Sunday 05 April 2020
- PLUG Announcements
If you have additions to the Agenda, please post them here after confirming with johnc4510 or scott_ev.
New To The Gang
A quick intro from a newcomer to our group:
<jawee> Well since this is my first time, I'm Jake. I'm actually not from AZ, I'm from GA but currently visiting here in Tucson. I met some of you guys the other days and am here with Flakeparadigm so I thought I would join in. You guys seem to be a great group!
This week's links are available below the log.
<Flakeparadigm> OK, it's time for us to get started on this week's meeting of the Ubuntu Az LoCo Team. <Flakeparadigm> Show you're here with a +1 <fuzzyvader> +1 <jawee> +1 <Flakeparadigm> hrm <jawee> This is going to be busy. <Flakeparadigm> I shall continue none the less <Flakeparadigm> Welcome everyone. <Flakeparadigm> If this is your first time in this meeting, please introduce yourself and let us know a little about you. * hutchnate (~email@example.com) has joined #Ubuntu-US-AZ <Flakeparadigm> hey hutch <hutchnate> hey <hutchnate> we having meeting <Flakeparadigm> (I will be logging this, it will be 1) on the wiki, 2) in scott_ev's inbox <Flakeparadigm> ) <jawee> Well since this is my first time, I'm Jake. I'm actually not from AZ, I'm from GA but currently visiting here in Tucson. I met some of you guys the other days and am here with Flakeparadigm so I thought I would join in. You guys seem to be a great group! <fuzzyvader> welcome jawee <fuzzyvader> nice to meet you <Flakeparadigm> Well, other than a lack of being able to be here physically, often... I'm sure you will be welcomed any time <Flakeparadigm> Okay, so we have a few announcements <fuzzyvader> indeed <Flakeparadigm> <announcements> <Flakeparadigm> Ubuntu Closes Root Hole <Flakeparadigm> To find out more and to read the article in full go to: <Flakeparadigm> http://www.h-online.com/open/news/item/Ubuntu-closes-root-hole-1034618.html <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> Dell cuddles Canonical for big Ubuntu fluffer love <Flakeparadigm> Dell is working with Canonincal to provide "Amazon-cloud-ready" Ubuntu powered servers running on Poweredge C 100, 2100 and 6100 1U-to-4U. <Flakeparadigm> http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/07/07/dell_canonical_ubuntu_clouds/ <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> (I guess this is more like news...) <Flakeparadigm> Ubuntu's "Free" Ride Into the Enterprise <Flakeparadigm> This article compares the methods by which some of the major linux distributions have found their way into corporations as an enterprise solution. <Flakeparadigm> http://www.enterprisenetworkingplanet.com/linux_unix/article.php/3891546/Ubuntus+Free+Ride+Into+the+Enterprise.htm <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> My personal favorite little news bit... <Flakeparadigm> Ubuntu 10.10 Will Have a Revamped Installer <Flakeparadigm> http://news.softpedia.com/news/Ubuntu-10-10-Will-Have-a-Revamped-Installer-146644.shtml <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> Catching up with Canonical’s CEO, Jane Silber <Flakeparadigm> http://www.linuxuser.co.uk/interviews/catching-up-with-canonical/ <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> Freezing Maverick – behind the scenes on Ubuntu 10.10 <Flakeparadigm> http://www.linuxuser.co.uk/opinion/freezing-maverick-behind-the-scenes-on-ubuntu-10-10/ <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> ARM muscling in on desktop space <Flakeparadigm> To find out more about what Jerome had to say to Arm Devices as well as watch the video go to: <Flakeparadigm> http://www.thinq.co.uk/2010/7/6/arm-muscling-desktop-space/ <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> Nokia/Intel/Google/Canonical – openness and professionality in MeeGo, Android, Ubuntu <Flakeparadigm> http://www.webupd8.org/2010/07/patched-notifyosd-updates-option-to.html <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> (I'm going to run these by real fast and then we can talk about them, I suppose. but feel free to interject any time) <Flakeparadigm> BrtFS to butter your files <Flakeparadigm> The BtrFS file system is coming to Ubuntu 10.10 (maverick). <fuzzyvader> http://androidcommunity.com/htc-evo-4g-gets-ubuntu-install-video-20100709/#entrycontent <Flakeparadigm> http://cityblogger.com/archives/2010/07/07/btrfs-to-butter-your-files <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> The Sound Indicator In Ubuntu Maverick Gets New Icons, More <Flakeparadigm> http://www.webupd8.org/2010/07/sound-indicator-in-ubuntu-maverick-gets.html <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> related to fuzzyvader's link: <Flakeparadigm> How to Install Ubuntu on Your Nexus One/Android! <Flakeparadigm> The latest hacker buzz of the week is a step by step guide regarding How-to install Ubuntu on a Nexus One