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Feb 9, 2014 - 1 minute read - Comments

February Meeting 2014

Git for sysadmins Talking about git: what is it, what are the components, how do you make them go? Also a look at gitk and its capabilities, looking at a large codebase (1/4 million lines of code, about 8 years of development, 9,000 revisions committed). Speaker Bio Talk by Brenda J. Butler, Maker member at CREDIL. Brenda has been programming on unix/linux environments for ~20 years, doing application development, web sites, kernel programming and embedded programming, with a little system administration and teaching thrown in for good measure.

Jan 17, 2014 - 28 minute read - Comments

Building a Firewall Appliance with pfSense and ALIX2D3

Purpose I am aware that this topic has been done before and probably more times than is worth counting, however this was originally written as a HOWTO for my brother to install a replacement for his old gateway box. I wanted to include all of the stuff that is usually left out, as I felt that would reduce the number of possible phone calls until he wanted to do something interesting with the unit.

Jan 8, 2014 - 1 minute read - Comments

January Meeting: Ringing in the GNU year

Title: January Meeting: Ringing in the GNU year Location: CHANGE!!! Dymon Self Storage, 323 Coventry Rd. Link out: Click here Description: Another calendar year has rolled over, time to learn to write the date correctly again. Not a whole lot to talk about this month: I’m still working out my documentation management system and it is getting closer to something I think I can live with. AsciiDoc or AsciiDoctor are the closest to useful that I have managed to find so far.

Dec 6, 2013 - 1 minute read - Comments

December Meeting: Annual Social

Title: December Meeting: Annual Social Location: Mill Street Brew Pub Link out: Click here Description: Annual social event. Just food/drinks/good times. If you are attending, you need to let me know so I can make sure we have sufficient space. I need this info no later than Dec 12, 2013 Start Time: 19:00 Date: 2013-12-19 End Time: 21:30

Nov 20, 2013 - 1 minute read - Comments

Photos from LISA'13

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