003 in Nagoya University
 3836: 
 3837: *June 7-8, 2003, Nagoya, Japan*
 3838: 
 3839: [http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2003/](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2003/)
 3840: 
 3841: ### `Jun 2003` - 2003 USENIX Annual Technical Conference
 3842: 
 3843: *June 9-14, 2003, San Antonio, Texas, USA*
 3844: 
 3845: A six-day, multiple-track event which includes tutorials, technical
 3846: sessions composed of refereed papers, invited talks, and
 3847: Birds-of-a-Feather sessions. There will be a [Super BSD BOF
 3848: Session](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/bofs.html). For details,
 3849: see
 3850: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/).
 3851: Contact name, address, phone, fax and/or e-mail: Conference Department,
 3852: 510-528-8649, conference@usenix.org
 3853: 
 3854: Slides of Chris Demetriou's presentation are [available
 3855: here](events/usenix2003/).
 3856: 
 3857: ### `May 2003` - BSDay 2003
 3858: 
 3859: *May 21, 2003, Warszawa-Miedzeszyn, Poland*
 3860: 
 3861: [AVET Information and Network Security](http://www.avet.com.pl/) are
 3862: holding the [BSDay
 3863: 2003](http://www.avet.com.pl/en/conferences/bsday/bsday.php) conference
 3864: on May 21, 2003, the first event of its kind in Poland. See the web site
 3865: for more information.
 3866: 
 3867: ### `May 2003` - BSDCon.it
 3868: 
 3869: *May 9-11, 2003, Padova, Italy*
 3870: 
 3871: As part of [Webbit '03](http://www.webb.it/),
 3872: [BSDCon.it](http://www.bsdcon.it/) will be held from May 9th to may 11th
 3873: in Padova, Italy. People interested in giving a talk on NetBSD should
 3874: contact <ed@bsdcon.it>.
 3875: 
 3876: ### `Apr 2003` - DECUS Munich Symposium 2003
 3877: 
 3878: *April 8th-10th, 2003, Bonn, Germany* *(updated)*
 3879: 
 3880: There was a presentation about porting NetBSD to old hardware, and the
 3881: different emulating systems that allow old software to run on new
 3882: hardware, again with NetBSD as the host OS, and one about eletronic
 3883: voting, using the procedure for the [election of the NetBSD Board of
 3884: Directors](../changes/#board-elections2002) as an in-depth example.
 3885: 
 3886: ### `Apr 2003` - Magdeburg Linuxtag
 3887: 
 3888: *April 5th, 2003, Magdeburg, Germany*
 3889: 
 3890: There was a NetBSD booth and presentation at the Magdeburg Linuxtag in
 3891: Magdeburg, Germany on April 5th 2003 at the University of Magdeburg,
 3892: Germany. See [http://www.mdlug.de/](http://www.mdlug.de/) for more
 3893: information. Contact Bernd Sieker <bsieker@freenet.de> for information
 3894: regarding representation of NetBSD at the event.
 3895: 
 3896: ### `Mar 2003` - NetBSD is ten years young and still going strong!
 3897: 
 3898: Several parties are being held in cities around the world to celebrate
 3899: the tenth birthday of The NetBSD Project, March 21, 2003. Check out the
 3900: [Events Gallery](events/) for more information.
 3901: 
 3902: ### `Mar 2003` - CeBIT 2003
 3903: 
 3904: *March 12-19, 2003, Hannover, Germany*
 3905: 
 3906: The [CeBIT 2003](http://www.cebit.de), the most widely known ICT trade
 3907: fair world-wide, took place in Hannover, Germany from March 12-19, 2003.
 3908: The NetBSD Project had a booth on Wednesday the 12th, and Thursday 13th,
 3909: and there was a 30 minute presentation of the NetBSD Project. Bernd
 3910: Sieker and Jaromir Dolocek manned the booth, see their
 3911: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/03/20/0001.html).
 3912: 
 3913: ### `Mar 2003` - NetBSD System Administration training
 3914: 
 3915: *March 4-6, 2003, Phoenix, Arizona, USA area*
 3916: 
 3917: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
 3918: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
 3919: administration. See
 3920: [http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
 3921: for details.
 3922: 
 3923: ### `Mar 2003` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag
 3924: 
 3925: *March 1, 2003, Chemnitz, Germany*
 3926: 
 3927: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the [Chemnitzer Linux-Tag
 3928: (CLT5)](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/). A summary of the
 3929: events including several pictures is available online at
 3930: [http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/clt5.html](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/clt5.html).
 3931: Presentations, including mp3s of the talks (in German!) are available
 3932: from:
 3933: 
 3934: -   NetBSD - eine Einführung
 3935:     [
 3936:     mp3
 3937:     ]
 3938: -   NetBSD 1.6 - Neuigkeiten und Einsatz im Embedded-Umfeld
 3939:     [
 3940:     mp3
 3941:     ]
 3942: -   Der Regensburger Marathon-Cluster - eine Video-Rendering-Anwendung
 3943:     mit NetBSD
 3944:     [
 3945:     mp3
 3946:     ]
 3947: 
 3948: ### `Feb 2003` - Solutions Linux
 3949: 
 3950: *February 4-6, 2003, CNIT - Paris La Defense, France.*
 3951: 
 3952: The Solutions Linux conference and expo (formerly known as the Linux
 3953: Expo Paris) held a NetBSD booth run by the
 3954: [GCU-Squad](http://www.gcu-squad.org/) and the [French NetBSD Users
 3955: Group](http://www.netbsd-fr.org/). A [report is available
 3956: online.](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-users/2003/02/08/0010.html)
 3957: 
 3958: ### `Jan 2003` - Ottawa Open Source Weekend
 3959: 
 3960: *January 25th, 26th, 2003, Ottawa, Canada*
 3961: 
 3962: On 2003 January 25 and 26, a coalition of computer professionals,
 3963: students, and volunteers will host an Open Source Weekend in Ottawa,
 3964: Canada. The events will be spread across the city and throughout the
 3965: weekend to showcase the dynamic world of open source software. The major
 3966: activities will be the:
 3967: 
 3968: -   Linuxfest at the University of Ottawa (Sat. Jan. 25th)
 3969: -   Linuxfest at Carleton University (Sat. Jan. 25th)
 3970: -   The Business of Open Source Software conference. (Sun. Jan. 26th)
 3971: 
 3972: For details, please see [http://www.osw.ca/](http://www.osw.ca/).
