[SATLUG] November Meeting, December Meeting, Close Down SATLUG?

Chris Hudson chrishudson at gmail.com
Thu Nov 13 13:56:53 CST 2014

Sad to hear things have grown so quiet at SATLUG.
I have been on this list a long time and at one point we were one of the
bigger LUG's in the country, even being featured in a WSJ article at one
time, if I remember correctly.
If we keep having meetings I will make a concerted effort to go and show my
support for the group.


On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 9:29 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:

> Don Wright wrote:
>> There's supposed to be a SATLUG meeting Thursday, but I haven't seen any
>> traffic about it on this list. I suppose Rackspace is still closed to
>> us, and nobody has proposed an alternative. The September meeting (at
>> 10BitWorks) had two people. As far as I can tell, there was no meeting
>> in October.
>> Regarding this list, there haven't been any new threads since October
>> 19, and only one reply to an earlier thread since then.
>> The December meeting, according to the Articles of Incorporation and
>> By-Laws, MUST BE the annual election of officers. I am not a candidate
>> for office in 2015.
>> Due to the low traffic, lack of meetings, lack of officers (the
>> Presidency is still vacant), and general disinterest in acting as a
>> group, I propose SATLUG be dissolved effective December 31, 2014, the
>> website, mail list, and domain name be cancelled, and that any assets be
>> distributed as specified in the Articles and By-Laws.
>>    Donald W. Wright, Director
>>    San Antonio Linux Users Group, Inc.
> Since Rackspace donates the server, there's really no need to remove the
> website and mailing list.  I can continue to manage that.
> However, I agree with the general sentiment about meetings and officers.
> OTOH, I'm teaching at SAC again and can make my classroom available on
> Wednesday (but not Thursday) nights.  There may be some months where the
> building is not available due to spring break, summer break, etc.
> The problem then would be topics and presenters.  Perhaps Linux is getting
> to be too mainstream.
>   -- Bruce
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