June: Linux on Windows and Booting from the Cloud

Date
7pm, Wednesday, 9 June 2021

Topic 1/2: WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux)

Speaker: Nick Skarott

WSL is the Windows Subsystem for Linux, a way to run not only console based Linux applications but also now GUI Linux applications on a Windows 10 host. Nick will walk through the setup and demo its capabilities.

Topic 2/2: Practical PXE boot

Speaker: Stephen Worthington

Bring your laptops! Stephen brings us a Part 2 to PXE booting—run a Linux distro on your machine tonight—without it even touching the hard drive—over a live network!

Venue
Milson Community Centre

Cost
$2 gold coin donation.

  • Agenda
    • Welcome
      Chair: Nick Skarott
    • WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux)
      Speaker: Nick Skarott
      7:10pm
    • Break
      7:50pm
      Tea, coffee, & biscuits
      Donations collected
    • General Business
      8:05pm
    • Practical PXE Boot
      Speaker: Stephen Worthington
      8:10pm
    • Doors close
      9pm

One thought on “June: Linux on Windows and Booting from the Cloud”

  1. Thanks Nick Stephen and the team, sorry about discussing stuff too loud (pos. too much V there b4 night shift. Shout me down next month lol

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