Category Archives: LUGs

Presenting at PLUG Tomorrow: GoOSe Linux – Rebuilding Enterprise Linux the Community Way

Well, this has been a long time coming. It’s taken over 6 months of hard work by our community. Tomorrow night, January 11, 2012, I will stand in front of the Provo Linux User Group (PLUG) and talk about what … Continue reading

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Building RPMs and ‘This Week in Fedora’ interview

Many of you may have already heard from my good friend Derek Carter about the GoOSe Project. If you haven’t, I’d love to hear your comments on what we are doing. I’d also encourage many of you to come and … Continue reading

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UTOS: Call for Operational Volunteers

Utah Open Source is preparing for the future. While we are not having a Utah Open Source Conference in 2011, we’re getting ready to gear up for UTOSC 2012 along with a ton of community events throughout 2011 To do … Continue reading

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Fedora Activity Day at SCaLE 9x: Sysadmin Study Group

I believe it’s a very common desire to improve your skillset as a tech geek.  I believe there are many people out there who just want to learn how to do a few things so they can get their job … Continue reading

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The future, part 36 : UTOS

Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls, may I have your attention please! You know, I’ve always enjoyed that statement.  I love hearing it over the PA at the circus, at a restaurant when someone is about to make an announcement, … Continue reading

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Combating Apathy in [Free and Open Source] Communities — Part 3

This article is a part of a three part series, if you haven’t read the first part and second part, you really should. How do we address this problem?  Who does it? In other words, how do small to medium … Continue reading

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Combating Apathy in [Free and Open Source] Communities — Part 2

This article is a part of a three part series, if you haven’t read the first part, you really should. Why don’t more people actually volunteer 2-3 hours per month? One word, Apathy.  Yes, apathy. I believe apathy is what … Continue reading

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Combating Apathy: How to Keep a [Free and Open Source] Community Alive

This June will mark the fourth anniversary of the creation of the Utah Open Source Foundation.  In October, we will be hosting approximately 500 attendees at the fourth annual Utah Open Source Conference. What started out as a simple idea … Continue reading

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SLLUG Daytime: Wednesday, March 10 @ 11:30am – Node.js

This month’s presentation is going to be awesome!! Shane Hansen will be spending time with us over lunch (bring your brown bag) at BetalLoftSLC talking about node.js. Node.js – building massively parallel applications with javascript and epoll Node.js [http://nodejs.org/] is … Continue reading

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SLLUG Daytime: Vim 101 and Beyond

Well, it’s that time of month again, time to come to BetaLoftSLC, eat some lunch (brown bagging is encouraged) and listen to a good technical talk.  This month, we have Mr. Adam Barrett, a Senior Software Developer at SOS Staffing … Continue reading

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