LUV Main April 2014 Meeting: Burnout + BTRFS

Apr 1 2014 19:00
Apr 1 2014 21:00

The Buzzard Lecture Theatre. Evan Burge Building, Trinity College, Melbourne University Main Campus, Parkville.

Bianca Gibson: Preventing Volunteer Burnout

Russell Coker: Current Status of BTRFS

Bianca Gibson: Preventing Volunteer Burnout

In this presentation I'll be sharing practical advice for
preventing burnout in yourself and those around you, drawing on
my experience from years as a volunteer. I will encourage
audience participation.

Bianca Gibson is extremely passionate about Free Software, a
current member of the 2016 Geelong team and was a
member of the Linux Australia council for 2 years. As a teenager
she spent years on the council of a children's nature club. She
recently completed her Bachelor of Computer Science at Monash
University and started work as a graduate developer at REA

Russell Coker: Current Status of BTRFS

Quoting from

Btrfs is a new copy on write (CoW) filesystem for Linux aimed at
implementing advanced features while focusing on fault
tolerance, repair and easy administration. Jointly developed at
Oracle, Red Hat, Fujitsu, Intel, SUSE, STRATO and many others,
Btrfs is licensed under the GPL and open for contribution from

Russell Coker is currently on the LUV committee.

The Buzzard Lecture Theatre, Evan Burge Building, Trinity College Main Campus Parkville Melways Map: 2B C5

Notes: Trinity College's Main Campus is located off Royal Parade. The Evan Burge Building is located near the Tennis Courts. See our Map of Trinity College. Additional maps of Trinity and the surrounding area (including its relation to the city) can be found at

Parking can be found along or near Royal Parade, Grattan Street, Swanston Street and College Crescent. Parking within Trinity College is unfortunately only available to staff.

For those coming via Public Transport, the number 19 tram (North Coburg - City) passes by the main entrance of Trinity College (Get off at Morrah St, Stop 12). This tram departs from the Elizabeth Street tram terminus (Flinders Street end) and goes past Melbourne Central Timetables can be found on-line at:

Before and/or after each meeting those who are interested are welcome to join other members for dinner. We are open to suggestions for a good place to eat near our venue. Maria's on Peel Street in North Melbourne is currently the most popular place to eat after meetings.

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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