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DevConf.us 2018 is the 1st annual, free, Red Hat sponsored technology conference for community project and professional contributors to Free and Open Source technologies held at the Boston University in the historic city of Boston, USA.

When: Friday, August 17 to Sunday, August 19, 2018

Venue: Boston University, George Sherman Union Building
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Saturday, August 18 • 2:50pm - 3:25pm
Auto-configuration using only 'make'

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Auto-configuration is an important part in building many open source projects. This session describes a simple make-only auto-configuration mechanism that is significantly faster than auto-tools and performs at least as well as tools such as Meson/Ninja. It will illustrate it with a variety of projects, including SPICE.

After this session, attendees should be able to use this make-only build system to accelerate the build of their projects, and to contribute it in order to make it more feature-complete and even more comfortable for developers as well as maintainers.

Speakers
avatar for Christophe de Dinechin

Christophe de Dinechin

SPICE developer at Red Hat, founder of the Tao3D project, Red Hat
Christophe works on SPICE and 3D virtualization at Red Hat. He's passionate about 3D, virtualization and programming languages. His GitHub page is http://github.com/c3d.


Saturday August 18, 2018 2:50pm - 3:25pm
East Balcony Boston University, George Sherman Union Building

Attendees (26)