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This is the 16th meeting of the Iowa Team, starting at 20:00 CST and finishing at 21:10 CST


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Active Attendees:

  • AtomicSpark

  • Iowan
  • DrDogwelder

  • Bynw


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**** BEGIN LOGGING AT Thu Aug 26 19:46:16 2010

Aug 26 20:00:00 <Iowan> Time to start the August meeting of the Iowa LoCo team. Good evening! 
Aug 26 20:00:11 <Iowan> Present!
Aug 26 20:00:41 <AtomicSpark>   Oh hi.
Aug 26 20:01:13 <AtomicSpark>   I just drove into my driveway at 40 mph so I could be on time.
Aug 26 20:01:17 <AtomicSpark>   Dedication, yes.
Aug 26 20:01:17 <Iowan> That's two (including me)!
Aug 26 20:01:59 <DrDogwelder>   This is the first time I got here before a meeting.
Aug 26 20:02:12 <AtomicSpark>   DrDogwelder: You're late!
Aug 26 20:02:47 <DrDogwelder>   Not as late as usual.
Aug 26 20:03:41 <Iowan> Late is a relative term... I have lots of relatives who are late...
Aug 26 20:03:42 <Bynw>  present (sorta)
Aug 26 20:04:00 <DrDogwelder>   I think the soonest I got here was about five minutes after nine.
Aug 26 20:04:00 <AtomicSpark>   Discuss, or I go make tuna.
Aug 26 20:04:08 <Iowan> ... and a few "late" relatives.
Aug 26 20:04:24 *       AtomicSpark counts
Aug 26 20:04:49 <AtomicSpark>   Maverik isnt until next next month.
Aug 26 20:04:50 <AtomicSpark>   Hmm.
Aug 26 20:05:42 <AtomicSpark>   Topics: How to get loco members more interested. Projects we could work on. Other things on peoples minds. How was your summer, etc.
Aug 26 20:05:45 <AtomicSpark>   Iowan: Go!
Aug 26 20:06:05 <Iowan> Summer - waaay wamr.
Aug 26 20:06:11 <Iowan> ...warm
Aug 26 20:08:08 <AtomicSpark>   I was in Texas for my brothers graduation from basic training for the air force
Aug 26 20:08:21 <AtomicSpark>   Dont you complain about iowa heat
Aug 26 20:09:14 <Iowan> I was in Texas for 18 days of 100+ temperatures
Aug 26 20:09:50 <Iowan> Depends what part of Texas - Houston area is humid...
Aug 26 20:11:48 <Bynw>  summer = eventful, busy and hot
Aug 26 20:12:36 <Iowan> busy=good  - especially when paycheck gets involved
Aug 26 20:15:04 <Bynw>  it wasn't due to paycheck that is just steady
Aug 26 20:15:14 <Bynw>  it was due to moving and getting married
Aug 26 20:16:22 <Iowan> Li'l lifestyle change?
Aug 26 20:17:11 <Bynw>  a bit
Aug 26 20:21:10 <AtomicSpark>   San Antonio
Aug 26 20:21:13 <AtomicSpark>   105+
Aug 26 20:32:06 *       AtomicSpark nudges Iowan 
Aug 26 20:32:18 <Bynw>  other than that just wanting to learn more about linux so i can get a job in it someday
Aug 26 20:37:10 <Iowan> Bynw: The forums have lots of info/how-to's/etc... as does the #ubuntu IRC channel
Aug 26 20:42:27 <Iowan> I have a few cheap computers I got from Univ Surplus, Goodwill, etc., that I use to set up systems.  The server version doesn't need as much horsepower.
Aug 26 20:44:39 <Bynw>  well i do have a pure debian server actually that i;m paying for just need to learn more so i can do the adminstration myself rather than having one of my more skills friends do it for me
Aug 26 20:57:09 <Bynw>  Iowan, yep used them both
Aug 26 21:08:52 <Iowan> Clock has slipped past 9:00, so I suppose it's time to draw this meeting to a close. AtomicSpark  - we need to have a chat about those topics you mentioned
Aug 26 21:10:21 <Iowan> Thanks all... g'nite!
**** ENDING LOGGING AT Thu Aug 26 21:10:37 2010

MeetingLogs/IowaTeam/20100826 (last edited 2010-09-01 01:08:06 by iowan)