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Ubuntu Vancouver: Monthly Meeting


  • Thursday 9 October, 2008 at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM


  • Free Geek
    1820 Pandora Street
    Please enter by the back door, off the alley.


  • Welcome & Introductions

  • Comments on the Introduction to Ubuntu Workshop (17 September 2008)

  • Final planning for Intrepid Ibex release costume party at The Hackery (Sat. Nov. 1)
  • Follow up to previous commitments: Handout for new Ubuntu users
  • Interesting videos?
  • Upcoming workshops (Installfests, Intro to Ubuntu, Linux Clinic help)
  • Anything else that is brought forward during the meeting.


  • 11 people attended. This is the best turnout we've had for the last few months. Thank you!
  • Feedback from the workshop indicated that it was good.
    • Attendee indicated that he would like to see and installation of Ubuntu. Recommended the Install Fest.
    • Kim to put together outlines for Intro II and Intro III workshops.
    • Rosco to put together evaluation form for attendees to fill out after workshops. Looking for more feedback.
  • Intrepid Ibex release (costume optional) party
    • Saturday 1 November, 7:30 - whenever
    • To be held at the Hackary,304 Victoria Drive. Just a block from Free Geek
    • Bring your own/potluck munchies, pop, etc.
    • Donations ($5 recommended) to cover cost of pizza.
    • Free Geek to supply three computers, one CD duplication machine and two install/demo machines.
  • Scheduled Install Fest for 6 November and Intro to Ubuntu Workshop for 20 November.
  • Ifny wants a handout (list of resources) for new Ubuntu users. Nobody volunteered to do it, but since it's such a small task I (Kim) should probably put one together.