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2005 Dec 07 05:21

2005.11.21 Meeting Notes


Location

Davis Library

Project Reports

  • Demo — none this month

  • Installfests — cancelled this month due to there being only a single RSVP

  • LERT — No activity. Send email to lert@lugod.org if you need emergency Linux help.

  • Library — The library has received several new donations of books. Send email to librarian@lugod.org if you'd like to borrow any books. (See www.lugod.org/library )

Other Business

  • Officer Nominations — Nominations for LUGOD Officers opened today, and close at our next meeting:

    • Ryan Castalluci was nominated for sys by Henry House and accepted on the spot;
    • Henry House was nominated for root and /dev/null by Ryan Castalluci and accepted both nominations on the spot;
    • there were no nominations for typescript.

    To nominate someone (you may nominate yourself), send an email to typescript@lugod.org.

  • Financial Report — $13.75 in voluntary dues were collected.

Presentation

  • Bill Pollock, founder and owner of No Starch Press, gave a fascinating, personal account of the current state of the computer-book industry, how techincal books are produced and sold, and what No Starch Press has been doing lately.

Attendance

  • Officers: Ryan, Henry, Emily
  • Other members and attendees: about 20


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