When: 10:30 - 17:00, Saturday 6th August 2005
An Introduction to Xen - a virtual machine monitor for x86 compatibles - MatGrove
LDAP - NeilFerguson
Kernel modules for the uninitiated - AdrianBridgett
You'll find slides, video and other media from the talks on the TechTalks/6thAugust2005 page.
Welcome. The Chairman welcomed everyone to the meeting. There were 21 eligible Members, forming a quorate Meeting.
Matters Arising. There were no matters reported arising from the last AGM.
Report on past year. The Chairman gave a brief report on the last year in the LUG. Membership has increased from 170 to approximately 200. The InfoPoints have been successful both in getting new people to LUG meetings as well as raising awareness of Linux around Hampshire. Meetings switched from alternating socials and Bring-a-boxes to monthly Bring-a-box meetings.
Presentation of Accounts. The Treasurer presented accounts for the last year, available on the GroupFinances page. He also reported that the InfoPoint scheme was covering its own costs, but mainly due to the initial donation of blank CDs.
Constitution Amendments. Each of the 8 proposed amendments was voted on and accepted unanimously.
AOB. There were no other matters raised.
Who was there
HugoMills wittered on about the Semantic Web to anyone who couldn't get away fast enough.