Linux Users' Group of Davis - "LUGOD 2005.06.07 Meeting Notes"
2005.06.07 Meeting Notes
- Despite lots of posters around campus, and a posting on DavisWiki.org,
attendance was low. No doubt due to the quarter ending at UC Davis.
- Picn*x14, the Linux anniversary picnic will be taking place on
Sunday, August 14th in Sunnyvale. RSVP and volunteer a
- Demo - A demo will be taking place at the Davis Food Co-Op on
Sunday, June 12th. (See www.lugod.org/projects/demo )
- Installfests - No news. (Event on June 19th, tentatively.)
Visit www.lugod.org/if for more.
- LERT - No news. Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org if you need
emergency Linux help.
- Library - No news. Send email to email@example.com if you'd
like to borrow any books. (See www.lugod.org/library )
- Financial Report - $??.?? in voluntary dues were
- Brad Whitaker, LiveJournal.com & Frank Precissi, DeadJournal.com
discussed conceptually what livejournal was (in
comparison to blogging). Journaling is more of a diary for you and your
network of friends, where as blogging is something that tends to get
published for a general audiance.
Livejournal has 7 million users and about 5000 hits per second at peak
time. Holy moly. (Deadjournal has about 500,000 users but its because
they don't want to deal with having 100s of service and that bandwidth
and so forth).
(OpenOffice.org Impress presentation)
- 10 at first
- ...more trickled in later
LUGOD: PO Box 1336, Davis, CA 95617
2005 Jun 20 12:31