Computing - Linux
This group is only open to current Members of the Belper and District U3A or one of the Derbyshire Cluster U3As
Linux Computing self help group.
Meeting details Meets Tuesday AM.
Initially a small group at my home we could rotate the meeting place, Internet access would be required.
What the group is aiming to do Be Adventurous and confident, do something different and gain a deeper understanding of opensource and free computing. Sharing and Researching.
Who would enjoy it Any computer user who wants to explore Linux or BSD computing and IT in a supportive group.
What equipment is needed? A Laptop, your every day Microsoft PC (even that old microsoft xp laptop, 10 years old in the back of the cupboard could be used), a usb flash stick may be required which can provided at cost. Operating systems and all software are free.
Examples of activities and research, Exploring Linux and BSD Operating systems, computer building and maintenance, keeping safe online, Bash Scripts, Office applications, 3D design, python programming, Stop Motion filming, networks, Running web servers, Blogs, Wikis, digital mapping, the list is endless.
For more information please get in touch with the group coordinator by clicking on the mail to envelope top right hand corner