Debian meets OSTree and Flatpak, a case study: Endless OS

Speaker: Cosimo Cecchi

Track: Packaging, policy and infrastructure

Type: Talk (45 mins)


Room: Buzz

Time: Aug 07 (Mon), 11:00

Duration: 0:45

Endless OS is a pretty atypical Debian-based distribution, where a filesystem tree managed by OSTree, is exposed to users instead of traditional packages, and applications are completely managed with Flatpak. In this talk I will go through how we use Debian tools to put together the distribution and the lessons we’ve learned during that process.