phone. <Flakeparadigm> http://nexusonehacks.net/nexus-one-hacks/how-to-install-ubuntu-on-your-nexus-oneandroid/ <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> Ailurus - A Useful Ubuntu Tweak Alternative For Beginners <Flakeparadigm> http://www.techdrivein.com/2010/07/ailurus-useful-ubuntu-tweak-alternative.html <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> GIMP Plugin Registry 3.5.1 Gets ~129 New Plugins <Flakeparadigm> http://www.webupd8.org/2010/07/gimp-plugin-registry-351-gets-129-new.html <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> Getting Amarok running in Ubuntu 10.04 <Flakeparadigm> http://www.brighthub.com/hubfolio/matthew-casperson/articles/73177.aspx <Flakeparadigm> <Flakeparadigm> Okay, I'll give you a minute to look at everything <fuzzyvader> all bookmarked i'm good <fuzzyvader> (since I'm the only one) <Flakeparadigm> hutchnate, is here too. don't forgit him <fuzzyvader> my bad <hutchnate> thanks to those who showed up at my house yesterday it was fun. * fuzzyvader is a little overzealous <fuzzyvader> grrrr <fuzzyvader> I heard the cook was fantastic <jawee> For laughs: http://www.redmondpie.com/iphone-5-and-ihand-accessory-for-iphone-4-unveiled-humor/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+RedmondPie+%28Redmond+Pie%29&utm_content=Google+Reader <Flakeparadigm> he is. I'm not one to like blue berries, but I loved the cobbler! * fuzzyvader was upset about his absence <jawee> hutchnate: Thank you again! <fuzzyvader> next time <jawee> And I'll agree the cobbler was great, as well as the brat I had. haha <Flakeparadigm> </announcements> <Flakeparadigm> I'm starting to loose my good coding habbits <fuzzyvader> lol * [R] has quit (Quit: Leaving) <Flakeparadigm> As soon as someone gets ubuntu on the droid... haha <Flakeparadigm> Actually, I can't wait till project Durden is officially released <fuzzyvader> I can't wait for an Android <Flakeparadigm> :D <Flakeparadigm> xHans, if you have anything, go ahead <jawee> fuzzyvader: you and me both! <fuzzyvader> nice to know I'm not the only one! <jawee> data plan is my problem <fuzzyvader> having only ATT and sprint is my prob <jawee> there are good Android phones on both of those <fuzzyvader> well that and I'm poor, lol <fuzzyvader> eh <fuzzyvader> kinda <fuzzyvader> evo is the only one worth a **** <fuzzyvader> but I had an opportunity today I couldn't pass up so I'm back in the "ilife" * fuzzyvader rolls eyes <jawee> what is that>? <fuzzyvader> Flakeparadigm: is that is? <fuzzyvader> ilife is slang for followers of the other other OS ;) <jawee> I get that; do you use an iphone you mean? <fuzzyvader> 'phone 'pod 'pad...'insert latest product here... <fuzzyvader> had one, it met with an untimely death <Flakeparadigm> fuzzyvader, is thta what? <fuzzyvader> have an opp to get another for pennies on the dollar compared to the evo <Flakeparadigm> grr, having reading issues <hutchnate> idonthavealife so i don't need apple <Flakeparadigm> hehe <fuzzyvader> f'n Flakeparadigm is getting all my money ;) <fuzzyvader> :P <fuzzyvader> it's worth it though I'm super stoked about my new logo(s) <fuzzyvader> and mildly excited about re'entering ilife <fuzzyvader> atleast I won't have gay's hitting on me anymore (I'm borrowing a pink Razr right now ugh) <fuzzyvader> is that it for the meeting then? <hutchnate> theres gays out there? <fuzzyvader> apparently <hutchnate> or do they travel from phoenix to hit on u <fuzzyvader> LGBTS meets at my work... I see them weekly <fuzzyvader> It's my understanding that Havasu is the Palm Springs of AZ <fuzzyvader> jawee: ihand... love it, lmao <hutchnate> anywho i guess its off to bed for me <fuzzyvader> 'night buddy <hutchnate> will sleep soundly thinking about fuzzy's pink phone <fuzzyvader> sorry I missed ya this weekend <fuzzyvader> :P * hutchnate (~firstname.lastname@example.org) has left #Ubuntu-US-AZ <Flakeparadigm> well, I guess I'll call this adjourned unless xHans has anything <fuzzyvader> i thought he was gone... <fuzzyvader> the week before last he told me he was going on vaca or something <Flakeparadigm> oh, okay. <Flakeparadigm> then we're all good
Links mentioned in this week's meeting.
Dell cuddles Canonical for big Ubuntu fluffer love - Dell is working with Canonincal to provide "Amazon-cloud-ready" Ubuntu powered servers running on Poweredge C 100, 2100 and 6100 1U-to-4U.
Ubuntu's "Free" Ride Into the Enterprise - This article compares the methods by which some of the major linux distributions have found their way into corporations as an enterprise solution.
ARM muscling in on desktop space - To find out more about what Jerome had to say to Arm Devices as well as watch the video check this out.
BrtFS to butter your files - The BtrFS file system is coming to Ubuntu 10.10 (maverick).
How to Install Ubuntu on Your Nexus One/Android! - The latest hacker buzz of the week is a step by step guide regarding How-to install Ubuntu on a Nexus One phone.