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Upcoming end-of-year CLUG talk and AGM

Date: 2 December 2014 Topic: Talk and AGM Time: 6:30 pm Venue: UCT Chemical Engineering Seminar Room The CLUG end-of-year meeting and AGM has been scheduled for the 2nd of December at 18:30 in the UCT Chemical Engineering Building. There

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CLUG talk: Linux at UCT: proxy configuration & a tour of the LEG mirrors

Date: 10 June 2014 Topic: Linux at UCT: proxy configuration & a tour of the LEG mirrors Speaker: Adrianna Pińska & Stefano Rivera Time: 18:30 Venue: UCT Chemical Engineering Basement This Tuesday we will describe how you can get all

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CLUG talk: Window managers and desktop environments

Date: 27 May 2014 Topic: Window managers and desktop environments Speaker: Adrianna Pińska & Marc Welz Time: 18:30 Venue: UCT Chemical Engineering Basement Don’t like Unity? Bored with GNOME? One of Linux’s strengths is its customisability. The desktop environment is

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CLUG talk: Web browser choice and customisation

Date: 13 May 2014 Topic: Web browser choice and customisation Speaker: Adrianna Pińska & Marc Welz Time: 18:30 Venue: UCT Chemical Engineering Basement We use browsers daily, and we can be quite particular about them. In this beginner-level talk we

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Upcoming talks: browsers, window managers and UCT

If you’re a beginner or a student at UCT, the next three talks are aimed at you! Next week we explore the world of Linux web browsers — we discuss how to customise the most popular choices (Firefox and Chromium)

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CLUG talk: Automated document generation with make

Date: 8 April 2014 Topic: Automated document generation with make Speaker: Adrianna Pińska Time: 18:30 Venue: UCT Chemical Engineering Basement You may know GNU make only as an ancient tool used to compile C code — but it can also

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CLUG talk: Home security with Motion

Date: 11 March 2014 Topic: Home security with Motion Presenter: Marc Welz Time: 6:30 pm Venue: UCT Chemical Engineering Basement Motion is video capture and motion detection daemon which can be used to turn a PC into a video recorder.

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CLUG AGM and Talk: 19 November

From clug-announce: Date: 19 November 2013 Topic: AGM and a brief talk Time: 6:30 pm Venue: UCT Chemical Engineering Seminar Room The CLUG end-of-year meeting and AGM has been scheduled for the 19th of November at 18:30 in the Chemical

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CLUG Talk: Xeon Phi Architecture

Date:      24 September 2013 Topic:     Intel Xeon Phi Architecture Introduction Presenter: Andy Rabagliati Time:      6:30 pm Venue:     UCT Chemical Engineering Seminar Room Andy Rabagliati will introduce us to the Intel Xeon Phi architecture. The Xeon Phi is Intel’s entry to

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Richard Stallman comes to Cape Town

From the clug-announce mailing list: Richard Stallman, the ‘father’ of Free Software is visiting Cape Town Thursday September 5th, 2013. He will be giving lecture at UCT, titled “A Free Digital Society”. The lecture will take place at 6:00PM, Thursday

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