[Grassroots-l] [IAEP] olpc-sf June Meeting hosted by Inveneo
sverma at sfsu.edu
Fri Jun 20 16:58:36 EDT 2014
On Jun 17, 2014 6:22 PM, "Sameer Verma" <sverma at sfsu.edu> wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 1:17 PM, Aaron Borden <adborden at live.com> wrote:
> > Hey folks, please note the new location this month.
> > Inveneo will be hosting this month's olpc San Francisco monthly meeting
> > on Saturday, June 21st, from 10AM - 1PM. The address is 972 Mission St,
> > 5th floor, note this is *not* our usual location.
> > Everyone is welcome to join us for our monthly meeting! We'll be
> > discussing the latest in olpc events and give updates on our local (and
> > global) projects. There will be plenty of XO laptops with the latest
> > builds to play around with, too.
> > This month we're going to kick off our meeting with project "needs
> > requests". Do you need help with your project? Do you have skills or
> > areas of expertise to help a project in need? Let us know and we'll
> > announce it at our meeting. We're hoping to get a temperature for what
> > needs our community is looking for and match people up with projects.
> > Agenda
> > * Meet and greet
> > * Needs requests announce
> > * Madagascar update
> > * Project updates
> > * July meeting space
> > * 2014 Summit planning
> > Please post with any additional agenda items.
> * We have a copy of the "Internet-in-a-Box" dataset. If you want a
> copy, bring a 1TB USB drive with you. USB3 preferred. I'll have a
> local copy as well, so we can always duplicate at a later date as
For those of you who plan on attending in person, could any of you bring a
USB 3 hub if you have one and/or a laptop with two USB 3 ports. This is to
make a copy of the Internet-in-a-Box image. 700GB over USB 2 takes 21 hours.
> * We'll also have a functioning version of XSCE 5.0 school server
> running on a XO 1.75 (laptop becomes a server) running among other
> services, Pathagar (https://github.com/PathagarBooks/pathagar), XOVis
> (https://github.com/martasd/xovis), Munin
> (http://munin-monitoring.org/), Ajenti (http://ajenti.org/),
> Internet-in-a-Box (http://internet-in-a-box.org/) and such.
> * Some updates on Bhagmalpur, India (http://bhagmalpur.wordpress.com).
> I hope Bruce will highlight RACHEL and some of his solar stuff.
> > --
> > Aaron Borden
> > Human and Hacker
> > _______________________________________________
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