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-====== Next Meeting ======+====== Next Meeting ​30 October 2017 ====== 
 + 
 +**NEW VENUE**
  
 **Address** **Address**
-The Dan O’Connell ​Hotel. 225 Canning ​St, Carlton. ​Victoria3053 \\ +|Place|**The Great Northern ​Hotel**| 
-Function Room out the back+|Address| 644 Rathdowne ​St (corner of Pigdon St), Carlton ​North VIC 3054 | 
 +|Pre-meeting| 6pm dining function room | 
 +|Time for Talks | 7:30pm in the dining function room| 
 +|Website| http://gnh.net.au | 
 +| Phone | (03) 9380 9569 | 
 +=====Talks=====
  
-Website: http://​thedan.com.au\\ +**27 November - Cancelled**
-Phone: (03) 9347 1502\\ +
-Email: mail@thedan.com.au+
  
 +This months meeting is cancelled as most people cannot make it.
  
-\\+**30 October 2017**
  
-**Topics for *MONDAY* 23rd Feb** +Talk Speaker ​
-Topic Presenter ​+KRACK WPA vulnerability pre-meeting discussion | Everyone | 
-Git Tim Rice +| gnuplot ​Rick Miles 
-Arcade Machine using a Pi | Michael Pope |+Low powered x86 board (lightning) ​| Michael Pope |
  
-**Meeting Topics for 28th Jan, 2015 - Please check the mailing list before the meeting for updates** 
-^ Topic ^ Presenter ^ 
-| rendering your own openstreetmap.org tiles for offline use | Darren Wurf | 
  
 +**Feel free to volunteer for a talk on our mailing list.**
  
 +=====Future meetings =====
 +
 +Dates for 2017
 +
 +^ Date ^ Talk #1 ^ Talk #2 ^
 +|29-Jan-2018|
 +|26-Feb-2018|
 +
 +Please show your interest on our mailing list or email me directly
 +
 +=====Volunteer for a talk=====
 +
 +Feel like doing a talk, please volunteer on our mailing list or email me directly at [[map7777@gmail.com]]
 +
 +
 +===== Talk Preparation =====
 +
 +Normal talks go for 45minutes, lightning talks go for 15minutes. If there a lot of questions please save them for after the talks. There is room for two full talks and one lightning. Please let me know which length your talk is when volunteering. ​
 +
 +The talks are performed in the function room.
 +
 +The LED TV supports HDMI up to 1920x1080.
 +
 +===== Live Demos =====
 +
 +MLUG is known for doing live demos and it's something which makes our group unique. We would like to continue this tradition so if you do a live demo as part of your talk please make sure it fits within the time limit. If it does take a long time you can setup the demo and perform the demo after all the talks have been done. 
  
-**Feel like doing a talk, please volunteer on our mailing list or email me directly at map7777@gmail.com** 
  
 ===== Sponsors ===== ===== Sponsors =====
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-|  {{::​digitech_logosm.jpg?​100|http://​www.dtcorp.com.au}} ​ | Domain Name & Hosting | 
-===== Linux Hardware compatibility lists ===== 
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-https://​h-node.org/​ 
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-http://​www.openprinting.org/​printers 
  
 ===== Join the MLUG mailing (Google Group) ===== ===== Join the MLUG mailing (Google Group) =====
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 Refer to our discussion at the start of the year at: [[workshops:​rolling distros & MLUG 2012 improvements]] Refer to our discussion at the start of the year at: [[workshops:​rolling distros & MLUG 2012 improvements]]
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 === Mailing list tips === === Mailing list tips ===
  
 +[[http://​www.idallen.com/​topposting.html|top vs bottom posting explained]]\\
 [[http://​www.caliburn.nl/​topposting.html|Why bottom posting is better than top posting]] [[http://​www.caliburn.nl/​topposting.html|Why bottom posting is better than top posting]]
  
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 It's best to head over to the mailing list for any questions, discussion or announcements. ​ If you are having problems related to MLUG and you are not on mailing list you can contact:\\ It's best to head over to the mailing list for any questions, discussion or announcements. ​ If you are having problems related to MLUG and you are not on mailing list you can contact:\\
 \\ \\
-Michael Pope\\ +|Contact |**Michael Pope**| 
-IRC: map7\\ +|Email | map7777@gmail.com| 
-Twitter@map7\\ +|Twitter@map7|
-Mob: 0488 902 201.\\+
  
 +===== New to Linux =====
 +
 +http://​www.makeuseof.com/​tag/​help-make-year-linux-desktop/​
  
 ===== Notebooks with Linux pre-installed or no OS ===== ===== Notebooks with Linux pre-installed or no OS =====
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 **Check compatibility before buying a notebook: http://​www.linlap.com/​ ** **Check compatibility before buying a notebook: http://​www.linlap.com/​ **
 +
 +** Hardware guide **
 +http://​www.linux-hardware-guide.com/​
  
 http://​www.techdrivein.com/​2010/​09/​7-providers-of-pre-installed-linux.html http://​www.techdrivein.com/​2010/​09/​7-providers-of-pre-installed-linux.html
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 Overseas\\ Overseas\\
-http://​www.system76.com/​\\+http://​www.system76.com/ ​- They now deliver to Australia\\
 http://​www.linuxcertified.com/​linux_laptops.html\\ http://​www.linuxcertified.com/​linux_laptops.html\\
 http://​www.emperorlinux.com/​ http://​www.emperorlinux.com/​
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 Linux useful commands: http://​www.pixelbeat.org/​cmdline.html Linux useful commands: http://​www.pixelbeat.org/​cmdline.html
  
-http://vic.computerbank.org.au/contact\\+http://www.computerbank.org.au\\
 **You can contact us via our Mlug [[mailing list]]**\\ **You can contact us via our Mlug [[mailing list]]**\\
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