 3973: 
 3974: ### `Jan 2003` - LinuxWorld 2003
 3975: 
 3976: *January 21-24, 2003, New York, New York*
 3977: 
 3978: The [LinuxWorld Conference and Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) 2003
 3979: takes place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City
 3980: from January 21-24, 2003. See the
 3981: [website](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) for more details and a free
 3982: registration for the expo. The NetBSD Project had a booth at LinuxWorld,
 3983: a [short
 3984: review](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/01/24/0000.html)
 3985: and a [handful of pictures](http://www.NetBSD.org/~jschauma/lwe03/) are
 3986: available online.
 3987: 
 3988: ### `Dec 2002` - 19th Chaos Communication Congress (19c3)
 3989: 
 3990: *December 17th to 29th, Berlin, Germany*
 3991: 
 3992: The NetBSD Project will be present at the [19th Chaos Communication
 3993: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2002/) (19c3) in Berlin, Germany,
 3994: from December 27th to 29th.
 3995: 
 3996: ### `Dec 2002` - NetBSD System Administration training
 3997: 
 3998: *December 10-12, 2002, Seattle, Washington, USA area*
 3999: 
 4000: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
 4001: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
 4002: administration.
 4003: 
 4004: ### `Dec 2002` - Internet Week 2002
 4005: 
 4006: *December 16-20, 2002, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan*
 4007: 
 4008: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) will organize a
 4009: BSD BoF on December 18th, 18:00(JST) at this years Internet Week. The
 4010: BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (179 clients)/[xcast (3
 4011: clients)](http://www.xcast.jp/)/IRC. See
 4012: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2002/bof/bof04.htm](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2002/bof/bof04.htm)
 4013: for details.
 4014: 
 4015: ### `Nov 2002` - KNF Congress 2002
 4016: 
 4017: *November 24, 2002, Nuremberg, Germany*
 4018: 
 4019: This years KNF Congress is under the motto "Linux in allen
 4020: Lebenslagen???, ... und andere Fragen im Internet" ("Linux in all
 4021: aspects of life??? ... and other questions on the Internet"). There will
 4022: not only be Linux-oriented talks, but also a bit of talk about NetBSD,
 4023: so this might be interesting for anyone in the area of
 4024: Nuremberg/Germany. There will be a talk about NetBSD/dreamcast, a NetBSD
 4025: booth and also some NetBSD-related prices in the Tombola.
 4026: 
 4027: The congress will take place Sunday Nov 24th, 10-18h at the
 4028: Gemeinschaftshaus Langwasser, Glogauer Str. 50, 90473 Nuremberg,
 4029: Germany. See
 4030: [http://www.franken.de/kongress/index.html](http://www.franken.de/kongress/index.html)
 4031: for more information.
 4032: 
 4033: ### `Nov 2002` - BSD Conference Japan
 4034: 
 4035: *November 23, 2002, tsudahall Tokyo, Japan*
 4036: 
 4037: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2002/) with 172 attendances.
 4038: 
 4039: ### `Nov 2002` - BSDCon Europe 2002
 4040: 
 4041: *November 15-17, 2002, Amsterdam, Netherlands*
 4042: 
 4043: [http://2002.eurobsdcon.org/](http://2002.eurobsdcon.org/). \`\`[Rumors,
 4044: Gossips and Facts](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/eurobsdcon2002.html)''
 4045: are available online thanks to Hubert Feyrer.
 4046: 
 4047: ### `Nov 2002` - LISA '02
 4048: 
 4049: *November 3-8, 2002, Philadelphia, PA*
 4050: 
 4051: [http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa02/)
 4052: 
 4053: ### `Nov 2002` - RISC OS S.E. Show
 4054: 
 4055: *November 2, 2002, Guildford, UK*
 4056: 
 4057: The Surrey and Sussex Acorn User Group [RISC OS South-East
 4058: Show](http://www.fillin.co.uk/seshow/), held in Guildford Technical
 4059: College.
 4060: 
 4061: ### `Oct 2002` - Linuxdays 2002
 4062: 
 4063: *October 1-3, 2002, Luxembourg*
 4064: 
 4065: The NetBSD Project was present at the [Luxembourgh
 4066: Linuxdays](http://www.linuxday.lu/), an Open Source and Free Software
 4067: Conference and Expo held in, well, Luxembourg. Hubert Feyrer gave talks
 4068: on [NetBSD](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/nb2002-lu.pdf) and a [video
 4069: rendering cluster done with
 4070: NetBSD](http://www.feyrer.de/marathon-cluster/mc-slides.pdf). A
 4071: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2002/10/08/0000.html)
 4072: was sent to the netbsd-advocacy list, pictures and more information are
 4073: available from [Hubert's
 4074: website](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/#linuxday.lu).
 4075: 
 4076: ### `Sep 2002` - Linux-Kongress 2002
 4077: 
 4078: *September 4-6, 2002, Cologne, Germany*
 4079: 
 4080: The NetBSD Project will be present at [Linux-Kongress
 4081: 2002](http://www.linux-kongress.org), the 9th International Linux System
 4082: Technology Conference, held at the Physics Institutes of the University
 4083: of Cologne, Germany. A report and pictures of the BSD-booth is available
 4084: online.
