Linux Users' Group of Davis - "LUGOD 2008.11.17 Meeting Notes"
2008.11.17 Meeting Notes
Davis Public Library
- Installfests —
The last IF was November 8th. Alex was not around to report the results.
Tony Cratz said that the next IF will be in early December, if it happens.
- LERT — No news.
- Library — Nick Schmalenberger and Henry House suggest
bringing the contents of the Lending Library to our 10th anniversary
meeting as give-aways, and if anything is left, then worry about donating it.
- News —
Next social gathering is Dec. 2nd. Next meeting will be "GoGrid" cloud
computing company on Dec. 15th. LUGOD 10th anniversary meeting will be
Jan. 19th. See www.lugod.org/10 for more, and www.lugod.org/10/planning
for details on event planning. Non-Profit Software Summit is taking place
in Oakland through Wednesday. OpenMoko talk at BALUG in San Francisco
- LUGOD Elections —
LUGOD officer nominations closed today. Running unopposed,
Bill Kendrick remains root (president), Nick Schmalenberger
remains typescript (secretary) and Henry House remains
/dev/null (treasurer). Noone was nominated for sys (vice president),
so Bill Kendrick continues to hold that position, but strongly
encourages someone to step forward to fill this role.
- Domain Name —
LUGOD.org domain expires in February. Domain Discover appears to be our
registrar. Bill Kendrick will look into renewing. It should cost about $20/yr.
- Financial Report — $59.80 in voluntary dues were
- Cathy Malmrose, CEO of ZaReason, Inc., a Berkeley company that
produces Linux-based laptops and desktops, discussed the history of her
company, and what it's been like to work in "Linux land".
- Presentation slides
(11MB OpenOffice.org Impress ODP)
- Photos of this meeting
- Bill Kendrick
- Tim Riley
- Scott Miller
- Cathy Malmrose
- Earl Malmrose
- Tony Cratz
- Chris Horsting
- Rodney Mineer
- Bill Alexander
- Henry House
- Ralph Finch
- Thanh Vu
- Nick Schmalenberger
LUGOD: PO Box 1336, Davis, CA 95617
2009 Jan 19 23:20