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From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: 01/02: website: Add LP 2018 post.
Date: Thu, 5 Apr 2018 08:26:54 -0400 (EDT)

civodul pushed a commit to branch master
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Author: Ludovic Courtès <address@hidden>
Date:   Thu Apr 5 14:09:00 2018 +0200

    website: Add LP 2018 post.
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+title: Guix & reproducible builds at LibrePlanet 2018
+date: 2018-04-05 14:00
+author: Ludovic Courtès
+tags: Talks, Reproducible builds
+[LibrePlanet](, the yearly free software
+conference organized by the Free Software Foundation, took place a week
+ago.  Among the many great talks and workshops, David Thompson, a core
+Guix developer also working as a DevOps, presented many aspects of Guix
+and GuixSD in his talk, _Practical, verifiable software freedom with
+In a similar domain, Chris Lamb, current [Debian](
+Project Leader and a driving force behind the [Reproducible Builds
+effort](, gave a talk entitled _You
+think you're not a target? A tale of three developers..._
+#### About GNU Guix
+[GNU Guix]( is a transactional package
+manager for the GNU system.  The Guix System Distribution or GuixSD is
+an advanced distribution of the GNU system that relies on GNU Guix and
+[respects the user's
+In addition to standard package management features, Guix supports
+transactional upgrades and roll-backs, unprivileged package management,
+per-user profiles, and garbage collection.  Guix uses low-level
+mechanisms from the Nix package manager, except that packages are
+defined as native [Guile]( modules,
+using extensions to the [Scheme]( language.  GuixSD
+offers a declarative approach to operating system configuration
+management, and is highly customizable and hackable.
+GuixSD can be used on an i686, x86_64 and armv7 machines.  It is also
+possible to use Guix on top of an already installed GNU/Linux system,
+including on mips64el and aarch64.

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