Project

General

Profile

OsmoDevCon2013 » History » Version 38

laforge, 02/19/2016 10:47 PM

1 1 laforge
[[PageOutline]]
2
3
This page is used to plan and coordinate regarding the Osmocom Developer Conference 2013
4
5
= Osmocom Developer Conference 2013 =
6
7
Ths Osmocom Developer Conference 2013 ([wiki:OsmoDevCon2013]) is an event '''by project members for project members'''.
8
As such, the primary audience is people who have been contributing to the project.
9
10 2 laforge
It is '''not targetted at users'''.
11 1 laforge
12
Attendance requires registration (see below) and notification of acceptance.  There number of participants
13
is limited to about 20.
14
15
== When ==
16
17 37 laforge
'''April 4 through April 7, 2013'''. This is Thursday through Sunday, to ensure people with regular day jobs
18 1 laforge
don't have to take off four but only two days.
19
20 37 laforge
Time: We will '''start at 10am''' in the morning, will take '''lunch break from 1pm to 3pm''' and have an open
21
end at night.  We have a key to IN-Berlin to come and go as we please.
22
23 1 laforge
== Where ==
24
25 37 laforge
In the rooms of [http://www.in-berlin.de/ IN-Berlin e.V.], Lehrter Str. 53, 10557 Berlin, Germany, the Universe.
26 1 laforge
27
The meeting / seminar / conference room at IN-Berlin is located on ground floor and has windows facing east.
28
In front of those windows is a road + sidewalk which is directly in north-south direction,
29
i.e. it may be possible to set up some (GPS, Thuraya, etc.) antennas on the sidewalk, if required.
30
Some kind of pole+stand is required, though.
31
32
== Format ==
33
34
The format of this workshop is not formal lectures/talks.  It's more like "guided discussions", i.e. there are
35
topics and each topic will get an "owner" who should introduce the topic and lead the discussion related to it.
36
37
== Who ==
38
39
(if you want to attend, please add your name below ASAP, no later than March 5):
40
41 6 laforge
=== Confirmed ===
42 22 laforge
 1. laforge
43
 1. zecke
44
 1. tnt
45
 1. peter
46
 1. tobias
47
 1. nion (possibly not all the time)
48
 1. roch (possibly just one day)
49
 1. hopscotch
50
 1. chemeris
51
 1. kluchnikov
52
 1. strebe
53
 1. Max Suraev
54
 1. steve-m
55
 1. hoernchen
56
 1. dieter
57
 1. horizon
58
 1. jean-samuel
59
 1. dmitry
60 25 laforge
 1. jolly
61 26 laforge
 1. tk
62 27 laforge
 1. pablo
63 1 laforge
64
== Schedule ==
65
66
TBD.  We will get one key to the rooms and will be permitted access 24 hours per day.
67
68
We intend to start at 10am on Thursday, and finish around 5pm on Sunday.
69 2 laforge
70 10 laforge
=== Talks/Discussions ===
71
72
||osmo-pcu status/presentation (for those who haven't used it yet)||jolly?||
73
||osmo-sdr hardware + misc software news / update (maybe separate)||Hopscotch, Horizon?||
74 36 laforge
||OsmocomBB based transceiver||jolly||
75
||OpenBTS/OpenBSC integration strategies||jolly/laforge||
76 1 laforge
||openbsc subscriber management||peter||
77 31 sylvain
||Osmo-GMR: News||tnt+spaar||
78 19 laforge
79
=== 15min short talks ===
80
||libosmosim: SIM/USIM parsing/encoding toolkit||laforge||
81
||xgoldmon: Interface Samsung X-GOLD with GSMTAP+Wireshark||tobias||
82 24 laforge
||Qualcomm Diag to GSMTAP||spaar||
83 19 laforge
||libosmocore logging framework changes||laforge||
84
||A5/3 implementation overview||max||
85 1 laforge
||UmTRX status update||chemeris||
86 24 laforge
||CPRI + OBSAI Technology||spaar||
87 31 sylvain
||fosphor: quick intro||tnt||
88 1 laforge
||Epiphany LLVM backend||Hoernchen||
89 31 sylvain
||multi-rx update||horizon||
90 36 laforge
||Osmocom hosting / backup strategy||zecke, laforge||
91 10 laforge
92
=== Workshop / Hacking ===
93
94 11 laforge
 * fixing osmo-sgsn (TLLI issues, persistent MM context, msgb ownership)
95
 * Brainstorming + kick-off for custom Calypso PCB
96
 * make GSMTAPv3 less vaporware?
97
