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This will be the second Open Radio Miniconf, this time part build'a'thon, part lightning talks.
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<strong>Welcome to the Linux.conf.au 2015 wiki</strong>
  
There are three specific aims for this coming LCA, the three layers;
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This wiki is provided for those attending linux.conf.au 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand to add information that would be useful for other attendees.
  
1) Build an understanding of radio and build an SDR transceiver to cover an ISM band and the HAM HF bands.
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If you are attending LCA2015 the feel free to add and share information here for the benefit of all delegates.  
  
2) Build an understanding of the software required to Rx and Tx
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To use this wiki, please [[Special:Userlogin|login]] using your ID from http://linux.conf.au<br/>
  
3) Encourage software developers to study existing over the air protocols and start to design new ones.
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That might not sound like a lot, but we still have a big challenge to complete the second goal. The third is obviously ongoing and we hope to be able to help facilitate new works on the ISM and HAM bands.
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==About Linux.conf.au==
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* [http://www.darkmere.gen.nz/2007/0129.html LCA first timers guide ]
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* [[LCA FAQ]] - Frequently asked Questions about the conference
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* [[Payment Info]]
  
Mark VK5QI has decided that his experience with the [http://www.norcalqrp.org/files/Tayloe_mixer_x3a.pdf Tayloe mixer] with [http://www.qsl.net/zl1wtt/I&Q.htm  I&Q] as used in the SoftRocks is firm ground on which to build. He has been inspired by [http://nt7s.com/2014/06/a-prototype-for-a-si5351-based-ssb-rig/ some new SSB project by NT7S], using a newly available DDS, the multiple output [https://www.adafruit.com/search?q=SI5351&b=1 SI5351]. Completing the picture, the controller is the well known [http://arduino.cc/en/Main/arduinoBoardNano Arduino], designed by Massimo Banzi (check the recent [http://soldersmoke.blogspot.com.au/2014/09/soldersmoke-podcast-165-arduinos.html soldersmoke podcast #165]).
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==Information about Auckland and New Zealand==
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* [[Getting to Auckland]] - Flights, VISAs
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* [[Transport|Transport around Auckland]] - Getting from the Airport to the conference and around Auckland
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* [[Location]] - Conference location and area
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* [[Phone and mobile data]]
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* [[Emergency contacts]] - Emergency Services, Hospitals, etc
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* [[Weather]] in Auckland - ☀ ☃ ☂ ☔ ☼
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* [[Arrivals Departures]] - Airport arrivals and departures
  
So moving forward the second prototype is currently on the workbend at Marks QTH. The software stack, while complex can be simplified to using existing applications like [http://w1hkj.com/Fldigi.html FLDIGI] or building the [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GNU_Radio GNU Radio][http://gnuradio.squarespace.com/ stack].
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==Before and after the conference==
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* [[Events before and after the conference]]
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* [[Attractions]] - Tourist attractions around Auckland
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* [[Local Restaurants]]
  
Following on the the how in the now, we need to look forward. Thinking about the existing protocols, the current ways of encoding data on the wire and over the air, we are aiming to approach the design of new over the air protocols.
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==Accommodation==
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* [[Campus accommodation]] - Accommodation options for conference attendees
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* [[Accommodation]] - Accommodation for those who wish stay elsewhere.
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* [[Food options for restricted diets]]
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* [[Internet & Network Access]]
  
We are currently working through the materials for the build'a'thon. Once we are happy with them we will update this page and put an announe here.
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==At the Conference==
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* [[Communication]] methods. - Keeping up with what is happening
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* [[Tutorials]] - 100 minutes on instruction, check what you need before you attend
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* [[Miniconfs]]
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* [[Child care]]
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* [[Partners programme]]
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* [[Shops and Supplies]] - Food and other shops near the venue
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* [[Conference Volunteers]]
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* [[BoF Sessions]] - Arrange a meet with people about a topic
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* [[Internet & Network Access]]
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* [[Lightning talks]] -
  
In the mean time the [http://vk5fj.net/?p=558 CfP is open].
 
  
73 Kim VK5FJ
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== Social stuff ==
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* [[Events at the conference]]
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* [[Unprofessional Delegates Networking Session]]
  
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==Other stuff==
  
== Attendees ==
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* [[Maps]]
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* [[Job Board]]
  
Please add a page for yourself and link it here so we can get an idea of numbers and notify you of updates.
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== Photos and Video from the conference ==
  
* Name - Callsign, if you have one
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* Online Streaming of the conference
 
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* [[Photos]]
- [User:Kim_Hawtin], VK5FJ
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* Official Videos of talks (uploaded as they become available)

Revision as of 11:07, 16 November 2014

Welcome to the Linux.conf.au 2015 wiki

This wiki is provided for those attending linux.conf.au 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand to add information that would be useful for other attendees.

If you are attending LCA2015 the feel free to add and share information here for the benefit of all delegates.

To use this wiki, please login using your ID from http://linux.conf.au


About Linux.conf.au

Information about Auckland and New Zealand

Before and after the conference

Accommodation

At the Conference


Social stuff

Other stuff

Photos and Video from the conference

  • Online Streaming of the conference
  • Photos
  • Official Videos of talks (uploaded as they become available)