Tuesday September 1, 2015

Linux Users of Central Illinois

The Linux Users Group of Springfield, Illinois and the surrounding area.

Some other users groups in the area:
Southern Illinois Linux Users Group

Springfield Perl Mongers
St. Louis Linux Users Group
Unix Hobbyists', Administrators' & Coders' Club

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Meeting Info:

Meetings of the Linux Users of Central Illinois are the 4th Tuesday of every month from 7 PM to 9 PM at the Illinois State Museum Research and Collections Center in Springfield, IL. (The Illinois State Museum Research and Collections Center is located at 1011 E. Ash Street. Follow the link for a map and driving directions.)

The next LUCI meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 22, 2015.

In addition to the regular meeting, there is also a special Newbie Night, intended for new Linux users, on the second Tuesday of every month at the same time and location as the regular meetings.

The next Newbie Night is scheduled for Tuesday, September 8, 2015.

News from around the web:

News from
* Turkey Arrests Journalists For Using Encryption
* More Popcorn Time Users Sued
* LLVM 3.7 Delivers OpenMP 3.1 Support, ORC JIT API, New Optimizations
* Chrome 45 Launches, Automatically Pauses Less Important Flash Content, Like Ads
* Comcast To Charge $30 For Unlimited Data Over 300GB Cap
* Mozilla Project Working on Immersive Displays (Video)
* Microsoft's Telemetry Additions To Windows 7 and 8 Raise Privacy Concerns
* Lack of Sleep Puts You At Higher Risk For Colds, First Experimental Study Finds
* Mozilla, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, and Others Form 'Alliance For Open Media'
* Bugs In Belkin Routers Allow DNS Spoofing, Credential Theft
* Ask Slashdot: Can Any Wireless Tech Challenge Fiber To the Home?
* Citi Report: Slowing Global Warming Could Save Tens of Trillions of Dollars
* Windows 10 Grabs 5.21% Market Share, Passing Windows Vista and Windows 8
* Smartphone Malware Planted In Popular Apps Pre-sale
* Ask Slashdot: Should I Publish My Collection of Email Spamming IP Addresses?
News from
* Power Management Update In Linux 4.3 Adds New Support, But Mostly Unexciting
* Chrome 45 Released, Pauses Flash Ads By Default
* LLVM 3.7.0 Officially Released
* The Wacom Linux Driver Continues To Be Improved, New Features In Linux 4.3
* AMD Linux Graphics: The Latest Open-Source RadeonSI Driver Moves On To Smacking Catalyst
* AMD Rolls Out Hardware-Based GPU Virtualization: Multiuser GPU
* How KDE On Wayland Will Lead To Better Power Management
* NetworkManager 1.2 Pre-Release Soon Coming For Fedora 24
* EXT3 Driver Might Not End Up Getting Removed From Linux 4.3
* Linux 4.3 Scheduler Change "Potentially Affects Every SMP Workload In Existence"
* ARM SoC Updates Sent In For The Linux 4.3 Kernel
* CUPS 2.1 Adds 3D Printing & Offers Better IPP Everywhere
* Servo, Skylake & Even Windows 10 Have Been Very Appealing To Linux Users
* Intel Enables ASTC Texture Compression In Mesa For Skylake
* PHP 7.0 RC1 Is Running Much Faster Than PHP5, But Still Not Beating HHVM
* LILO Boot-Loader Development To Cease At End Of Year
* NVIDIA's VDPAU Library Exposed To Security Issue
* Trying Out The AMDGPU Kernel Driver's Experimental GPU Scheduler
* x86 Systems Will See Some Boot Time Optimizations With Linux 4.3
* OpenBSD Is Getting Its Own Native Hypervisor
* NVIDIA 355.11 Driver Stabilizes The Series With Full OpenGL For EGL
* Arma 3 Now Available In Beta For Linux, Might Be Benchmarked
* S390 To Get "Fake NUMA" / NUMA Emulation In Linux 4.3
* Mesa 11.0 RC2 Released, Brings RadeonSI Performance Fix

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