Friday March 6, 2015

Linux Users of Central Illinois

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

Some other users groups in the area:
Chicagoland 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, March 24, 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, March 10, 2015.

News from around the web:

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* Nuntius: Delivering Android Notifications To The GNOME Desktop
* The Khronos Group's Vulkan, SPIR-V & OpenCL 2.1 Presentations
* Valve Developed An Intel Linux Vulkan GPU Driver
* Valve Starts Listing The Steam Machines In The Steam Store
* Conservancy Sues VMware Over GPL Compliance
* Ubuntu Will Start Booting With Systemd Next Monday
* GLAVE: A Debug Tool For The New Vulkan Graphics API
* A Brand New Linux Network Stack Proposed: Linux XIA
* Niche Drivers Get Ported To Atomic Mode-Setting For Linux 4.1
* openSUSE Tumbleweed Continues Ascending
* Open-Source SPIR-V Reader & Writer Written In Java
* Foobnix Music Player Ported To GTK3
* LunarGLASS Adds Experimental SPIR-V Front-End
* The New Open-Source Linux Test Farm Is Almost Operational
* GNOME Shell 3.15.91 Brings A Variety Of Last Minute Changes
* Samba 4.2 Brings Transparent File Compression & Clustering Support
* Mutter 3.15.91 Fixes Wayland Nested Compositor Mode, Pointer Constraining
* NVIDIA Opens Up CPU-Based PhysX Code
* SPIR-V In GCC Is Already Being Talked About

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