April 28, 2013 Meeting


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<toddc> Anybody here that is new tonight?
<toddc> lets start with the news!!
<toddc> over to Dazed_75 for the news and welcome back!
<Dazed_75> All editions of Ubuntu 13.04 available for download (list of direct download pages) - Updated
<Dazed_75>     http://www.howtogeek.com/161741/all-editions-of-ubuntu-13.04-available-for-download-list-of-direct-download-pages/
<Dazed_75>     http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/ubuntu-siblings
<Dazed_75> Ubuntu 13.04 gives some, takes some and other reviews
<Dazed_75>     http://betanews.com/2013/04/25/ubuntu-13-04-raring-ringtail-gives-some-takes-some/
<Dazed_75>     http://desktoplinuxreviews.com/2013/04/25/ubuntu-13-04/
<Dazed_75>     http://www.zdnet.com/ubuntu-13-04-review-linux-for-the-average-joe-or-jane-7000014521/
<Dazed_75>     http://jaysonrowe.blogspot.com/2013/04/first-look-at-ubuntu-1304-and.html
<Dazed_75>     http://news.softpedia.com/news/Edubuntu-13-04-Raring-Ringtail-Is-Now-
<Dazed_75> Available-for-Download-348446.shtml
<Dazed_75>     http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/should-i-upgrade-to-ubuntu-13-04
<Dazed_75>     http://www.webupd8.org/2013/04/ubuntu-1304-available-for-download.html
<Dazed_75>     http://www.webupd8.org/2013/04/see-whats-new-in-kubuntu-1304-raring.html
<Dazed_75>   http://www.webupd8.org/2013/04/xubuntu-1304-available-for-download.html
<Dazed_75>     http://linuxlibrary.org/ubuntu-13-04-minor-unity-desktop/
<Dazed_75>         (note the following review seems to contradict most I have seen in a few basic ways)
<Dazed_75>     http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Ubuntu-1304-Emerges-to-Less-Than-Stellar-Reviews-77894.html
<Dazed_75> Upgrading from 12.10 to 13.04 and from other releases
<Dazed_75>     http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop/upgrade
<Dazed_75>     https://help.ubuntu.com/community/UpgradeNotes
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<Dazed_75> After installing/upgrading to 13.04
<Dazed_75>     http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/10-things-to-do-after-installing-ubuntu-13-04
<Dazed_75>     http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/must-have-apps-for-a-new-ubuntu-install
<Dazed_75>     http://www.webupd8.org/2013/04/7-things-to-do-after-installing-ubuntu.html
<Dazed_75>     http://www.webupd8.org/2013/04/how-to-install-unity-smart-scopes-in.html
<Dazed_75> Download Ubuntu Tweak 0.8.4, now compatible with 13.04
<Dazed_75>     http://www.webupd8.org/2013/04/download-ubuntu-tweak-084-now.html
<toddc> hi wmack
<Dazed_75> Ubuntu 13.10 codename announced: Saucy Salamander
<Dazed_75>     http://www.webupd8.org/2013/04/ubuntu-1310-codename-announced-saucy.html
<Dazed_75> How to select a battery backup for your computer
<Dazed_75>     http://www.howtogeek.com/161479/how-to-select-a-battery-backup-for-your-computer/
<Dazed_75>     http://www.howtogeek.com/107854/the-how-to-geek-guide-to-measuring-your-energy-use/
<Dazed_75>     http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/33776/powerchute-makes-managing-your-apc-ups-easier-during-power-outages/
<Dazed_75> Ubuntu Touch development builds are now Raring based
<Dazed_75>     http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/ubuntu-touch-development-builds-are-now-raring-based
<Dazed_75> Some command examples of how to use yum (an apt-get like utility for some distros)
<Dazed_75>     http://www.linuxandlife.com/2013/04/command-examples-how-to-use-yum.html
<Dazed_75> Where will your distro be in 5 years? (opinion piece)
<Dazed_75>     http://www.linuxadvocates.com/2013/04/where-will-your-linux-distro-be-in-five.html
