OpenWRT

Contribution Date

It's somewhat startling to realize OpenWRT wasn't nominated long ago ...

From http://openwrt.org/:

- 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 Meeting: Monday, April 9 2018

Accessing Shells from Other OSes + 1 more

Meeting Date

2018-04-09T19:00:00

William Park will show us how to run UNIX shells from other operating systems: Windows (cygwin, virtual machines, busybox, and Windows 10 Ubuntu shell); MacOS; Chromebooks (crosh, crouton); and Android (termux). This presentation is intended to be accessible to Linux beginners.

2018-01: Roundtable

KWLUG members hold a roundtable discussion. They covered topics including MySQL replication, token ring networks, speculative execution in light of the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, the RowHammer vulnerability, and the geneology of operating systems. See kwlug.org/node/1108 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.

2017-12: Curv, Mattermost

Doug Moen discusses the 3D modelling language Curv he is developing, and Jonathan Fritz discusses working at Mattermost, which is building a chat-ops open-source alternative to Slack. See kwlug.org/node/1106 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.

2017-11: Large-scale Open Source Storage and Filesharing

Lori Paniak discusses how he planned and implemented a distributed file storage system using Ceph, ZFS and NextCloud. See kwlug.org/node/1106 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.

KWLUG Meeting: Monday February 5 2018, 7pm

Data Visualization with ElasticSearch

Meeting Date

2018-02-05T19:00:00

Mary Loubele will lead an interactive demonstration of how to use Elasticsearch to visualize the Twitter API. Bring your laptop loaded with VirtualBox. You will also need a Twitter login to access the API. A VM for you to import, as well as instructions for getting started, will be released closer to the presentation date. (If it is fewer than two weeks until the presentation and there are no links here, please remind us via the contact page).

The demonstration will cover the following topics:

2017-10: Astronomy

Khalid Baheyeldin discusses how he got into astronomy, and the software he uses to help him take pictures of the sky: Stellarium, Cartes du Ciel, and KStars. See kwlug.org/node/1011 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.

KWLUG Meeting: Monday, March 5 2018

Laptop installation, Kubernetes

Meeting Date

2018-03-05T19:00:00

Jim Kelsh will demonstrate how to install Linux on a laptop. He may cover different installation methods and different distributions. This presentation is intended to be friendly to beginners to Linux.

Charlie Drage will discuss his work (and contributions) to Kubernetes.