[Muug] MUUG Meeting, Nov. 14, 7:30pm -- AGM, MacPorts, Linux Containers using LXD

MUUG meeting announcements muug-announce at muug.ca
Tue Nov 7 10:37:35 CST 2017

*** Please note the updated meeting location below ***

The Manitoba UNIX User Group (MUUG) will be holding its next monthly
meeting on Tuesday, November 14.  The meeting topic for this month is as 

    Linux Containers using LXD

    LXD is a next-generation system container manager, which offers a
    user experience similar to virtual machines but using Linux
    containers instead. Kevin McGregor will be presenting an
    introduction to basic Linux containers using LXD on Ubuntu.

    RTFM: MacPorts

    Adam Thompson will present and demonstrate MacPorts, one of the
    systems used for compiling, installing and upgrading command-line,
    X11 or Aqua based open-source software on the Mac operating


    Plus, this month's meeting was the MUUG annual general meeting,
    which included the election of the MUUG board of directors for the
    2017-2018 year (by acclamation).

The group usually holds its meetings at 7:30pm on the second Tuesday of
every month from September to June.  (There are no meetings in July and
August.) Meetings are open to the general public; you don't have to be a
MUUG member to attend.

    Please note our *NEW* meeting location for this month: *Room 1C16A*
    Centennial Hall, University of Winnipeg, entrance on Ellice Ave.
    between Spence St. and Balmoral St.

    Parking is available on the surrounding streets and in the lots
    on nearby streets.  Look for signage once you're at the building,
    or ask a security guard.

For more information about MUUG, and its monthly meetings, check out 
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Manitoba UNIX User Group	E-mail: <gedetil at muug.ca>
c/o Gilbert E. Detillieux	Web:	http://muug.ca/
University of Manitoba		Phone:  (204)474-8161
Winnipeg MB CANADA  R3T 2N2	Fax:    (204)474-7609

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