 4085: 
 4086: ### `Aug 2002` - 11th USENIX Security Symposium
 4087: 
 4088: *August 5-9, 2002, San Francisco, CA*
 4089: 
 4090: [http://www.usenix.org/events/sec02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/sec02/)
 4091: 
 4092: ### `Jul 2002` - NetBSD 1.5.3 release
 4093: 
 4094: *July 22, 2002*
 4095: 
 4096: [NetBSD 1.5.3](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.3.html), a *[patch
 4097: release](../releases/release-map.html)* improving stability, fixing bugs
 4098: in, addressing security issues in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
 4099: 1.5.2](../releases/formal-1.5/), has been released with support for 20
 4100: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.3 release
 4101: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.3.html).
 4102: 
 4103: ### `Jul 2002` - NetWorld+Interop 2002 Tokyo BSD BOF
 4104: 
 4105: *July 3, 2002, Chiba, Japan*
 4106: 
 4107: http://www.interop.jp/syutten/report.html
 4108: 
 4109: [http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/N+I2002\_BOF/](http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/N+I2002_BOF/)
 4110: , [BSD security update - BIND,
 4111: OpenSSH](http://www.itojun.org/paper/itojun-interop2002-bsdbof/mgp00001.html).
 4112: 
 4113: ### `Jun 2002` - USENIX Annual Technical Conference
 4114: 
 4115: *June 9-14, 2002, Montery Conference Center Monterey, California, USA*
 4116: 
 4117: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix02/).
 4118: Slides of Christos Zoulas' presentation are [available
 4119: here](events/usenix2002/).
 4120: 
 4121: ### `Jun 2002` - Open Source Meeting 2002 in Nagoya University
 4122: 
 4123: *June 8-9, 2002, Nagoya, Japan*
 4124: 
 4125: [](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2002/)
 4126: 
 4127: ### `Jun 2002` - Linuxtag 2002 in Karlsruhe
 4128: 
 4129: *June 6-9, 2002, Karlsruhe, Germany*
 4130: 
 4131: [Linuxtag](http://www.linuxtag.de) had a BSD booth. A
 4132: [report](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/linuxtag-karlsruhe-2002.html) is
 4133: available.
 4134: 
 4135: ### `May 2002` - Wakefield 2002, The Acorn RISC OS Show
 4136: 
 4137: *May 18-19, 2002, Wakefield, UK*
 4138: 
 4139: [http://www.wrocc.org.uk/show/2002/](http://www.wrocc.org.uk/show/2002/)
 4140: 
 4141: ### `May 2002` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
 4142: 
 4143: *May 18, 2002, T-Zone Minami, Akihabara, Tokyo, Japan*
 4144: 
 4145: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting4.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting4.html)
 4146: 
 4147: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting with 60
 4148: attendances, and a NetBSD BoF with 95 attendances, 210 clients via
 4149: RealVideo. Talking about Zoularis, LCD System Status monitor, devsw
 4150: again, presentation with less, citrus, ACPI, jp.netbsd servers, Upcoming
 4151: 1.6 and current, sourceforge.jp, xcast6.
 4152: 
 4153: ### `May 2002` - Annual International Free Software Forum
 4154: 
 4155: *May 2-4, 2002, Porto Alegre- RS, Brazil*
 4156: 
 4157: The Annual International Free Software Forum will take place on this May
 4158: 2th, 3th and 4th in Porto Alegre- RS , Brazil. Mainly in event about
 4159: Linux Gnu's solutions, this year The BSD's Operating Systems will have a
 4160: chance to prove their value.
 4161: 
 4162: The Session's Speakers are Edson Brandi (FreeBSD), Diego Linke (NetBSD)
 4163: and Ricardo Nascimento Ferreira (OpenBSD) and they will focus in the
 4164: general aspects of the systems: history, license, goods and bads,
 4165: technical characteristics and philosophy.
 4166: 
 4167: ### `Mar 2002` - 4th Chemnitz Linuxday 2002
 4168: 
 4169: *March 9-10, 2002, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany*
 4170: 
 4171: [www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt4/](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt4/)
 4172: 
 4173: Presentations included "Migration to IPv6" mentioning NetBSD as example,
 4174: "\*BSD - Alternative to Linux" presenting BSDs and "BIND9 - Let's talk
 4175: IPv6". There was also a (Net)BSD booth manned by Andre Nicklas, Hubert
 4176: Feyrer, Karl Uwe Lockhoff. A [detailed
 4177: report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2002/03/11/0000.html)
 4178: is available.
 4179: 
 4180: ### `Feb 2002` - GUUG Frühjahrsfachgespräch 2002
 4181: 
 4182: *February 27-March 1, 2002, Ruhr-Uni Bochum, Bochum, Germany*
 4183: 
 4184: [http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2002/index.html](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2002/index.html)
 4185: 
 4186: Presentations given during the spring meeting of the German Unix User
 4187: Group (GUUG) included a report about NetBSD in 2002 and details about
 4188: Rapid Deployment of IPv6 with 6to4, which covered NetBSD (among others).
 4189: 
 4190: ### `Feb 2002` - BSDCon 2002
 4191: 
 4192: *February 11-14, 2002, Cathedral Hill Hotel, San Francisco, California,
 4193: USA*
 4194: 
 4195: [http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon02/cfp/](http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon02/cfp/)
 4196: 
 4197: ### `Dec 2001` - Internet Week 2001
 4198: 
 4199: *December 3-7, 2001, Yokohama, Japan*
 4200: 
 4201: [http://internetweek.jp/](http://internetweek.jp/)
 4202: 
 4203: At Internet Week 2001, there was a BSD BOF on December 6th.
 4204: Additionally, December 7th was BSD/Linux Day.
