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.

2019-01: i3 Tiling Window Manager, Windows Subsystem for Linux

Lanny Cox discusses tiling window managers in general and i3 in particular; Jason Eckert discusses the Windows Subsystem for Linux. See kwlug.org/node/1142 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.

KWLUG Meeting: Monday, March 4, 2019, 7pm

Linux Mint, UEFI/GUID Partition Tables

Meeting Date

2019-03-04T19:00:00

Note: The location for this meeting has changed. It will now be held at TriOS College.

Tom Goulet will give us an overview of Linux Mint, one of the easiest distributions for new users to try.

Chris Irwin will give us a practical overview of UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface), the successor to computer BIOSes, and GUID partition tables, the successor to MBR tables.

2018-12: LXD, SSH Foo

Mikalai Birokou talks about containerization and LXD. Jason Eckert illustrates fun things you can do with SSH. See kwlug.org/node/1138 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Unfortunately we had technical difficulties recording audio for this podcast, so the first part of the LXD presentation was cut off.

KWLUG Meeting: Monday, February 4, 2019, 7pm

Game Emulators, Bottleneck Evaluation tools

Meeting Date

2019-02-04T19:00:00

Note: The location for this meeting has changed. It will now be held at TriOS College.

Tim Laurence will lead a discussion on tools you can use to identify bottlenecks in systems.

Brent Clements will talk about game emulators in Linux.

Note: Benjamin Tompkins's presentation on virtual machines has been postponed.

2018-10: Microcontrollers, Home Automation

Khalid Baheyeldin discusses microcontrollers in the Arduino ecosystem, Micropython and cloud-free home automation with Home Assistant. See kwlug.org/node/1121 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.