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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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* Network Security for Admins, by Jacqueline Lo - TBA
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* '''Network Security for Admins''', by Jacqueline Lo - TBA
 
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* Privacy on the Internet, by Troy Sankey - TBA
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* '''Privacy on the Internet''', by Troy Sankey - TBA
** theory
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** theory, trust model, open source, end-to-end encryption
** PGP, OTR
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** PGP, OTR, TLS/SSL
** darknet, meshnet, ad-hoc wifi, onion routing, i2p, tor, cjdns
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** anonymity, onion routing, darknet, i2p, tor, web search engines
** facebook, surveillance  
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** decentralization, meshnet, ad-hoc wifi, cjdns, mediagoblin vs. youtube
* Creating Packages for Linux, by ??? - TBA
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** facebook, willful surveillance  
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* '''Creating Packages for Linux''', by Andy - 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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** packaging for Debian
** DEB control file overview
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* '''LaTeX''', by Danny - TBA
** Effing Package Management (FPM)
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* '''Contributing to Open Source''', by ??? - TBA
** openSUSE Build Service
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* Contributing to Open Source, by ??? - TBA
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** review of why open source matters
 
** review of why open source matters
 
** examples of successful open source projects and analysis of how they expanded
 
** examples of successful open source projects and analysis of how they expanded
 
** using open source helps open source
 
** using open source helps open source
 
** best practices
 
** best practices
* In-depth Git, by ??? - TBA
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* '''In-depth Git''', by ??? - TBA
 
** cover many topics from the git book (http://git-scm.com/book)
 
** cover many topics from the git book (http://git-scm.com/book)
 
** how Linus prefers patchsets
 
** how Linus prefers patchsets
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* '''"Server from Scratch" 3-part series'''
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** part 1, by ???:
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** part 2, by ???:
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** part 3, by ???:
  
 
=== Proposed talks ===
 
=== Proposed talks ===

Revision as of 01:37, 23 October 2013

Upcoming talks

  • Puppet Tutorial, by Matthew McKeen- TBA
  • Network Security for Admins, by Jacqueline Lo - TBA
  • Privacy on the Internet, by Troy Sankey - TBA
    • theory, trust model, open source, end-to-end encryption
    • PGP, OTR, TLS/SSL
    • anonymity, onion routing, darknet, i2p, tor, web search engines
    • decentralization, meshnet, ad-hoc wifi, cjdns, mediagoblin vs. youtube
    • facebook, willful surveillance
  • Creating Packages for Linux, by Andy - TBA
    • high level overview, and history of package management
    • packaging for Debian
  • LaTeX, by Danny - TBA
  • Contributing to Open Source, by ??? - TBA
    • review of why open source matters
    • examples of successful open source projects and analysis of how they expanded
    • using open source helps open source
    • best practices
  • In-depth Git, by ??? - TBA
  • "Server from Scratch" 3-part series
    • part 1, by ???:
    • part 2, by ???:
    • part 3, by ???:

Proposed talks

  • django tutorial
  • revision control introduction (based around git)
  • personal backup and encryption solutions
  • 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.