European BSD conference - 2009 in Cambridge - early bird registration still open (fwd)

Robert Watson rwatson at
Thu Aug 27 10:47:23 UTC 2009

Dear FreeBSD advocacy folks: please forward out the EuroBSDCon 2009 
announcement to local European (and other) BSD / UNIX / Linux user group 
mailing lists, and I hope to see you in Cambridge :-).

Robert N M Watson
Computer Laboratory
University of Cambridge

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Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2009 11:44:18 +0100 (BST)
From: Robert Watson <rwatson at>
To: announce at
Subject: European BSD conference - 2009 in Cambridge - early bird registration
     still open

Dear all:

I hope to welcome you to Cambridge, UK this September for EuroBSDCon 2009! We 
have an exciting set of talks and tutorials, and will be announcing further 
invited talks over the next few weeks.  Early bird registration remains open 
until 2 September.  See you here!

Robert Watson
FreeBSD Project

   EuroBSDcon 2009
   Friday 18th - Sunday 20th September,
   University of Cambridge, UK

   A day of tutorials followed by 2 days of conference talks
   covering a wide variety of BSD related topics. This is the
   European BSD Community's annual event to meet, share and
   interact across the projects and between friends.

   Covering areas from networking to security, big systems
   and complex environments, ports to LVM, geom and kqueue,
   this year's line up also features:
        * ISC and *BSD
        * OpenBSD malloc
        * Kirk McKusick's FreeBSD 8.0
        * NetBSD's LVM
        * faster packets in OpenBSD
        * How FreeBSD finds oil
        * Wireless Mesh networks
        * and more,

   The current talk list and draft schedule:
   Final talks will be announced by early September.

   The conference dinner takes place on Saturday evening and is
   sponsored by iXsystems. Thanks to conference sponsors The
   FreeBSD Foundation, iXsystems, Google, NetApp &, Exonetric.

   Discounted Early Bird registration runs until 2nd
   September. Book your place now at:

   Final programme may be subject to alteration. EuroBSDcon
   is a not-for-profit event open to everyone so please help
   spread the word online and offline. Thanks for reading!

   If you're interested enough to read this far, you can sign up for
   future announcements about EuroBSDcons by sending an email to
   eurobsdcon-announce-subscribe at . Your address
   will only be used to contact you about European BSD events.

   EuroBSDcon 2009 : September 18-20th, Cambridge, England.

   Book your tickets here:

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