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=== Upcoming talks ===
 
=== Upcoming talks ===
  
* puppet tutorial by Matthew McKeen- TBA
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* Puppet Tutorial, by Matthew McKeen- TBA
 
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* Creating packages for Linux by ??? - TBA
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* Creating Packages for Linux, by ??? - TBA
 
** high level overview, and history of package management
 
** high level overview, and history of package management
 
** RPM spec file overview
 
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** Effing Package Management (FPM)
 
** Effing Package Management (FPM)
 
** openSUSE Build Service
 
** openSUSE Build Service
* Contributing to Open Source by ??? - TBA
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* Contributing to Open Source, by ??? - TBA
 
** distinction from "free software"
 
** distinction from "free software"
 
** examples of successful open source projects and how they expanded
 
** examples of successful open source projects and how they expanded
 
** using open source helps open source
 
** using open source helps open source
 
** best practices
 
** best practices
* network security for admins, by Jacqueline Lo - TBA
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* Network Security for Admins, by Jacqueline Lo - TBA
 
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Revision as of 20:01, 9 October 2013

Upcoming talks

  • Puppet Tutorial, by Matthew McKeen- TBA
  • Creating Packages for Linux, by ??? - TBA
    • high level overview, and history of package management
    • RPM spec file overview
    • DEB control file overview
    • Effing Package Management (FPM)
    • openSUSE Build Service
  • Contributing to Open Source, by ??? - TBA
    • distinction from "free software"
    • examples of successful open source projects and how they expanded
    • using open source helps open source
    • best practices
  • Network Security for Admins, by Jacqueline Lo - TBA

Proposed talks

  • django tutorial
  • revision control introduction (based around git)
  • personal backup and encryption solutions
  • overview of darknet, meshnet, ad-hoc wifi, i2p, tor, cjdns, onion routing, and related topics.
  • intro to linux [1][2] [3]
  • PGP/SSH keys, and other cryptography topics, followed by a keysigning party. also cover sending plaintext passwords over the network and demonstrate using three laptops (sending, receiving, intercepting)
  • Cross-compiling (eg, PC to Raspberry Pi == Lintel to armv6)
  • window manager overview (e.g. tiling vs. stacking, compositing vs. non-compositing, 2d vs. 3d, X11 vs. wayland, etc)

Note Note: Feel free to add talks you would like to hear, or are willing to give.

Past talks

Submitting a talk

If you will give a talk, please email the presentation slides (ODP, PDF, or impress.js) to officers@linux.ucla.edu. Your slides will be uploaded to the LUG file server and linked from here.