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Get started - Using LILO (FreeOS.com). Here are a couple of articles from FreeOS.com. The first, Starters for Linux - Part 1, looks at the Command Line Interface. The second article provides an in-depth look at LILO.
Embedded Linux hacker position in London. There is a position open for an embedded Linux hacker in London.
Marc Merlin's report from Linux.conf.au. Marc Merlin has put up a report from Linux.conf.au, held recently in Sydney. As usual for his reports, this one is detailed, comprehensive, and contains quite a few pictures. Worth a look.
Pictures from Linux Expo Amsterdam. Valentijn Sessink has posted a set of pictures from Linux Expo Amsterdam for those of us who were unable to go. (Thanks to Wouter Hanegraaff).
Fresno III To Discuss Medical Open Source. Fresno III is meeting of the medical open source minds, occurring February 4 - February 5, 2001 in Fresno, California.
Open Group Conference. Larry Augustin, CEO and President of VA Linux Systems is the invited guest speaker at the upcoming Open Group conference in San Jose on Tuesday February 6th. Dr. Augustin's presentation will address how Open Source infrastructure is expanding market share in the enterprise.
Internet Appliance Workshop. The Internet Appliance Workshop targets designers, developers and marketers of Internet appliances. February 20 - February 21, 2001 at the Wyndham Hotel, San Jose, CA. There will be an Embedded Linux, Birds of a Feather Session in the evening of the 20th.
Bang!inux 2001. India's biggest Linux Developer Conference is back. The 2nd Annual Bang!inux 2001 is coming March 5 - March 7, 2001 at the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, India.
Colorado Linux Info Quest 2001. The Colorado Linux Info Quest is coming back for another year; it will be held on March 30, 2001 in Denver, Colorado. The event has just announced that Daryll Strauss and Havoc Pennington will be speaking at the event, with other speakers to be announced soon. LWN is a sponsor of the CLIQ; we look forward to seeing you there.
European Tcl/Tk User Meeting. The second European Tcl/Tk User Meeting will be held in Hamburg-Harburg, Germany from June 7 - June 8, 2001. There is a call for papers out now.
Open Source Development Network Kicks Off Linux Kernel Month. The Open Source Development Network (OSDN.com), a division of VA Linux Systems, Inc. announced the launch of Linux Kernel Month, a network-wide focus on the recently released Linux kernel. OSDN's Linux Kernel Month will feature events, articles and how-tos focusing on the 2.4 kernel release.
Voxeo Community Portal Registers More Than 1,000 Phone+Web Developers. Voxeo Corporation, a network and web development platform for creating and deploying phone applications, announced that more than 1,000 developers have become registered members of the Voxeo Community. This site includes an open source library, including open source sample applications and audio libraries that developers can use as a starting point to create their own custom applications.
User Group News
Reunion in Aguascalientes, Mex.. Grupo de Usuarios de Linux en Aguascalientes Mexico is having a reunion or meeting on February 1, 2001.
LUG Events: February 1 - February 15, 2001.
February 1, 2001
The FreshMeat software announcements are temporarily unavailable due to the software change at FreshMeat II. We should have them again by next week. Sorry for the inconvenience.