Peninsula Linux Users' Group Meeting
Date: Thursday, January 26th, 2006
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 PM
Location: OpenCountry, 1301 Shoreway Rd Suite 211, Belmont, CA 94002
NOTE NEW LOCATION!!! OpenCountry has graciously offered to not only
host our meetings but provide food as well! See the Driving
Directions for details on how to get there:
7:00 - 8:30 PM: Keynote presentation: Kyle Rankin, DVD Authoring with Linux
8:30 - 9:00 PM: Members' Minutes
9:00 PM: Adjourn to IHOP for social & food time
Keynote presentation: Kyle Rankin, DVD Authoring with Linux
In this talk Kyle will demonstrate live how to create your own DVD
with menus from a sample video--all using Open Source software under
Kyle Rankin is a system administrator for Quinstreet, Inc., the
current president of the North Bay Linux Users Group, and the author
of Knoppix Hacks, Knoppix Pocket Reference, and Linux Multimedia
Hacks. Kyle has been using Linux in one form or another since early
1998. In his free time he does pretty much the same thing he does at
work--works with Linux.
Members will have an opportunity to take a few minutes to...
* Describe their latest Linux discovery
* Ask questions and get help from other members
* Discuss Linux projects
You can just stand up and talk, or give a short demo or presentation.
If you need audio/visual support for your Members' Minute, please
contact Bill in advance to arrange for your needs.
Free Stuff & Discounts
We will be having a door prize drawing to give away free stuff at the
meeting, which includes autographed copies of Kyle's books, other
books, and O'Reilly T-shirts. Plus all PenLUG members can receive a
30% off discount code from O'Reilly!
Free books are supplied by O'Reilly, Addison-Wesley/Prentice Hall,
and/or Apress (while supplies last). If you win one, please add your
book reviews to our LinuxBookReviews page.
If your company would like to contribute free or discount stuff to
give out at PenLUG meetings, please mail [email protected] to let us
Added by bill.ward on January 23, 2006