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To visit the website go to [http://www.luv.asn.au http://www.luv.asn.au]
 
To visit the website go to [http://www.luv.asn.au http://www.luv.asn.au]
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== Upcoming Meetings ==
 
== Upcoming Meetings ==
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[[Talk Suggestions]] - [[Talk Offers]]
 
[[Talk Suggestions]] - [[Talk Offers]]
  
=== January 2010 ===
 
 
No Meeting
 
 
BBQ on Saturday January 9
 
 
LCA from Jan 18-23
 
  
=== February ===
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=== February 2014 ===
  
Main - Tues 2nd - Trinity College
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'''LUV-Main''' Feb 04
* Jason King — Using django to make web apps
 
  
Django is a web framework written in python, that makes it quite pleasant to make reasonably complicated sites involving different types of information.  I will be showing you how to make a simple site using django's template language, and demonstrate django's database extraction capabilities. A basic level of python is assumed.
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* Les Kitchen, Linux on non-Intel architectures.
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* Compilation of LCA videos
  
Jason King is a former President of Linux Users Victoria, and has had various progamming jobs over the years, ranging from delphi, to php and python.
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'''LUV-Beginners''' Feb 15
  
* Daniel Price - Simulating the formation of stars
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* An Introduction to Slackware, by Lev Lafayette
  
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=== March 2014 ===
  
Beginners - Sat 20th - The Hub@Docklands
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'''LUV-Main''' March 04
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* Colby Swandale, Vagrant
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* Suelette Dreyfus, Whistleblowers
  
Ctte - Mon 8th - The Leveson (donna to book)
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'''LUV-Beginners''' March 15
  
=== March ===
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* An Introduction to Drupal, Daniel Jitnah
  
Main - Tuesday 2nd - Trinity College
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=== April 2014 ===
* Dave Hall - GlusterFS
 
* Claudine Chionh
 
  
Humanities computing, Drupal and What I did on my holidays
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'''LUV-Main''' April 01
  
This presentation will introduce the opportunities that free software and the web present for research, publication and collaboration in the humanities, particularly in the area of public history. I will discuss some of the technical and social challenges I have faced on the Founders and Survivors project, and will demonstrate how I am using Drupal to implement the data collection and presentation tasks for this project.
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* Bianca Gibson, Preventing Volunteer Burnout
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* Russell Coker, Current Status of BTRFS
  
This is a mashup of two presentations I gave at LCA and DrupalSouth in Wellington in January, now with added Drupal goodness thanks to the feedback I received.
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'''LUV-Beginners''' April 19
  
Claudine Chionh can get equally excited by original manuscripts and by the latest developments in Drupal 7. She is a developer on the Founders and Survivors project <http://www.foundersandsurvivors.org>, which will follow the lives of Australian families from the convict transportation period to the First World War. She is especially interested in the use of web technologies to enable collaboration between academics and the wider community, and in connecting with others working in humanities computing in Australia.
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* Terence Kemp, Tweaking the GNOME Desktop
  
Beginners - Sat 20th  - The Hub@Docklands
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=== May 2014 ===
  
Ctte - Mon 8th - The Leveson
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'''LUV-Main''' May 06
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* Russell Coker, Why I Hate OpenSSL and Heartbleed
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* Sean Crosby, Linux, LHC, and distributed file systems.
  
=== April ===
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'''LUV-Beginners''' May 17
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* Wen Lin, Recent Developments and Extensions to LibreOffice
  
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=== June 2014 ===
  
Main - Tuesday 6th at Trinity College
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'''LUV-Main''' June 03
* Rusty Russell
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* Pop-up extra AGM to approve re-aligned financial statement and making mail archives public
* Tim Serong - High Availability
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* Martin Paulo, OpenStack Heat
Beginners - Sat 17th  - The Hub@Docklands
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* Kevin Littlejohn, Docker -- Containerize all the things!
  
