February 2014 Beginners' Workshop: Slackware

Feb 15 2014 12:30
Feb 15 2014 17:00

VPAC Training Room, 110 Victoria Street, Carlton South

Slackware, by Lev Lafayette

Slackware is the oldest extant GNU/Linux distro. It aims for
stability and simplicity of design.

General Workshop Area:

At the LUV Beginners' Workshop you can come along and work with
Linux enthusiasts to assist you in setting up your system the
way you want. This could include friendly advice on partitions,
distributions, configurations, networking and specific
applications. Bring your laptop!

The Melbourne OLPC Club meetings are co-located with the
Beginners' Workshops. If you are interested in the OLPC (One
Laptop Per Child) project, please come and join in!

VPAC is on the ground floor of Building 91, RMIT, 110 Victoria
Street, Carlton, on the north side of Victoria Street, about 50m
east of Swanston Street, almost opposite Melbourne City Baths.

Public transport: frequent trams run along Swanston Street;
VPAC is a few minutes' walk from Melbourne Central train station.

LUV would like to acknowledge Red Hat for their help in obtaining the Buzzard Lecture Theatre venue and VPAC for hosting, and BENK Open Systems for their financial support of the Beginners Workshops

Linux Users of Victoria Inc., is an incorporated association, registration number A0040056C.


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