 4205: 
 4206: There was a [BSD BoF session](http://www.jp.FreeBSD.org/event/iw2001/)
 4207: on Dec 7 with 197 attendances, 392 clients via [RealVideo
 4208: G2](http://www.real.com) broadcasting,IRC chatting. Talking about The
 4209: BSD System on 1FDD, Special talk and Presentation [Perry E.
 4210: Metzger/Warner Losh], IPv6 DNS transfer Club,Catch up FreeBSD
 4211: current,talking about free software community, [BSD users group meeting
 4212: via IPv6 XCAST](http://www.mma.gr.jp/%7Etree/bsd-20011206/).
 4213: 
 4214: On Dec 8, there was a [BSD/Linux
 4215: Day](http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day2001/) session talking
 4216: about BSD, Linux, Mail User Agents, Mail Transfer, Office Suite,
 4217: Emulation.
 4218: 
 4219: ### `Nov 2001` - BSDCon Europe 2001
 4220: 
 4221: *November 9-11, 2001, Thistle Hotel, Brighton, UK*
 4222: 
 4223: [http://www.bsdconeurope.org/](http://www.bsdconeurope.org/)
 4224: 
 4225: ### `Oct 2001` - RISC OS 2001 Show
 4226: 
 4227: *October 20-21, 2001, Berkshire, England*
 4228: 
 4229: [http://www.riscos2001.com/](http://www.riscos2001.com/)
 4230: 
 4231: NetBSD had a stand at the [RISC OS 2001
 4232: Show](http://www.riscos2001.com/). There was various NetBSD boxes on
 4233: display and NetBSD 1.5.2 CDs for sale.
 4234: 
 4235: ### `Sep 2001` - NetBSD 1.5.2 release
 4236: 
 4237: *September 13, 2001*
 4238: 
 4239: NetBSD 1.5.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4240: stability, fixing bugs in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
 4241: 1.5.1](../releases/formal-1.5/), was released with support for 21
 4242: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.2 release
 4243: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.2.html).
 4244: 
 4245: ### `Aug 2001` - LinuxWorld Expo
 4246: 
 4247: *August 26-30, 2001, San Francisco, CA*
 4248: 
 4249: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
 4250: 
 4251: The NetBSD Project had a booth at the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo from
 4252: August 28-30, 2001. Jason Thorpe has written a short [summary about the
 4253: NetBSD booth at
 4254: LinuxWorld](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2001/08/30/0000.html).
 4255: Also at the booth was the debut of NetBSD running on a Playstation 2
 4256: from Japan.
 4257: 
 4258: ### `Jul 2001` - NetBSD 1.5.1 release
 4259: 
 4260: *July 11, 2001*
 4261: 
 4262: NetBSD 1.5.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4263: stability, fixing bugs in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
 4264: 1.5](../releases/formal-1.5/), was released with support for 21
 4265: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.1 release
 4266: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.1.html).
 4267: 
 4268: ### `Jun 2001` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
 4269: 
 4270: *June 30, 2001, [ASCII Corporation](http://www.ascii.co.jp/info/),
 4271: Tokyo, Japan*
 4272: 
 4273: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting3.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting3.html)
 4274: 
 4275: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting with 52
 4276: attendances, and a NetBSD BoF with 102 attendances, 275 clients via
 4277: RealVideo G2 broadcasting.
 4278: 
 4279: Talking about jp.NetBSD.org servers, NetBSD status updates after
 4280: USENIX2001,Korea NetBSD User Group, www.NetBSD.org Logo, Chiba-BUG,
 4281: Making plan for NetBSD Book in Japan, XCAST on NetBSD, The New
 4282: Block/Character Device Switch Configration Framework, Life in PEACE, wdc
 4283: MD driver for DC IDE-HD Interface on NetBSD/dreamcast, Get into
 4284: Zoularis, PS2Linux for NetBSD, and special guest talking with Antti
 4285: Kantee from Finland. Japan NetBSD Users' Group will have a special
 4286: meeting on 54th IETF Yokohama, Japan.
 4287: 
 4288: ### `Jun 2001` - USENIX Annual Technical Conference
 4289: 
 4290: *June 25-30, 2001, Boston, MA*
 4291: 
 4292: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/)
 4293: 
 4294: NetBSD was well represented at [Usenix
 4295: 2001](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/), and we would like to
 4296: thank everyone involved in the BSD BoF and the NetBSD booth.
 4297: 
 4298: The NetBSD Project had a presentation at the BSD BoF which was headed by
 4299: [NetBSD Core Group](../people/core.html) members Christos Zoulas and
 4300: Luke Mewburn. A list of highlights is available in Chuck Toporek's
 4301: "[Greetings from the BSD Super
 4302: BoF](http://unix.oreilly.com/news/usenixchuck_0601.html)" article. The
 4303: slides from this talk are available at
 4304: [events/usenix2001/](events/usenix2001/).
 4305: 
 4306: Luke Mewburn was also a part of the scripting technical session; his
 4307: presentation was entitled, "The Design and Implementation of the NetBSD
 4308: rc.d System". In Ellen Siever's "[Usenix Technical Session
 4309: Wrap-Up](http://unix.oreilly.com/news/usenixellen_0601.html)" article,
 4310: she talks briefly about Luke's presentation. Luke's paper can be found
 4311: at the [Usenix 2001](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/) web site,
 4312: in both HTML and PDF formats, under [FREENIX Track Refereed
 4313: Papers](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/freenix01/mewburn.html)
 4314: (requires USENIX membership). The paper may also be found in
 4315: [PDF](http://www.mewburn.net/luke/papers/rc.d.pdf) format at Luke's own
 4316: web site.
 4317: 
 4318: Again, a thank you to all involved.
