Linux Users' Group of Davis - "LUGOD 2001.11.19 Meeting Notes"
2001.11.19 Meeting Notes
- KDE 3.0 beta coming in December
- Linux Journal Editor's Choice awards. Winners include the game "Tribes 2"
and Konqueror web browser, KDevelop IDE, and KDE-2 itself, from the KDE
- Evolution release candidate 2 (RC2) released today
- Apache HTTPD 2.0.28 beta released (tons of changes since April's last
- Microsoft calls Linux "the threat" in a leaked internal memo.
- Samsung's Yopy PDA still not released, but redesigned with a flip-open
- Sharp's Zaurus PDA coming out (developers release) soon
- ext3fs filesystem has been adopted by Linus, in Linux kernel 2.4.15pre2
- Linus and Alan Cox agree to use Andrea Arcangeli's newer Virtual
- Be shareholdsers ok the sale of Be assets to Palm
- New Internet Explorer and Outlook exploit: cookies can be read or
modified by attacker's websites or HTML e-mails!
- ".biz" domains now available
- Demo - November's demo has been cancelled due to proximity to
Thanksgiving. Our next demo is tentatively planned for December 22nd.
- Installfests - The last Installfest was yesterday.
The next is scheduled for December 16th.
- LERT - A recent LERT call to get a printer working. $15.00
- Library - No library activity.
- LUGOD.org Move - Rod Roark has donated space on his colocated
system for our website and mailing lists. The website is active, and
DNS changes are occuring tonight. The lists should be moved within a
- Financial Report - $43.74 in voluntary dues were
- Melissa Hardenbrook
- Pete Salzman
- Rhonda Bailey
- Bill Kendrick
- Joel Baumert
- Alexandra Thorn
- Brad Giles
- Kevin Murakoshi
- Henry House
- Doug Barbieri
- Rusty Minden
- Han Xu
- Steven Peck
- Stephen Helms
- Foo Lim
- Verbus Counts
- Jeff DeFay
- Eric Engelhard
- ... and two others
Quote of the Meeting:
- "The Linux Kernel is not nag-ware" - Pete Salzman
Photos of this meeting
LUGOD: PO Box 1336, Davis, CA 95617
2002 May 21 13:32