Next Meeting coming up this weekend at Sump Library, downtown Papillion at 0915 am. Hope to see all OTC’ers there!
A G E N D A
Sat. Aug 10th, 2019
Monthly Tech Update/Q & A Round-table
Favorite Linux Youtube Channels (my personal choices for quality Linux video authors . . . )
App of the Month: “gThumb” – – for quick simple photo editing & pic storage
Hello OTC’ers . . . here is the projected agenda for Saturday July 13th 2019 at Sump Library in downtown Papillion:
Monthly Tech Round-table discussion and OTC website update.
A review of several options to install and uninstall software in Linux. These methods and tools apply to most popular Linux Distributions. Options include “Synaptic PM, Snaps, AppImages and Flatpaks.”. Also, how to install deb packages using the stand-alone package manager (PM) “Gdebi”.
A review of basic disk partitioning in Linux using the GParted program for managing disk storage.
M E E T I N G A G E N D A 8 J U N E 2 0 1 9
Monthly Tech Update & Roundtable
Portable Apps – the whats & whys
A sampler of “Free” Video Streaming Sites
A G E N D A – Omaha Tech Connect Nov 10, 2018 – start time about 09:15 to 09:30.
- Call to Order (Bev)
- Recap of Club History & Decision to Retire (Trudy & Dennis)
- Canvass Members regarding starting new Computer Club (still OTC for now), but based on Ubuntu based systems including Google’s ChromeOS.
- No Dues
- Same Meeting Schedule (2nd Sat. each month)
- Focus on the Ubuntu “home” based user (not for Linux SysAdmins)
- Two Hour Meetings (versus about 3 hours for Slugo/OTC). Times would be 0930 till 1130
- Standard Agenda of:
- Tech News – Tips – Q&A
- One main presentation
- Socialization and refreshments
Here is the meeting Agenda for this coming Saturday, Sept 8 2018 at 09:15.
> Virtual Private Networks (VPN’s) – what are they, why is it a good thing and how is one set up (Windows & Linux setup is only slightly different) [Trudy]
> Solus – an independent Linux distro targeted for speed and efficiency. This can be run as a Windows replacement . . OR . . as a secondary backup/rescue OS. [Greg]
> “Tech Topics” review. [Greg]
> Prize raffle. [Trudy & Dennis F.]