[SATLUG] Meet at Rackspace?

mark mark at kandm-solutions.com
Tue Dec 14 21:26:53 CST 2010

I work in the CIS department computer lab at SAC.
We still install Linux on machines for students in the computer lab at
SAC. Unfortunately most of the students at SAC don't see learning about
Linux or other UNIX-likes as important. We try to highlight it's
importance in the lab but it is a struggle.

On Tue, 2010-12-14 at 15:36 +0000, Howard Haradon wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 14, 2010 at 2:57 PM, Al Castanoli <afcasta at satx.rr.com> wrote:
> > This would work out great for me - I'd be able to attend meetings there.
> >
> > Question - would we still be holding our installfests at SAC, or would we have the students travel to Rackspace for the events?
> >
> > Al Castanoli
> Installfests seem to have been discontinued as the students
> need for Linux is being met by the use of a virtual machine and
> loading Linux.  There appears to be no interest in loading Linux
> on the hard drive for SAC students.  I am of the opinion that we
> could revive the installfest at the PC Show.  Perhaps every other
> show we could get 7-8 members to take shifts, and make installing
> Linux our theme.  In addition, i believe that we ought to do some
> kind of open installfest, either at SAC or at a public library.
> HH
> --
> Howard Haradon
> San Antonio, TX  USA


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