[SATLUG] Meeting Notes

Christopher Lemire christopher.lemire at gmail.com
Fri Jan 3 14:19:02 CST 2014


On Fri, Jan 3, 2014 at 2:06 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:
> Christopher Lemire wrote:
>>
>> On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 4:58 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> The outstanding issue is what the focus of the meetings should be.  It
>>> has
>>> been hard to come up with good topics and presenters.
>>>
>>>    -- Bruce
>>
>>
>> I would like to give a presentation on installing Gentoo. All the
>> topics in Gentoo's Handbook would be covered.
>>
>> http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/handbook/handbook-amd64.xml?full=1
>>
>> Partitioning of the drives, giving file systems, swap, networking,
>> writing the /etc/fstab, compiling the kernel and kernel modules,
>> installing and configuring services such as a cron daemon (there's
>> more than one to choose from) a system logger, grub (or another
>> bootloader), and much more is all done through the command line.
>> Gentoo does not have an installer. You can take an overview of the
>> entire procedure through the link I provided. Would anyone be
>> interested in this presentation?
>
>
> Yes.  I think this is perfect for the January 9 (next Thursday) meeting.
>
>
>   -- Bruce

I'll be borrowing a laptop for giving a presentation because I only
have a tablet and a desktop, and I need a spare harddrive for it. The
laptop takes a 2.5"sata harddrive. Would somebody be willing to lend
me one? I can return it at the end of the meeting. Thanks.


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