<Dazed_75> Microsoft hit with complaint over Windows 8 UEFI Secure Boot
<Dazed_75>     http://www.linuxadvocates.com/2013/04/where-will-your-linux-distro-be-in-five.html
<Dazed_75>     http://www.zdnet.com/microsoft-hit-with-competition-complaint-over-windows-8-uefi-secure-boot-7000013140/
<Dazed_75> Use you laptop as a wifi router under Linux
<Dazed_75>     http://xpressrazor.wordpress.com/2013/04/21/use-your-laptop-as-a-wifi-router-under-linux/
<Dazed_75> How to upgrade to Ubuntu 13.04 from 12.04. 12.10 for Desktop & Server
<Dazed_75>     http://www.unixmen.com/how-to-upgrade-from-ubuntu-1004-1010-1104-to-ubuntu-1110-oneiric-ocelot-desktop-a-server/
<Dazed_75> ASUS revives the netbook with sub-$300 model with an Ubuntu option
<Dazed_75>     http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/asus-reignite-netbook
<Dazed_75> Disable Bluetooth during Bootup in Ubuntu
<Dazed_75>     http://www.maketecheasier.com/disable-bluetooth-during-bootup-in-ubuntu/2013/04/21
<Dazed_75> How to enable Two-Factor Authentication for SSH connection [on your SSH server]
<Dazed_75>     http://www.maketecheasier.com/enable-two-factor-authentication-for-ssh/2013/04/22
<Dazed_75> The Linux Diversity collection
<Dazed_75>     http://www.pcworld.com/article/2022890/the-linux-diversity-collection-one-kit-10-linux-distros.html
<Dazed_75> How to enable a Guest Access Point on your wireless router
<Dazed_75>     http://www.howtogeek.com/153827/how-to-enable-a-guest-access-point-on-your-wireless-network/
<Dazed_75> Six open source security myths debunked - and eight real challenges to consider
<Dazed_75>     http://www.zdnet.com/six-open-source-security-myths-debunked-and-eight-real-challenges-to-consider-7000014225/
<Dazed_75> Top things to do after installing 13.04 'Raring Ringtail'
<Dazed_75>     http://www.unixmen.com/042013-top-things-to-do-after-installing-ubuntu-13-04-raring-ringtail/
<Dazed_75> Add brightness control to Ubuntu desktop with this handy app
<Dazed_75>     http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/brightness-control-ubuntu
<Dazed_75> What is the difference between and
<Dazed_75>     http://www.howtogeek.com/149227/whats-the-difference-between-
<Dazed_75> Setting up ProFTPd + TLS on Ubuntu 12.10 for a secure FTP
<Dazed_75>     http://www.howtoforge.com/setting-up-proftpd-tls-on-ubuntu-12.10
<Dazed_75> The rise of 'Open Source': It's not just about software
<Dazed_75>     http://www.linuxadvocates.com/2013/04/the-rise-of-open-source-its-not-just.html
<Dazed_75> Is there an easier transition to Linux than PCLinuxOS?
<Dazed_75>     http://www.everydaylinuxuser.com/2013/04/is-there-easier-transition-to-linux.html
<Dazed_75> Bodhi Linux Review - Enlightened Ubuntu
<Dazed_75>     http://www.linuxuser.co.uk/reviews/bodhi-linux-review-enlightened-ubuntu
<Dazed_75> Using Juju Charms to easily deploy services in Ubuntu
<Dazed_75>     http://www.maketecheasier.com/using-juju-charms-to-easily-deploy-services-in-ubuntu/2013/04/24
<Dazed_75> Microsoft asks Ubuntu to remove the Skype icon from the system
<Dazed_75>     http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2013/04/microsoft-ask-ubuntu-to-remove-skype-icon-from-system
<Dazed_75> Have Linux distros gotten too tubby?
<Dazed_75>     http://www.linuxinsider.com/story/Have-Linux-Distros-Gotten-Too-Tubby-77885.html
<Dazed_75>     http://www.infoworld.com/d/data-center/linux-fatware-these-distros-need-slim-down-215757
<Dazed_75> How to manage background jobs
<Dazed_75>     http://www.linuxandlife.com/2013/04/how-to-manage-background-jobs.html
<Dazed_75> Improve power usage in Linux with TLP
<Dazed_75>     http://www.maketecheasier.com/improve-power-usage-in-linux-with-tlp/2013/04/27
<Dazed_75> ... and that's it from AJ
<toddc> Thanks Dazed_75 great news as always!!
