When: 7pm, Wednesday, August 10th
Where: PN Cosmopolitan Club - see http://www.pncossieclub.co.nz/
Cost: Gold coin donation
7pm - 7:15pm
Chairman: Nick Skarott
Session 1 - RetroPi
7:15pm - 8pm
Speaker: John Eyres
RetroPi is a linux distribution designed for the RaspberryPi mini PC board with a focus on retro gaming and entertainment. John will show us the project.
Break and Miscellany
8 - 8:15pm
We have a break, collect gold coin donations and answer any questions that anyone has regarding Linux and Open Source projects. We will also use this time to discuss local and regional events happening, such as John's time at Govhack in Wellington. We will also discuss what to go over during the next few sessions, with a prize on offer courtesy of Spinning Planet of five Brynux 24 loaded USB memory sticks. We will also discuss some future direction and tactics for the group.
Session 2 - Spinning your own custom distribution with a Fedora base
8:15pm - 9pm
Speaker: Brynn Nielson, Spinning Planet Ltd
Brynn has been hard at work on Brynux 24 - the next evolution of his own Brynux custom spin of Fedora. It's designed to get you up and running out of the box on Linux as quickly and efficiently as possible while still being user friendly, but what actually goes into creating it?
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