Ctte - April 12th - The Leveson
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'''LUV-Beginners''' June 21
  
=== May ===
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* Daniel Jitnah, was "Options for GUI programming", but might change.
  
Main - Tue 4th - Trinity College
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=== July 2014 ===
* Geoff Beasley - Linux Audio Studio
 
* TBC
 
  
Beginners - Sat 15 - The Hub
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'''LUV-Main''' July 01
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* Lev Lafayette, Software and Innovation Patents
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* Ewan Barr, Linux and the Square Kilometre Array
  
Ctte - Mon 10 - The Leveson
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'''LUV-Beginners''' July 19
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* LUV Miniconf, Install Fest, and Chapter Establishment in Morwell.
  
=== June ===
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=== August 2014 ===
  
Main - Tues 1 - Trinity College
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'''LUV-Main''' August 05
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* Bernard Meade, 3D Printing
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* Richard Keech, Linux on Raspberry Pi for monitoring and control in a sustainable house.
  
Beginners - Sat 19 - The Hub
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'''LUV-Beginners''' August 16
  
Ctte - Mon 14 - The Leveson
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* Deb Henry, MythTV
  
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=== September 2014 ===
  
=== July ===
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'''LUV-Main''' September 02
  
Main - Tues 6 - Trinity
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* Annual General Meeting
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* Lightning Talks
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** Paul Foxworthy, auprefs.info
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** Daniel Jitnah, ICT Professionals in Schools Program
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** Andrew Pam Android
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** Mike Hewitt HPLIP
  
Beginners - Sat 17 - The Hub
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'''LUV-Beginners''' September 20
  
Ctte - Mon 12 - The Leveson
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* Software Freedom Day
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Electron Workshop in North Melbourne with Free Software Melbourne
  
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=== October 2014 ===
  
=== August ===
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'''LUV-Main''' October 07
  
Main - Tues 3 - Trinity
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* Stewart Smith, A History of MySQL
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* Hank Content-centric networking
  
Beginners - Sat 21 - The Hub
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'''LUV-Beginners''' October 18
  
Ctte - Mon 9 - The Leveson
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* Wen Lin, Introduction to the Command Line
  
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=== November  2014 ===
  
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'''LUV-Main''' November 5 NOTE MELBOURNE CUP ON TUESDAY
  
=== September 2010 ===
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Main - AGM - Tues 7 - Trinity
 
  
Beginners - SFD - Sat 18 - The Hub?
 
  
Ctte - Handover - Mon 13 - The Leveson?
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'''LUV-Beginners''' November 15
  
== Committee Pages ==
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* Daniel Jitnah - GUI Programming in Linux
  
[[Committee:Contact]]
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=== December 2014 ===
  
[[Committee:Talks]]
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'''LUV-Main''' December 2
  
[[Committee:Meetings]]
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* Paul Foxworthy : Auprefs - My quest to rescue Australian democracy with 200 lines of Javascript
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"Above the line" voting means your favourite political party can choose where preferences will be distributed, and you may not know (or like) their decisions. auprefs is an open source web application to visualise preference distribution in Australian elections, to better inform voters where their vote might go. Paul will talk about why he did it, and how it is implemented, including force-directed graphs and the amazing d3 Javascript graphing library.
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Paul Foxworthy is an open source developer whose day job is working on Australianising and customising the Apache OFBiz ERP system. He is a committer to the OFBiz project and also currently serves as a director of Open Source Industry Australia. He is very pleased to have finally done something just possibly cool enough to give a LUV talk.
  
[[Committee:ToDo]]
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[[Committee:Roles]]
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'''LUV-Beginners''' December 20
  
[[Committee:VenueContact]]
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* Terry Kemp, The New OpenSuSE
  
[[Committee:MonthlyChecklist]]
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=== February 2015 ===
  
[[Committee:Media]]
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'''LUV-Main''' February 3
  
== Admin Team Pages ==
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[[Admin:Documentation]]
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'''LUV-Beginners''' February 21
  
[[Admin:WikiSetup]]
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* Deb Henry, Other Options in Myth TV

Latest revision as of 02:58, 14 July 2021

Linux users of Victoria

This is the working wiki for Members of LUV and the committee.

