List of free-software events

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The following is a list of computer conferences and other events focused on the development and usage of free and open-source software (FOSS).

General free-software events[edit]

Some events with "Linux" in their name are in fact general-purpose free-software events, often because they began as Linux-only events before broadening their focus.

North, Central and South America[edit]


Asia and Australia[edit]



Events for specific free software[edit]

Operating systems[edit]

Programming languages[edit]

  • PyCon – conference for the Python programming language, held several times a year in different locations since 2003
  • RubyConf – conference for the Ruby programming language, held once a year in different locations since 2002
  • Yet Another Perl Conference – conference for the Perl programming language, held several times a year since 1999




  1. ^ "Feeling generous? Open source software community gives shelter to code". JAXenter. 2018-11-23. Retrieved 2019-10-07.
  2. ^ LinuxFest to highlight open-source software, June 12, 2009
  3. ^ Impressions du Salon Solutions Linux 2010

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