March 6-8, 2018 - Sonoma, CA
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Wednesday, March 7 • 4:20pm - 4:50pm
Change - Darren Hart, VMware

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Just about everything we do as developers can be considered creating change. While it is only natural for us to focus on the details of the specific domain, project, feature, or file that we are working on -  the changes we create impact much more. From the broader project, to internal release management, to unknown products around the globe, we have a responsibility to create our changes in a way that considers this bigger picture. Darren discusses the concept of structured changes in the context of revision control best practices, drawing from his own experience as a contributor, maintainer, and open source mentor. He will share examples and counter examples, and discuss the specific ways in which following these best practices benefits your company as well as the broader open source project you are contributing to.


Darren Hart

Director, VMware
Darren has been involved in and around the Linux kernel since 2003, focusing on embedded platform enabling, real-time, and safety critical applications. He has maintained the Linux kernel x86 platform drivers since 2014. Darren is the Director of VMware's Open Source Technology C... Read More →

Wednesday March 7, 2018 4:20pm - 4:50pm
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