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UbuConLA 2017 Summit Summary

These are my notes about UbuconLA, a bit of social activities and thoughts on the talks related to the snappy ecosystem. Arriving I left late on thursday for a planned night arrival into Lima, Leo was going to be arriving around 2 hours earlier than me flying in from Costa Rica. Once the plane I was on coming from Cordoba, Argentina landed into Lima I got onto an ad-hoc telegram group we had created and mentioned that I had landed and discovered Leo was still trying to Uber out of there. ...

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The Snapcraft Parts Ecosystem

Today I am going to be discussing parts. This is one of the pillars of snapcraft (together with plugins and the lifecycle). For those not familiar, this is snapcraft’s general purpose landing page, http://snapcraft.io/ but if you are a developer and have already been introduced to this new world of snaps, you probably want to just go and hop on to http://snapcraft.io/create/ If you go over this snapcraft tour you will notice the many uses of parts and start to wonder how to get started or think that maybe you are duplicating work done by others, or even better, maybe an upstream. ...