 4319: 
 4320: ### `Jun 2001` - Open Source Meeting 2001 in Nagoya University
 4321: 
 4322: *June 9-10, 2001, Nagoya, Japan*
 4323: 
 4324: [](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2001/)
 4325: 
 4326: On June 9-10th, 2001, several Bof about open source community in japan
 4327: were held.100+150 persons attended in person.
 4328: 
 4329: ### `Jun 2001` - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo, BSD BoF
 4330: 
 4331: *June 7 2001, Chiba, Japan*
 4332: 
 4333: [http://www.interop.jp/](http://www.interop.jp/)
 4334: 
 4335: On June 7th, 2001, a BSD BoF was held as one of the night sessions at
 4336: [NetWorld+Interop Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/). Over 300 people
 4337: attended in person, 50-100 people attended over IRC (volunteers typed
 4338: the discussions to a couple of IRC channels), and 828 clients watched
 4339: the discussion over RealVideo transmission. Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino
 4340: wrote up a [summary of the BSD BoF at NetWorld+Interop
 4341: Tokyo](events/interop-tokyo-2001.html).
 4342: 
 4343: ### `May 2001` - Wakefield 2001
 4344: 
 4345: *May 19-20, 2001, Wakefield, UK*
 4346: 
 4347: There was a NetBSD stand at the Wakefield Acorn / RiscOS show. The
 4348: Wakefield show was more of an ARM biased show, so there was a
 4349: [NetBSD/arm26](../ports/arm26/) and [NetBSD/arm32](../ports/arm32/)
 4350: slant to the NetBSD stand. The stand featured machines running NetBSD,
 4351: and CD-ROMS of the NetBSD system with some additional pre-built packages
 4352: and a copy of the NetBSD web site on them. Also at the show Chris
 4353: Gilbert gave a talk about NetBSD.
 4354: 
 4355: ### `Apr 2001` - Comdex Spring 2001
 4356: 
 4357: *April 2-5, 2001, Chicago, IL*
 4358: 
 4359: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
 4360: 
 4361: NetBSD had a booth at [Comdex](http://www.comdex.com/) Spring 2001. A
 4362: [short summary](events/comdex-spring-2001.html) of NetBSD at Comdex
 4363: Spring is available.
 4364: 
 4365: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
 4366: 
 4367: ### `Feb 2001` - Open Source Matsuri 2001 in Akihabara
 4368: 
 4369: *February 10-11, 2001, Tokyo, Japan*
 4370: 
 4371: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) had a
 4372: [booth](http://www.voj.toda.saitama.jp/photo/OpenSource2001/) with SONY
 4373: NEWS,Sun Ultra1,DEC VAX station,Sega DreamCast,Mac SE/30, Sharp
 4374: X68030,Mac G4Qube,iBook,NEC MobileGearII,
 4375: [PEACE](http://chiharu.hauN.ORG/peace/) and [umidi/utoro
 4376: demo](http://utoro.imou.to/) with 7000 attendances. Held a Presentation
 4377: & a tutorial about NetBSD by jun@NetBSD.org. [[Reports on
 4378: jp.NetBSD.org](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/event/20010210OSF/)]
 4379: 
 4380: ### `Jan 2001` - LinuxWorld Expo 2001
 4381: 
 4382: *January 30-February 2, 2001, New York City, USA*
 4383: 
 4384: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
 4385: 
 4386: The NetBSD Project shared a stand with [Wasabi
 4387: Systems](http://www.wasabisystems.com/) at LinuxWorld Expo 2001. The
 4388: stand had a variety of different platforms running NetBSD, 1.5 CDs, and
 4389: other swag.
 4390: 
 4391: ### `Dec 2000` - Internet Week 2000
 4392: 
 4393: *December 18-21, 2000, Osaka, Japan*
 4394: 
 4395: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2000/](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2000/)
 4396: 
 4397: There was a [BSD BoF
 4398: session](http://www.unixmagic.org/ml/netbsd/200012/msg00019.html) on Dec
 4399: 19 with 160 attendances, 94 clients via [RealVideo
 4400: G2](http://www.real.com) broadcasting,60 IRC realtime broadcasting
 4401: clients. Talking about The BSD System on 1FDD, USB maniacs from across
 4402: the [BSD magazine](http://www.ascii.co.jp/BSDmag/) editorial room,
 4403: announce from BSDi Japan Office, Users groups in
 4404: JP[[NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/), [OFUG](http://www.ofug.net/),
 4405: [S\*BUG](http://www.bbsbrain.ne.jp/~sbug/),
 4406: [K\*bug](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/), [NBUG](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/),
 4407: [JNUG](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/groups.html#jnug), L\*BUG],
 4408: little red [Daemon-kun](http://www.twin.ne.jp/~minamie/ost/) from The
 4409: Open Source Toys Project, BSD goods present time,and more thinking about
 4410: BSD activity in Japan.
 4411: 
 4412: ### `Dec 2000` - NetBSD 1.5 release
 4413: 
 4414: *December 6, 2000*
 4415: 
 4416: [NetBSD 1.5](../releases/formal-1.5/), the eighth [major
 4417: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
 4418: public.
 4419: 
 4420: ### `Dec 2000` - Usenix Systems Administration Conference (LISA)
 4421: 
 4422: *December 3-8, 2000, New Orleans, LA*
 4423: 
 4424: [http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa2000/](http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa2000/)
 4425: 
 4426: ### `Nov 2000` - NetBSD 1.4.3 release
 4427: 
 4428: *November 25, 2000*
 4429: 
 4430: NetBSD 1.4.3, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4431: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
 4432: announced to the public.
 4433: 
 4434: ### `Nov 2000` - Comdex Fall 2000
 4435: 
 4436: *November 13-17 2000, Las Vegas, NV*
 4437: 
 4438: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
 4439: 
 4440: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Fall 2000. We demonstrated a
 4441: full desktop system running on a Macintosh G4 cube, as well as other
 4442: sundry bits. The cube also appeared on German 3Sat Neues.
