It's somewhat startling to realize OpenWRT wasn't nominated long ago ...
- OpenWrt is described as a Linux distribution for embedded devices.
Contributions - cash or equipment, but apparently to SPI, with instructions to forward to OpenWRT, instead of OpenWRT directly:
- https://dev.openwrt.org/wiki/SupportDonate - includes credit card payment means. No obvious PayPal mechanism sticks out.
KWLUG - The Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group is a monthly meeting of Linux enthusiasts. We meet in Kitchener, Ontario, usually on the first (non-holiday) Monday of the month. (Directions) Our meetings are free and open to those with an interest in Linux. Find out more about our meetings and browse the meeting minutes. Join our mailing lists.
This meeting will be held on BigBlueButton: https://webconference.kwlug.org/room/kwlug
Doug Moen will give an update on Curv, focusing on the new design of the programming language. Curv is a programming language for creating art through mathematics, focusing on 2d and 3d geometric modelling.
Raul Suarez describes his minimalist desktop using Xmonad, fish, nnn and other tools. Mikalai Birukou discusses different privacy models on the Internet and situates his 3NWeb product platform within them. See kwlug.org/node/1232 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
This meeting will be held on BigBlueButton: https://webconference.kwlug.org/room/kwlug .
Jason Eckert will give us a beginner-friendly introduction to the fast, modern, secure, formally-verified, multi-platform and trendy VPN tunnelling software WireGuard.
Marc Pare from the local LibreWaterloo group will give us the inside scoop on some internal projects, and demonstrate how to read ODF files without the GUI.
Christian Snyder worked on a digital storytelling project for Reception House, a local refugee settlement agency. He developed a workflow to help new refugees share their stories on social media, and he turned to open source for help. Among the tools he recommended was OpenShot, the free software video. Christian will discuss the project and lead us through the technology decisions he made.
This meeting will be held on BigBlueButton: https://webconference.kwlug.org/room/kwlug . There will be no passcode.
Mikalai Birukou will give us an update about his 3NWeb project. He writes:
There is no separate cybersphere, there is only life here. Online is real life. Your digital rights are no different from everyday human rights. Unfortunately, today most people live in a digital feudalism.
Chris Blasko demonstrates what you can do with computer vision library OpenCV. See kwlug.org/node/1223 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.