To visit the website go to http://www.luv.asn.au

Committee Members

Upcoming Meetings

Upcoming Talks

Talk Suggestions - Talk Offers


February 2014

LUV-Main Feb 04

  • Les Kitchen, Linux on non-Intel architectures.
  • Compilation of LCA videos

LUV-Beginners Feb 15

  • An Introduction to Slackware, by Lev Lafayette

March 2014

LUV-Main March 04

  • Colby Swandale, Vagrant
  • Suelette Dreyfus, Whistleblowers

LUV-Beginners March 15

  • An Introduction to Drupal, Daniel Jitnah

April 2014

LUV-Main April 01

  • Bianca Gibson, Preventing Volunteer Burnout
  • Russell Coker, Current Status of BTRFS

LUV-Beginners April 19

  • Terence Kemp, Tweaking the GNOME Desktop

May 2014

LUV-Main May 06

  • Russell Coker, Why I Hate OpenSSL and Heartbleed
  • Sean Crosby, Linux, LHC, and distributed file systems.

LUV-Beginners May 17

  • Wen Lin, Recent Developments and Extensions to LibreOffice

June 2014

LUV-Main June 03

  • Pop-up extra AGM to approve re-aligned financial statement and making mail archives public
  • Martin Paulo, OpenStack Heat
  • Kevin Littlejohn, Docker -- Containerize all the things!

LUV-Beginners June 21

  • Daniel Jitnah, was "Options for GUI programming", but might change.

July 2014

LUV-Main July 01

  • Lev Lafayette, Software and Innovation Patents
  • Ewan Barr, Linux and the Square Kilometre Array

LUV-Beginners July 19

  • LUV Miniconf, Install Fest, and Chapter Establishment in Morwell.

August 2014

LUV-Main August 05

  • Bernard Meade, 3D Printing
  • Richard Keech, Linux on Raspberry Pi for monitoring and control in a sustainable house.

LUV-Beginners August 16

  • Deb Henry, MythTV

September 2014

LUV-Main September 02

  • Annual General Meeting
  • Lightning Talks
    • Paul Foxworthy, auprefs.info
    • Daniel Jitnah, ICT Professionals in Schools Program
    • Andrew Pam Android
    • Mike Hewitt HPLIP

LUV-Beginners September 20

  • Software Freedom Day

Electron Workshop in North Melbourne with Free Software Melbourne

October 2014

LUV-Main October 07

  • Stewart Smith, A History of MySQL
  • Hank Content-centric networking

LUV-Beginners October 18

  • Wen Lin, Introduction to the Command Line

November 2014

LUV-Main November 5 NOTE MELBOURNE CUP ON TUESDAY



LUV-Beginners November 15

  • Daniel Jitnah - GUI Programming in Linux

December 2014

LUV-Main December 2

  • Paul Foxworthy : Auprefs - My quest to rescue Australian democracy with 200 lines of Javascript

"Above the line" voting means your favourite political party can choose where preferences will be distributed, and you may not know (or like) their decisions. auprefs is an open source web application to visualise preference distribution in Australian elections, to better inform voters where their vote might go. Paul will talk about why he did it, and how it is implemented, including force-directed graphs and the amazing d3 Javascript graphing library.

Paul Foxworthy is an open source developer whose day job is working on Australianising and customising the Apache OFBiz ERP system. He is a committer to the OFBiz project and also currently serves as a director of Open Source Industry Australia. He is very pleased to have finally done something just possibly cool enough to give a LUV talk.

LUV-Beginners December 20

  • Terry Kemp, The New OpenSuSE

February 2015

LUV-Main February 3

LUV-Beginners February 21

  • Deb Henry, Other Options in Myth TV