 4443: 
 4444: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
 4445: Mission.
 4446: 
 4447: ### `Oct 2000` - Linux Expo Toronto 2000
 4448: 
 4449: *October 30-November 1 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada*
 4450: 
 4451: [http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/](http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/)
 4452: 
 4453: The NetBSD Project had a booth at displaying NetBSD i386 and mac68k -
 4454: T-shirts and 1.4.2 CDs were available. The i386 machine was running an
 4455: automated demo which will soon be available in pkgsrc.
 4456: 
 4457: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission and
 4458: David Maxwell.
 4459: 
 4460: ### `Oct 2000` - RISC OS 2000
 4461: 
 4462: *October 21-22 2000, Epsom, England*
 4463: 
 4464: [http://www.armclub.org.uk/shows/riscos/](http://www.armclub.org.uk/shows/riscos/)
 4465: 
 4466: A group of NetBSD enthusiasts were one of the exhibitors at RISC OS
 4467: 2000. They had CD's, leaflets, and a mixture of hardware running NetBSD
 4468: on display. David Brownlee wrote up a report about the [NetBSD stand at
 4469: RISC OS 2000](events/riscos-2000.html).
 4470: 
 4471: ### `Oct 2000` - BSDCon 2000
 4472: 
 4473: *October 14-20 2000, Monterey, CA*
 4474: 
 4475: [http://www.bsdcon.org/](http://www.bsdcon.org/)
 4476: 
 4477: NetBSD had a table at this event, and there were a couple of talks
 4478: spotlighting NetBSD.
 4479: 
 4480: Erik Berls <cyber@NetBSD.org> and Luke Mewburn <lukem@NetBSD.org> gave a
 4481: talk entitled "NetBSD: Platform for the Future". Slides are available at
 4482: [](http://www.mewburn.net/luke/talks/bsdcon-2000/).
 4483: 
 4484: Also, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino gave a talk on NetBSD 1.5. A transcript
 4485: is available at
 4486: [](ftp://ftp.itojun.org/pub/paper/itojun-bsdcon2000-netbsd15.ps.gz).
 4487: 
 4488: ### `Oct 2000` - Atlanta Linux Showcase
 4489: 
 4490: *October 12-14 2000, Atlanta, GA*
 4491: 
 4492: [http://www.linuxshowcase.org/](http://www.linuxshowcase.org/)
 4493: 
 4494: The NetBSD Project ran a booth at this event, showcasing NetBSD on
 4495: non-PC platforms (primarily the Mac G4 cube). Some unfortunate bugs were
 4496: fixed onsite.
 4497: 
 4498: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
 4499: 
 4500: ### `Aug 2000` - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo
 4501: 
 4502: *August 14-17 2000, San Jose, CA*
 4503: 
 4504: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
 4505: 
 4506: There was a BSD BoF session on Wednesday August 16th. In the September
 4507: 2000 issue, Daemon News published an
 4508: [article](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200009/linuxworld-2000.html) on
 4509: the BSD presence at LinuxWorld 2000.
 4510: 
 4511: ### `Jul 2000` - O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2000
 4512: 
 4513: *July 17-20, 2000, Monterey, CA*
 4514: 
 4515: http://conferences.oreilly.com/oscon2000/
 4516: 
 4517: NetBSD had a table at the O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2000.
 4518: Also, there was a session called the "Future of the BSDs", presented by
 4519: a group that included Charles Hannum from NetBSD.
 4520: 
 4521: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
 4522: 
 4523: ### `Jul 2000` - Comdex Canada 2000
 4524: 
 4525: *July 12-14 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada*
 4526: 
 4527: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Canada 2000 at which T-shirts
 4528: and 1.4.2 CDs were available. There are some photos of [the screen,
 4529: showing the bktr display](../images/events/20000712-1.jpg), NetBSD
 4530: developers [David Maxwell (left) and D'Arcy Cain
 4531: (right)](../images/events/20000712-2.jpg), and helpers [Carol Cain, and
 4532: Robert Waters](../images/events/20000712-3.jpg). We also have pictures
 4533: of another [User Friendly visitor](../images/events/booth_puppy.jpg).
 4534: 
 4535: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall, The NetBSD
 4536: Mission and David Maxwell.
 4537: 
 4538: ### `Jul 2000` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
 4539: 
 4540: *July 1 2000, Tokyo Japan*
 4541: 
 4542: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting2.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting2.html)
 4543: 
 4544: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting, and a NetBSD BoF
 4545: followed.
 4546: 
 4547: ### `Jun 2000` - LinuxTag 2000
 4548: 
 4549: *June 29-July 2 2000, Stuttgart, Germany*
 4550: 
 4551: http://www.linuxtag.org/2000/english/
 4552: 
 4553: A group of \*BSD enthusiasts organized a \*BSD booth at [LinuxTag
 4554: 2000](http://www.linuxtag.org/2000/english/), which, among many other
 4555: things, included a variety of boxes showcasing NetBSD. Christian
 4556: Weisgerber has written a [summary](events/linuxtag-2000.html) about his
 4557: experiences at LinuxTag 2000, as one both manning the \*BSD booth and
 4558: giving a talk.
 4559: 
 4560: ### `Jun 2000` - Usenix Annual Technical Conference
 4561: 
 4562: *June 21-22 2000, San Diego, CA*
 4563: 
 4564: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/)
 4565: 
 4566: NetBSD had a presence at the [Usenix Annual Technical
 4567: Conference](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/) in 2000. Most
 4568: notably, Charles Hannum gave a talk about NetBSD, William Studenmund
 4569: gave a [technical session on
 4570: DMFS](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/studenmund.html)
 4571: (Data Migration File System) for NetBSD, Chuck Silvers gave a [technical
 4572: session on
 4573: UBC](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/silvers.html)
 4574: (an efficient United I/O and Memory Caching Subsystem for NetBSD), and
 4575: Jun-ichiro Hagino gave a [technical session on mbuf changes in
 4576: KAME/\*BSD IPv6
 4577: support](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/hagino.html).
