UbuconEU Sintra 2019 speaker: Martin Wimpress
Passionate open source advocate, Linux 🐧 enthusiast & podcaster 🎤 Lives in 🇬🇧 with his wife & daughter. Software engineer ⌨️ and developer advocate 👨🏫 employed by Canonical to work on Snapcraft and Ubuntu. Makes bad videos on YouTube 📺 and is project lead for Ubuntu MATE 💪
The history behind creating snaps and the universal app store for Linux.
This talk reveals the history and lessons learnt from fifteen years of delivering software to users and devices at Ubuntu. We explain our past endeavours, including what worked and what didn’t, and how we applied that experience to create snaps, their capabilities, tooling and features that target both developers, users and IoT devices.
Ask me anything about snaps and Snapcraft
As a developer advocate for snaps and Snapcraft spend a lot of time answering questions from developers and users. I'm sure the Ubuntu community have got questions of their own and valuable feedback too. This is your opportunity to get answers to your questions and share your feedback directly with the Snapcraft team.