 * OsmoCOS (card-OS) code sprint
98
 * openbsc database code and schema changes
99
 * OpenSMSC code sprint
100 31 sylvain
 * Osmo-GMR GmPRS signal demod
101
 * GSM channel coding merge session
102 10 laforge
103 2 laforge
=== Avoiding dehydration during the day ===
104
105
IN-Berlin has a fridge with a selection of cold beverages (lemonades, club mate, water, beers) available to be purchased
106
at extremely low prices (about 1 EUR / bottle).  There are tea and coffee-making facilities.  They also carry some candy-bar
107
type snacks.  There are several supermarkets within walking distance from the venue, if you'd like to bring your own.
108
109
=== Lunch ===
110 1 laforge
111 2 laforge
Lunch catering will be brought into IN-Berlin every day.  Sponsoring for this will be provided by [http://sysmocom.de/ sysmocom GmbH].
112 1 laforge
113 36 laforge
||Thursday||Baecker Schnell||Cold cuts, Salad, Pastries||
114 33 laforge
||Friday||Indian (Aapka)||Eggplant with almonds and cashew nuts in mild sauce, grilled chicken in butter tomato sauce and mutton with fresh champignons, basmati rice, bhatura & naan bread||
115 34 laforge
||Saturday||Seerose||Vegetarian buffet, TBD||
116 36 laforge
||Sunday||?||TBD, most likely traaditional german food with lots of meat (sorry Andreas)||
117 33 laforge
118 2 laforge
=== Dinner ===
119
120
Last year there were some complaints that dinner was not organized.  Even if there is no sponsoring, it would have been useful to
121
at least have some reservations.  We will take this recommendation and organize something.
122 1 laforge
123 38 laforge
||Day||Type of food||Where (from/to)||
124
||Thursday||Pizza||Pizza delivery 50m from IN-Berlin||
125
||Friday||Sandwiches or Restaurant||?||
126
||Saturday||Sandwiches or Restaurant||?||
127
128 1 laforge
== Travel ==
129
130
=== Airports ===
131
Berlin has two active airports during OsmoDevCon2013: Tegel (TXL) and Schoenefeld (SXF).  TXL is closer to the venue.
132
133
=== Train ===
134
135
You can take long distance trains to ''Berlin Hauptbahnhof'' (main station), which is only 15mins walking (or 3 bus stops) from the venue.
136
137
=== Public Transport ===
138
139
Check http://www.bvg.de/ for maps, fares, etc.
140
141
=== Car ===
142
143
There is some public parking in Lehrter Str., where IN-Berlin is located, but it is quite crowded.  Parking your car might
144
not be easy, but not as bad as at C-Base last year.
145
146
== Accomodation ==
147
148
Berlin has tons of options, from very cheap to plush and expensive.  Pick your favourite.
149
150
The closest low-end option in walking distance (about 7 mins) is the [http://www.aohostels.com/en/berlin/berlin-hauptbahnhof/ A&O Hostel Berlin-Hauptbahnhof].
151
152
A more expensive alternative within 15 minutes of walking is [http://www.motel-one.com/en/hotels/berlin/hotel-berlin-hauptbahnhof/#t=hotelinfo Motel One Berlin-Hauptbahnhof]
153
154
== Spectrum License ==
155
156 36 laforge
We have ARFCN 874 and 877 from the 1st to the 15th. BNetzA has been super speedy. Paid by [http://sysmocom.de/ sysmocom].
157 1 laforge
158
== Minutes ==
159
160
TBD
161
162
== Video recordings ==
163
164
TBD
165 8 laforge
166
== Who brings what kind of equipment/supplies? ==
167
||Qty||Description||Who||
168
||-||Coffee, Coffee Filters||laforge||
169
||-||Milk (for coffee)||laforge||
170
171
=== Technical Equipment ===
172
||Qty||Description||Who||
173
||3||power strips with 10 outlets||laforge||
174
||1||Fan-less 16-port Ethernet switch for main table||laforge||
175
||plenty||Ethernet cabling in various length||laforge||
176
||1||Duct Tape||laforge||
177
||?||sysmoBTS||laforge/zecke||
178 1 laforge
||1||16port Modem Rack||laforge||
179 16 ipse
||?||sysmoSIM-GR1||zecke||
180 8 laforge
||?||UmTRX||chemeris||
181
182
== TODO ==
183
184
 * Reservations and/or catering for Dinner
Add picture from clipboard (Maximum size: 48.8 MB)