 4578: There was also a BSD BoF which included people kicking around beach
 4579: balls emblazoned with "NetBSD support: it's not hot air anymore" in
 4580: reference to the launch of [Wasabi
 4581: Systems](http://www.wasabisystems.com/).
 4582: 
 4583: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The Usenix Association and
 4584: The NetBSD Mission.
 4585: 
 4586: ### `Jun 2000` - German Unix User Group spring '00 meeting
 4587: 
 4588: *June 14-16 2000, Cologne, Germany*
 4589: 
 4590: [http://www.guug.de/](http://www.guug.de/)
 4591: 
 4592: NetBSD was represented at the spring meeting of the [German Unix User
 4593: Group](http://www.guug.de/). Ignatios Souvatzis gave a presentation
 4594: about experiences with IPv6 using NetBSD.
 4595: 
 4596: ### `Jun 2000` - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo
 4597: 
 4598: *June 8 2000, Chiba, Japan*
 4599: 
 4600: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/admin-ja/200005/msg00015.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/admin-ja/200005/msg00015.html)
 4601: 
 4602: A joint \*BSD users group BOF was held. Jordan Hubbard and Warner Losh
 4603: (of FreeBSD) joined and gave us a talk. BOF session covering various
 4604: \*BSD followed.
 4605: 
 4606: ### `Apr 2000` - Comdex Spring 2000
 4607: 
 4608: *April 17-20 2000, Chicago, IL*
 4609: 
 4610: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
 4611: 
 4612: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
 4613: Mission.
 4614: 
 4615: ### `Apr 2000` - Linux Expo
 4616: 
 4617: *April 10-12 2000, Montreal, Quebec, Canada*
 4618: 
 4619: [http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/](http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/)
 4620: 
 4621: The NetBSD Project had a booth displaying NetBSD i386, hpcmips, and
 4622: mmeye at this event in Montreal, Canada. T-shirts, 1.4.1, 1.4.2, and
 4623: snapshot CDs were available.
 4624: 
 4625: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
 4626: 
 4627: ### `Mar 2000` - DECUS Munich
 4628: 
 4629: *March 29, 2000, Munich, Germany*
 4630: 
 4631: [http://www.decus.de/](http://www.decus.de/)
 4632: 
 4633: Ignatios Souvatzis talked about NetBSD news and experiences with IPv6 on
 4634: NetBSD at the DECUS Munich Symposium in Bonn.
 4635: 
 4636: ### `Mar 2000` - NetBSD 1.4.2 release
 4637: 
 4638: *March 19, 2000*
 4639: 
 4640: NetBSD 1.4.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4641: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
 4642: announced to the public.
 4643: 
 4644: ### `Feb 2000` - Linux Expo
 4645: 
 4646: *February 1-3 2000, Paris, France*
 4647: 
 4648: [http://www.linuxexpoparis.com/](http://www.linuxexpoparis.com/)
 4649: 
 4650: There was a BSD BoF at the New York Linuxworld on Thursday, February
 4651: 3rd.
 4652: 
 4653: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
 4654: 
 4655: ### `Dec 1999` - Internet Week 1999
 4656: 
 4657: *December 18 1999, Yokohama, Japan*
 4658: 
 4659: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw99/](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw99/)
 4660: 
 4661: There was a [BSD BoF session](http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/iw99/) on
 4662: Dec 18.
 4663: 
 4664: ### `Dec 1999` - The Bazaar
 4665: 
 4666: *December 14-16 1999, New York City, NY*
 4667: 
 4668: The NetBSD Project had two kiosks at "The Bazaar" in New York City at
 4669: the Javits Center. We demoed NetBSD on several hardware platforms, and
 4670: provided live video from the show floor via a [Brains, Inc. mmEye video
 4671: server](http://www.brains.co.jp/).
 4672: 
 4673: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
 4674: 
 4675: ### `Nov 1999` - Comdex Fall 1999
 4676: 
 4677: *November 15-19 1999, Las Vegas, NV*
 4678: 
 4679: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
 4680: 
 4681: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Fall 1999. We had 1.4.1 CD
 4682: sets, sample CDs, demo machines, and a few surprises.
 4683: 
 4684: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
 4685: Mission.
 4686: 
 4687: ### `Nov 1999` - Open Source Matsuri99 in Akihabara
 4688: 
 4689: *November 12-13, 1999, Akihabara, Tokyo*
 4690: 
 4691: Japan NetBSD Users' Group ran a booth at Open Source Matsuri'99 in
 4692: Akihabara ("Matsuri" is Japanese word for "Festival"). We had demo
 4693: machines and short Presentation with NetBSD/hpcmips.
 4694: 
 4695: ### `Oct 1999` - Atlanta Linux Showcase 1999
 4696: 
 4697: *October 14-16, 1999, Atlanta, GA*
 4698: 
 4699: [http://www.linuxshowcase.org/1999/](http://www.linuxshowcase.org/1999/)
 4700: 
 4701: The NetBSD Project ran a booth at the Atlanta Linux Showcase. 1.4.1 CD
 4702: sets and T-shirts were on sale.
 4703: 
 4704: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
 4705: 
 4706: ### `Oct 1999` - BSD Social Event in Berlin
 4707: 
 4708: *October 9-10, 1999*
 4709: 
 4710: ### `Aug 1999` - NetBSD 1.4.1 release
 4711: 
 4712: *August 26, 1999*
 4713: 
 4714: NetBSD 1.4.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4715: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
 4716: announced to the public.
