||GNOME - Present and Future
||The upcoming GNOME 2.0 release is touted as the most
significant release of the GNOME desktop environment and platform
libraries yet. This talk shall provide a sneak preview of the
brilliant new technologies and applications that are going into the
making of this world-class desktop environment.
|| * An introduction to the platform from a developer\'s viewpoint
including the component technology of the GNOME platform - Bonobo
* Demos and previews of various GNOME 2 components
|| Ravi Pratap is 21 years old and currently employed with
Ximian Inc. as a software engineer. His first involvement with free
software and the GNOME project began in Nov 1999, during his
undergraduation at IIT Madras, with his contributions to the GNOME
Basic project. Ever since, he\'s worked on numerous GNOME projects and
is currently working on the Mono project as a core developer of the C#
compiler for Linux.
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