<toddc> TEAM NEWS
<toddc> since Ubuntu/Canonical will no longer make cd/dvd for other than LTS to teams, we do need to decide if we want to design and make them
<toddc> with covers ect or drop them for other than LTS versions
<toddc> on the flip side everything is a download anymore do the dvd'd we pass out ever get used? I am not sure how to answer yet
<toddc> JOB LIST
<toddc> Current LifeLock Opportunities Available:
<tuxmann> I have a physical DVD that contains a 32 & 64 bit version. If anyone wants to create an envelope for it, that would be great!
<toddc> https://www.lifelock.jobs/job-openings/
<toddc> Several openings at Limelight Networks
<toddc> http://www.limelight.com/company/careers/
<toddc> Resource Technical Management
<toddc> http://www.resource-technical.com
<toddc> Android App Pick of the week
<toddc> Rom tool box for android (20 root apps in one)   Thanks ArchFan89
<ArchFan89> that's "ROM toolbox"
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<toddc> Azloco/plug installfest is Saturday May 4 and Saturday May 18 at UAT 2625 W Baseline Rd 85283 Tempe across from Fry's Electronics 10AM to 4PM Room 208 48st and Baseline Rd enter from the rear of the front building.
<toddc> Tagose planning and development meeting on May 11 10 am-4 pm  2625 W Baseline Rd 85283 Room 208 across the street from Fry's Electronics
<toddc> For more info see
<toddc> AzloCo.com calender at http://www.azloco.org/?q=node/28
<toddc> We will also be streaming all events on http://azlocobbb.banditti.com/  but until we get organized
<toddc> I will start as soon as possible after events start but due to setup time I hope to find others to run it  as we get bigger. This will let other's participate and be more active state/world wide but will take time to develop and and get the word out.
<toddc> If you have time or want to meet any of us or have problems feel free to show up.
<toddc> Thursday May 23 is the next Ubuntu Hour at Extreme Bean in Tempe southern and McClintock
<toddc> http://xtremebeancoffee.com
<toddc> this a 1-2 hour social hour to meet new/old users and chat about linux and open source. Stop by and say hi!!
<toddc> ubuntu on air
<toddc> ubuntu deveopment hang out tuesday and Thursday 9 PM GMT
<toddc> Jono Bacon O&A wedsday 7-8 pm GMT
<toddc> Juju Charm School May 3 5pm-6pm GMT
<toddc> http://ubuntuonair.com/calendar/
<toddc> Jono Bacon O&A wedsday 7-8 pm GMT
<toddc> tuxman do you want to talk about the announce G+ yet?
<tuxmann> toddc, I have created an event for Google Plus.
<tuxmann> I have invited about 40 people on there to come next Saturday.
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<toddc> so we all need to add announce@azloco.com to our G+ acounts
<tuxmann> I'll add that email to the event.
<toddc> xHans if you are here do you have any news for us?
<xHans> a couple things
<xHans> CentOS Dojo a week from Friday in Scottsdale
<xHans> http://wiki.centos.org/Events/Dojo/Phoenix2013
<xHans> It's a break-even event, so the registration fee goes directly to conference cos
<xHans> ts ( t-shirts, catering, etc )
<xHans> Friday, 2013May10, GoDaddy.com Studios, 14455 N Hayden Rd #219, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
<xHans> Went to Percona Live last week. It was a great MySQL community event
<xHans> Learned a lot. Talked to good people, even enjoyed talking to vendors.
<xHans> Looking forward to next year.
<xHans> and that's it for this week
<toddc> xHans Thanks for keeping us up to date on phoenix linux user group events
<xorrito> toddc: you froce on BBB
<toddc> that is all I have any questions or comments or other news or ideas?
<xorrito> I do have one announcement!
<xorrito> Ubuntu Hour in Tucson will be hosted every 2nd Saturday of every month
<xorrito> at Bookmans 1930 E Grant Rd
<xHans> xorrito: cool
<pjdamws> Nice
<xorrito> at 2am
<xorrito> pm
<xorrito> for the early birds :P
<tuxmann> nice & early ;)
<toddc> YEA!!!!
<pjdamws> Or people who like to stay up, we could reach out to all the people on 4th.
<toddc> we will try to head down there for that
<toddc> Thanks for coming tonight. I will be here a while if anyone needs help or has a question
<wmack> Thanks toddc and Dazed_75 - good job as always

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