Meetings & Location

 

Due to lock down issues related to Covid for the near-term our meeting have become all virtual. We may switch back at some point in time as things reopen, but we are covered now. We meet the second Thursday of each month through Jitsi Meet and the meetings last  from 6:00 – 10:00pm.

2022 RRLug Virtual Meeting Schedule

  • January 13
  • February 10
  • March 10
  • April 14
  • May 12
  • June 9
  • July 14   <<<<<  Next Virtual Meeting
  • August 11
  • September 8
  • October 13
  • November 10
  • December 8

Future Presentation Topics

( Crossed off topics were given in the month listed )
  • Automating system deployment and management
    Tips and Tricks
  • Cool Pi/SBC projects
  • Development toolchains
    compilers / linkers, etc
    embedded tools
  • Favorite utilities – tools
    have everyone contribute a project that they rely on for their work.
  • Filesystem deep dive
    ZFS, Ext4, BTRFS, etc.
    which filesystem is right for your application. ZFS, Ext4, BTRFS, etc.
  • Gaming on Linux
    Open Source
    AAA Games – Steam, etc.
  • GitOps for Fun and ProfitFebruary 2022
    The basic mechanics of GitOps in a Kubernetes context.
  • Home server hosting
    how to get away from the cloud
    alternatives to Google, O365, etc.
  • Linux Design Tools
    CAD
  • Linux Distribution reviews?
    Pick a disto that we all install and review at a next meeting?
  • Linux friendly gadgets
  • Linux Media production
    Audio/Video editing
    Music production – multitrack recording,
  • Linux Troubleshooting
  • ML and AI applications on Linux
  • Open source infrastructure
    firewalls
    virtualization
    containers
    load balancing, etc.
  • Retro emulation on Linux
    Old games systems
    mini computers, etc.
  • Techniques for managing Linux
    Linux systems at scale
    Linux system admin and server setup and deployment
    Linux security hardening
    Active Directory integration
  • WSL2 –  August 2021
    Using WSL2 on Windows

Attend The Virtual Meeting

The Jitsi Meeting meeting information is provide in two flavors. First will be on our website in the form of a meeting notice. Second it will be sent out to our LUG email list. You can subscribe to that by clicking on the link below. The list is pretty low traffic so you shouldn’t be spammed in any way.

Subscribe to the LUG list:     RRLug+subscribe@groups.io

Directions to Rasmussen

Rasmussen College
6000 East State Street (Chase Bank Building) 
Fourth Floor
Rockford, Illinois

Note: Corner of State Street and Mulford. Click the Directions link below for specific driving instructions.




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