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2001.08.20 Meeting Notes


  • August 25th, Linux10 (10th anniversary BBQ/picnic in Sunnyvale)
  • August 26-30, LinuxWorld Expo in SF
  • August 27, LUGOD's Gabe Rosa to present SAMBA at RoseLUG in Roseville
  • Sept. 4, Part 2 of The GIMP at LUGOD
  • Sept. 16, LUGOD, SacLUG and RoseLUG's big Installfest in Sacramento
  • Oct.2, MacOSX talk at LUGOD
  • Loki Games files Chapter 11
  • AbiWord 0.9 is out. Stable soon!

Project Reports

  • Demo - No demo is scheduled, but one will probably take place on the 3rd Saturday of September. LUGOD is replacing the 50lbs 19" CRT monitor for the demo machine with a 15lbs 15" flatscreen LCD.

  • Installfests - LUGOD, SacLUG and RoseLUG will be holding a join Installfest in Sacramento on Sept. 16th. Visit LUGOD's Installfest page for info. and to RSVP.

  • LERT - No news.

  • Library - A two-week maximum checkout time is now in place, since some items are being kept far too long. We also received "Gimp in 24 hours" and "vi IMproved".

Other Business

  • Icecream FUNdraiser - The FUNdraiser we held for EFF a few months ago raised $33.48. LUGOD is donating a total of $100.00.

  • Financial Report - $83.54 in voluntary dues were collected.


  • Bill Kendrick did a presentation on the basics of The Gimp.

    Slides are available: gimp1.sdd.gz (GZipped StarOffice presentation)


  • Bill Kendrick
  • Melissa Hardenbrook
  • Pete Salzman
  • Joel Baumert
  • Eric Engelhard
  • Jeff Newmiller
  • Marianne Waage
  • Gabe Rosa
  • Doug Barbieri
  • Seth Nagao
  • Lee Welters
  • Lee Dutler
  • Steven
  • Susan
  • Mark H
  • Donald Dunn
  • Tom P
  • Jim
  • Brett P
  • Matt J
  • Jamie
  • Chris
  • Gary
  • Ryan
  • Sam P
  • Jeff R
  • Gayle Lopez
  • Debbie
  • Henry
  • Jeff Newmiller
  • Verbus Counts
  • Brian Lavender
  • Stephen Helms
  • Rhonda Bailey
  • ... and 3 others

Quote of the Meeting

  • "I started playing Carmaggedon at about 9am... I stopped at... 5pm" - Pete Salzman

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