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Jargon File 4.3.0. Eric Raymond has released version 4.3.0
of the Jargon File. "This version 4.3.0 is intended specifically
to recognize and honor the wonderfully insane hackers of the Bergen
Linux User's Group in Bergen, Norway. In perpetrating the world's
first implementation of RFC1149 ('A Standard for the Transmission of
IP Datagrams on Avian Carriers') they have pulled off what may just
be the funniest, cleverest hack of the last fifteen years."
Linux Gazette #66. The Linux
Gazette Issue 66, May 2001, is now available. It contains the
usual mix of news, reviews, interviews, humor and helpful hints.
High-performance programming techniques on Linux and
Windows 2000 (IBM developerWorks). Here is the
first in a series of articles comparing Linux (with 2.4 kernel
and with 2.2 kernel) to Windows 2000. This one is about setting up
Tip Of The Week: Chek Ur Speling (LinuxLookup). Learn about Linux spell
checking that can be run from the command line.
The Struggle for RAID (Duke of URL). Duke of URL
an article covering the installation of Promise FastTrak 66, 100
and Lite IDE RAID cards under Linux.
Debian at Braunschweiger Linux-Tage. Debian will
have a booth at Braunschweiger
Linux-Tage, in Braunschweig, Germany, May 4 - 6, 2001.
Applied Computing Conference and Expo announces
keynote speakers. Annabooks Events
announced the keynote addresses that will be presented at this
year's conference, scheduled for May 14 - 17, 2001 at the Santa
Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, Calif.
Embedded Systems Conference Chicago. CMP Media announced the program for the
Embedded Systems Conference Chicago, July 9 - July 12, 2001.
Events: May 3 - June 28, 2001.
|Date ||Event ||Location |
|May 4 - 6, 2001||Braunschweiger Linux-Tage||Braunschweig, Germany|
|May 5 - 6, 2001||Linux Certification Bootcamp||Cupertino, California|
|May 8 - 10, 2001||LinuxWorld||(New Zealand ExpoCentre Greenlane)Auckland, New Zealand|
|May 9, 2001||Linux@work||Oslo|
|May 9 - 10, 2001||Linux Expo||Sao Paulo, Brazil|
|May 10, 2001||Linux@work||Stockholm|
|May 10 - 12, 2001||LinuxWorld Taiwan||Taipei, Taiwan|
|May 11, 2001||Linux@work||Helsinki|
|May 13 - 17, 2001||Spring 2001 Enterprise Linux Implementation Conference||San Jose, CA|
|May 14 - 17, 2001||The 2001 Applied Computing Conference||Santa Clara, CA|
|May 15, 2001||Linux@work||Frankfurt|
|May 15 - 18, 2001||Linux Expo||Shanghai, China|
|May 16, 2001||Linux@work||Zurich|
|May 17, 2001||Linux@work||Milan|
|May 18 - 19, 2001||2nd Magdeburger Linuxtag||Magdeburg, Germany|
|May 18, 2001||IST programme actions on free / open source software development||Brussels|
|May 19 - 20, 2001||LinuxCertified.com Linux Fundamentals||Cupertino, California|
|May 20 - 23, 2001||eXtreme Programming(XP2001)||Sardinia, Italy|
|May 24 - 26, 2001||LinuxWorld||Korea|
|May 29 - 31, 2001||II Forum Internacional do Software Livre||Brazil|
|June 6 - 7, 2001||Linux Expo||Milan, Italy|
|June 7 - 8, 2001||Second European Tcl/Tk User Meeting||Germany|
|June 11 - 14, 2001||Hot Springs Educational Technology Institute conference||(Hot Springs High School)Hot Springs, Arkansas|
|June 12, 2001||Linux@work||London|
|June 13, 2001||Linux@work||Paris|
|June 14, 2001||Linux@work||Brussels|
|June 15, 2001||Linux@work||Amsterdam|
|June 20 - 21, 2001||Linuxdays 2001||St. Pölten, Austria|
|June 25 - 30, 2001||USENIX Annual Technical Conference||Boston, Massachusetts|
Donald K. Rosenberg at OT Land. LogOn Technology
Transfer announced the launch of OT Land with a series of articles
on Open Source Software by Donald K. Rosenberg.
User Group News
Two LUGOD events. LUGOD (Linux Users Group of Davis) announced a Linux Installfest workshop in conjunction with
the UC Davis Computer Club, on May 20, 2001, in Engineering Unit II
at UC Davis (Davis, California).
Then on June 5, 2001, Borland Software Corporation will present Kylix Rapid Application
Development IDE at the LUGOD meeting held at Z-World in Davis.
LUG Events: May 3 - May 17, 2001.
|Date ||Event ||Location |
|May 3, 2001||Linux User Support Team, Taegu(LUST-T)||Taegu, Korea|
|May 3, 2001||Edinburgh LUG(EdLUG)||Edinburgh, Scotland|
|May 5, 2001||Twin Cities LUG(TCLUG)||Minneapolis, MN|
|May 5, 2001||Sheffield LUG(ShefLUG)||University of Sheffield, UK|
|May 7, 2001 |
May 17, 2001
|Rice University LUG(RLUG)||Houston, TX|
|May 7, 2001||Baton Rouge LUG(BRLUG)||Baton Rouge, LA.|
|May 8, 2001||Victoria LUG(VLUG)||(University of Victoria)Victoria, British Columbia|
|May 8, 2001||Long Island LUG(LILUG)||(SUNY Farmingdale)Farmingdale, NY|
|May 9, 2001||Toledo Area LUG||Toledo, OH|
|May 9, 2001||Columbia Area LUG(CALUG)||(Capita Technologies Training Center)Columbia, Maryland|
|May 9, 2001||Silicon Corridor LUG(SCLUG)||(Back of Beyond pub in Kings Road)Reading, UK|
|May 9, 2001||San Antonio Linux Users Group(SATLUG)||(Cisco Offices)San Antonio, TX|
|May 10, 2001||Boulder LUG||Boulder, CO|
|May 10, 2001||Phoenix Linux Users Group(PLUG)||(Sequoia Charter School)Mesa, AZ.|
|May 12, 2001||Consortium of All Bay Area Linux||Menlo Park, CA|
|May 12, 2001||Route 66 LUG||La Verne, CA|
|May 15, 2001||Bay Area LUG||San Francisco, CA|
|May 15, 2001||Kansas City LUG Demoday(KCLUG)||(Kansas City Public Library)KC, Missouri|
|May 15, 2001||Linux Stammtisch||(Bandersnatch Brew Pub)Tempe, AZ|
|May 16, 2001||Central Iowa LUG||West Des Moines, IA|
|May 16, 2001||Linux User Group in Groningen||The Netherlands|
|May 16, 2001||Arizona State University LUG(ASULUG)||Tempe, AZ|
|May 17, 2001||St. Louis LUG||St. Louis, MO.|
|May 17, 2001||Omaha LUG(OLUG)||Omaha, Nebraska|
|May 17, 2001||South Mississippi LUG(SMLUG)||Gulfport, Mississippi|
May 3, 2001