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[vox] [fwd] [NBLUG/talk] General Meeting: Cool Linux Apps! (Several mini-presentations)]



North Bay LUG's August 12th meeting will include short demos of a number of
'Cool Linux Apps':

-bill!

----- Forwarded message from ME <dugan@passwall.com> -----

Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2003 22:25:40 -0700 (PDT)
From: "ME" <dugan@passwall.com>
Subject: [NBLUG/talk] General Meeting: Cool Linux Apps! (Several mini-presentations)
To: talk@nblug.org
Reply-To: talk@nblug.org

Date: 08/12/2003
What: General Meeting
Topic: Cool Linux Apps - Mini review from multiple NBLUG Members
Speaker: Multiple: See details
Where: O'Reilly and Associates, Sebastopol, CA.
When: August 12, 2003 @ 7:30PM
Status: Tentative
Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate
Details: Presentation should cover introductions to the
 following applications by the associated members:
   xv         (Ron W.: Confirmed.)
   xmms       (Troy: Confirmed.)
   xine       (Kyle: Confirmed.)
   mplayer    (Kyle: Confirmed.)
   Laptop-net (Kyle: Confirmed.)
   bc         (Andru: Confirmed.)
   Gaim       (Troy: Confirmed.)
   OpenOffice (Troy: Confirmed.)

Items not taken: (may be covered later in another presentation)
   Xchat      (NOT COVERED THIS MEETING)
   kismet     (NOT COVERED THIS MEETING)
   gpg        (NOT COVERED THIS MEETING)

Bios: (Still waiting for some speakers to submit brief bios)
 Andru: Andru works for SSU as Operating System Security Specialist. He
has been a member of NBLUG since the very first meeting. He has used
Linux for nearly a decade, and it is his operating system of choice. He
often lurks in the mailing list, but when he answers a question, he often
has something useful and clever to offer. He will discuss "bc" and
uncover useful features that you may not have considered useful unless
you saw them in action.

Kyle: Full-time Sysadmin for The Green Sheet, Inc. -- a local financial
 services publication. Kyle is finishing up a B.A. in Computer Science
part time. He has been a member of NBLUG since January of 2003.
 Kyle has been using Linux since his first Redhat 5.1 install at the
beginning of 1998 and has been using Linux exclusively as a desktop OS
since 1999.

Ron: (bio to be added after submission)

Troy: First introduced to Linux in 1995 or so on the beloved and overworked
 nermal.santarosa.edu. Switched to Linux on the desktop for fun and work
in 1999. Finds booting other OS's less necessary with the advent of
native Linux games such as RTCW, Unreal Tournament and Frozen Bubble.



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