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29 August 2016 Bank Holiday Monday monthly meeting

Mon, 22/08/2016 - 20:21

Time has come, once again, to inform members, and new visitors to wylug, that we will be meeting, in the Adelphi at around 7:30pm, to discuss the news in computing, to show off newly working distros, and whatever we plan in the meantime in other forums . If you are driving, or for whatever reason, do not want to drink alcohol, the Adelphi does a nice line in mixers, soft drinks etc.

Report on JULY 2016 meeting

Thu, 28/07/2016 - 18:50

The meeting sort of started with me ,Darren, and John from BradLUG waiting for the rest of you in the entrance to the Adelphi. By about 7:30pm most of you who stayed for the meeting had arrived.

Topics of discussion included

Taking a fortnight to download a copy of slackware in the days of phone-line modem connections.
How big Leeds DevOps is now.
How cheap computers are getting.
The way they teach computing – esp Linux in France, thanks Jean-Jaques
Why Leeds is a good place to work in computing.

Most of us boggled at eachother’s tablets, and my substitute for a tablet -a camera that cost me less than a beer!

By ~9pm I had to depart.

25 (not 26) JULY 2016 Wylug Monthly meeting and data centre visit

Wed, 20/07/2016 - 15:05

This month sees us in the Adelphi, just South of Leeds Bridge, Starting around 7pm-ish. One of the regulars, Andy, has offered to show us round a nearby data centre, during the meeting.

Here is a location link from google maps Look for the funny blokes sitting round the laptops, see you there!

Monthly meeting, Monday,27th June, New Location

Fri, 24/06/2016 - 14:10

After more than a year meeting at the Lord Darcy we have decied to meet at a more central location in the Adelphi in Leeds City Centre. Follow us on Meeetup Follow us by email on The WYLUG Stuff links on the right hand collumn of this page. Here is a location link from google maps Look for the funny blokes sitting round the laptops, see you there!

Monthly Meeting 30th May

Fri, 27/05/2016 - 17:48

This coming Monday 30th May,the wylug monthly meeting will be in The Lord Darcy at 7:30pm, roughly, as usual. Join us for computer related chit chat. I (Darren) will be bringing a sony vaio with slackware half-installed on it. Find out how lvm is supposed to work and how it works in practice. Or bring your own conundrum!