Platinum D

Linux Plumbers Conference 2017 BoF Sessions

Proposals for this room

* Move your routing inside container

You will learn about the benefits of moving all your routing from the host machine to a container running on the host.
BoFs 04/12/2017
Marian Marinov

* Overview and Feedback of ARM EBBR

Overview and feedback session on ARM Embedded Base Boot Requirements (EBBR)
BoFs 08/09/2017
Grant Likely

* Zero-copy Receive for virtio-net/vhost devices

Leverage receive-side steering abilities of modern high speed network cards to implement zero-copy receive for virtio-net and vhost. (slides)
BoFs 09/13/2017
Kalman Meth

Linux Plumbers Conference 2017 Refereed Talks

Proposals for this room

* TPM software stack status: device driver to event driven applications

In this talk Jarkko Sakkinen & Philip Tricca give overview and status report on current TPM2 software stack development from kernel to user space applications.
Refereed Presentations 05/05/2017
philip tricca

* LIve (Kernel) Patching: future development

The purpose of this talk is to describe status quo of the Live Kernel Patching implementation and identify future steps needed to improve the implementation (slides)
Refereed Presentations 05/05/2017
Jiri Kosina

* Commit Rights in the DRM Subsystem

New lessons learned after handin out even more commit rights. (slides)
Refereed Presentations 03/29/2017
Daniel Vetter


Redesigning the memory NUMA abstraction taking into account new memory technologies where inter node distance will no longer be the only deciding factor for memory allocation and placement. (slides)
Refereed Presentations 04/25/2017
Anshuman Khandual

* userfaultfd: post-copy VM migration and beyond

userfaultfd: current features and limitations and future development (slides)
Refereed Presentations 05/13/2017
Mike Rapoport

* Reader/writer Range Locking

Discuss features and design of a fair, sleepable range reader/writer lock for the linux kernel. (slides)
Refereed Presentations 05/06/2017
Davidlohr Bueso

* User space contiguous memory allocation for DMA

A discussion of approaches to obtain contiguous memory in user space for DMA including a POSIX conformant mmap API (slides)
Refereed Presentations 05/04/2017
Guy Shattah, Christoph Lameter

* ZUFS - Zero-copy (Low Latency) User-mode FS

A new interface for a new bread of User-mode filesystems that require extremely Low-Latency, synchronous, NUMA aware, DAX capable FileSystems. (slides)
Refereed Presentations 05/13/2017
Boaz Harrosh

* FB modifiers (supporting end-to-end graphics compression)

Summarize the design and challenges in implementing end to end lossless compression in the graphics stack. (slides)
Refereed Presentations 05/11/2017
Ben Widawsky

* Power Management Challenges in Linux

There are still challenges facing Linux power management developers in both system-wide and working-state PM areas. (slides)
Refereed Presentations 04/22/2017
Rafael Wysocki

* Managing the impact of growing CPU register state on the user ABI

Extending the user/kernel ABI to cope with increasingly large and numerous CPU registers turns out to be non-trivial, yet CPU architectures are already evolving to require it. How do we minimise ABI breakage? (slides)
Refereed Presentations 05/04/2017
Dave Martin

* Supporting newer toolchains in the kernel

A few years ago, things were "easy": There was gcc and binutils. Now we have gcc, clang, binutils, lld, and more. (slides)
Refereed Presentations 05/06/2017
Bernhard Rosenkraenzer