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DevConf.cz 2018 is the 10th annual, free, Red Hat sponsored community conference for developers, admins, DevOps engineers, testers, documentation writers and other contributors to open source technologies such as Linux, Middleware, Virtualization, Storage, Cloud and mobile where FLOSS communities sync, share, and hack on upstream projects together in the beautiful city of Brno, Czech Republic.

When: Friday, January 26 to Sunday, January 28, 2018

Venue: Faculty of Information Technology (VUT FIT - Božetěchova 2, Brno)


  • Friday 17:15: at the venue there will be a surprise show, stick around!
  • Saturday 19:00: the social event starts at Fleda Club. TICKET IS REQUIRED. Tickets will be distributed each day at check-in. First come, first serve.
  • Sunday 17:00: there will be many prizes given away at the closing session.
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Friday, January 26 • 3:00pm - 3:53pm
Flatpaking your app for fame and fortune POPULAR

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"Flatpak is a new cross-distribution, sandboxing deployment mechanism
for desktop applications. This talk will explain how you, as an
upstream developer can create a flatpak version of your application,
reaching a large audience and getting a more direct channel to your

The session will start with the basics of building and distributing
flatpaks, and then cover more advanced topics like how to tweak the
sandbox to allow access to the things your app needs, and finally how
you can modify your application to work better when sandboxed without
such access."

avatar for Alexander Larsson

Alexander Larsson

Desktop Developer and gnome guy, Red Hat
Alexander Larsson has worked at Red Hat the last 17 years, working on projects like Gnome, GVfs, Gtk+, and docker. Recently he has spent most of his time working on Flatpak.

Friday January 26, 2018 3:00pm - 3:53pm CET
E-G202 Faculty of Information Technology (VUT FIT)
  Desktop, Presentation