Meeting Notes – What goes on at our monthly meetings ?


July 2017

The meeting started with the latest Linux News, provided by Nick Vespo. (Normal service has been resumed).

Google is close to releasing its successor to Android, called Fuschia. The code is all new, and not reliant on the Linux kernel. The aim has […]

June 2017

Nick Vespo was unable to be with us for the June Meeting due to a customer need, so the meeting started with the Open Forum session chaired by David Hatton. He started proceedings by advising that the default Raspberry Pi password should be changed a […]

May 2017

There was no regular Linux News video for the meeting because Nick Vespo was unable to be with us, but the fill-in video was was recorded on 14th May and was just as interesting and very topical – it was about the current ransomware attack.  The Wann […]

March 2017

This month’s Linux News – from Nick Vespo – started with an item called “What’s New in Android Wear 2.0.” It was about Google trying to free their watch from needing a phone to operate with. It showed the watch with an improved user interface.The wat […]

February 2017

Nick Vespo’s Linux News consisted of a single item: A Conversation with Linus Torvalds. The item was longer than the usual time allotted to Linux News, but all present were happy to see the full interview. Linus was relaxed during the interview, and […]

January 2017

Our first meeting of the year took place on a hot January evening. We survived the heat  well because the meeting room has air conditioning….a blessing on evenings like that.  Nick Vespo’s Linux News opened the evening’s proceedings. First came a v […]