 4717: 
 4718: ### `Jul 1999` - Wizards of OS \#1
 4719: 
 4720: *July 16-17, 1999, Berlin, Germany*
 4721: 
 4722: Patrick M. Hausen talked about FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD at the Free
 4723: Software Projects panel of the Wizards of OS conference.
 4724: 
 4725: ### `Jun 1999` - LinuxTag '99
 4726: 
 4727: *June 26-27, 1999, Kaiserslautern, Germany*
 4728: 
 4729: [http://www.linuxtag.org/1999/](http://www.linuxtag.org/1999/)
 4730: 
 4731: The NetBSD Project attended LinuxTag '99 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. We
 4732: exhibited a NetBSD/arm32 system running on a DNARD, and demonstrated the
 4733: package system.
 4734: 
 4735: ### `Jun 1999` - Usenix '99
 4736: 
 4737: *June 6-11, 1999, Monterey, CA*
 4738: 
 4739: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix99/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix99/)
 4740: 
 4741: The NetBSD foundation attended the USENIX Annual Technical Conference in
 4742: Monterey, CA. There was a Birds of a Feather session on Tuesday 8, 8pm -
 4743: 10pm, and an exhibition booth featuring many different platforms. There
 4744: is also a [full report](events/usenix1999.html) available.
 4745: 
 4746: ### `Mar 1999` - German Unix User Group spring '99 meeting
 4747: 
 4748: *March 16-19, 1999, Germany*
 4749: 
 4750: [http://www.guug.de/](http://www.guug.de/)
 4751: 
 4752: During the spring meeting of the [German Unix User
 4753: Group](http://www.guug.de/) (GUUG), NetBSD was mentioned in two talks
 4754: held by [Dr. Alexandre
 4755: Wennmacher](http://www.uni-koeln.de/math-nat-fak/geomet/geo/mitarbeiter/mitarb/aw.html).
 4756: The first described security through file flags and the second was about
 4757: checkpointing in userspace.
 4758: 
 4759: At the \*BSD BoF, Hubert Feyrer explained the changes made in the
 4760: Packages System to what was taken from FreeBSD, Christoph Badura
 4761: answered general NetBSD questions.
 4762: 
 4763: ### `May 1999` - NetBSD 1.4 release
 4764: 
 4765: *May 12, 1999*
 4766: 
 4767: [NetBSD 1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), the seventh [major
 4768: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
 4769: public.
 4770: 
 4771: ### `Dec 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.3 release
 4772: 
 4773: *December 23, 1998*
 4774: 
 4775: NetBSD 1.3.3, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4776: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
 4777: announced to the public.
 4778: 
 4779: ### `Aug 1998` - Open Source Developer Day
 4780: 
 4781: *August 21, 1998, San Jose, CA*
 4782: 
 4783: The NetBSD Project was proud to be a partner with O'Reilly and
 4784: Associates for its Open Source Developer Day, held at the Fairmont Hotel
 4785: in San Jose, CA.
 4786: 
 4787: ### `Jun 1998` - Usenix freenix track
 4788: 
 4789: *June 15-19, 1998, New Orleans, LA*
 4790: 
 4791: [FREENIX](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix98/freenix/),
 4792: the freely redistributable software track, was held at
 4793: [Usenix](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix98/).
 4794: FREENIX was intended to be a showcase for the latest developments and
 4795: interesting applications in freely redistributable software including
 4796: NetBSD, FreeBSD, Linux, OpenBSD, GNU and Samba.
 4797: 
 4798: ### `May 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.2 release
 4799: 
 4800: *May 29, 1998*
 4801: 
 4802: NetBSD 1.3.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4803: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
 4804: announced to the public.
 4805: 
 4806: ### `Apr 1998` - MTT '98 "Magic Days Trier"
 4807: 
 4808: *April 25-26, 1998, Germany*
 4809: 
 4810: The Amiga1 user group held another MTT.
 4811: 
 4812: ### `Mar 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.1 release
 4813: 
 4814: *March 9, 1998*
 4815: 
 4816: NetBSD 1.3.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4817: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
 4818: released.
 4819: 
 4820: ### `Jan 1998` - NetBSD 1.3 release
 4821: 
 4822: *January 4, 1998*
 4823: 
 4824: [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.5/), the sixth [major
 4825: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
 4826: public.
 4827: 
 4828: ### `May 1997` - NetBSD 1.2.1 release
 4829: 
 4830: *May 20, 1997*
 4831: 
 4832: NetBSD 1.2.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
 4833: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.2](../releases/formal-1.2/), was
 4834: announced to the public.
 4835: 
 4836: ### `Apr 1997` - MTT '97 "Magic Days Trier"
 4837: 
 4838: *April 19-20, 1997, Germany*
 4839: 
 4840: A NetBSD-1.2.1/Amiga preview, running on a DraCo and (after installing
 4841: it live over ARCnet) on an Amiga 3000, was presented by Jürgen Schmitz
 4842: and Ignatios Souvatzis at the MTT '97.
 4843: 
 4844: ### `Apr 1997` - DECUS Munich
 4845: 
 4846: *April 17, 1997, Bonn, Germany*
 4847: 
 4848: Ignatios Souvatzis presented a talk about *NetBSD on Digital Hardware*
 4849: at the [DECUS Munich](http://www.decus.de/) Symposium in Bonn.
 4850: 
 4851: ### `Jan 1997` - Anaheim Usenix Birds of a Feather
 4852: 
 4853: *January 14, 1997, Anaheim, CA*
 4854: 
 4855: NetBSD hosted a Birds of a Feather at the Usenix conference which was
 4856: held in Anaheim California. Christos Zoulas spoke about the current
 4857: state, goals and future directions of the project, while Paul
 4858: Kranenburg, Aaron Brown and Chris Demetriou answered questions about the
 4859: sparc and the alpha ports respectively.

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