Linux.conf.au 2011 kicks off: photos Summary: This year's Linux.conf.au kicked off with a bang yesterday, with hundreds of delegates from all over the world converging on Queensland University of Technology, despite the flood crisis which threatened to can the annual conference. By Luke Hopewell | January 25, 2011 -- 04:07 GMT (20:07 PST) Follow @lukehopewell Previous | Next Image 8 of 11 (Arudino miniconf image by Andrew McMillan, CC2.0) Packed house at the Arduino Miniconf. Arduino is an open-source electronics and hardware platform. Topics: Open Source, Emerging Tech Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.