Advancing container support in Debian
Speaker: Tim Potter
Type: Talk (20 mins)
Room: Menzies 9
Time: Jul 07 (Thu), 11:10
Containers and related technologies have emerged (or re-emerged depending on your point of view) as both a complement and substitute to virtualisation. The Debian Go Packaging Team has been hard at work packaging the latest releases of Docker, Kubernetes and Rocket to ensure that the Debian community can use DFSG-compliant versions of. This talk will discuss that challenges of packaging software in the Go language and show how containerisation actually plays to Debian's strengths as a stable, free and unencumbered operating system.