Ubuntu-Arizona Weekly Newsletter, Issue #101

Welcome to the Ubuntu-Arizona Weekly Newsletter, Issue #101 for the week July 19, July 26.

* Arizona Loco Newsletter
* One Hundredth First Edition
* Powered by Ubuntu
* Wednesday-July 29, 2009
* Arizona Loco Team Wiki: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ArizonaTeam

* Next meeting: Sunday August 2, 2009 9:00 PM
* Server: Freenode: IRC Channel #ubuntu-us-az

In this issue

* Announcements: Karmic Alpha 3 released: Pre-releases of Karmic are *not* encouraged for anyone needing a stable system or anyone who is not comfortable running into occasional, even frequent breakage. Launchpad is now open source: Released under the GNU Affero General Public license, version 3, Launchpad's code is now open source.

* _MrsApple_ was welcomed to the Team.

* scott_ev then announced that vorian had resigned from his job in Ohio and was looking to move to Idaho or Utah.

* Discussion of the Tucson Install Fest.

* PLUG announcements: ABLEconf group sponsor requirements were created this week. http://www.ABLEconf.com/wiki/index.php?title=2009Phx/GroupSponsors . This Friday is the 10th annual Sysadmin Appreciation Day. http://www.SysadminDay.com/ . Software Freedom Day is coming up, Saturday, September 19th. http://www.SoftwareFreedomDay.org and http://SoftwareFreedomDay.org/teams/northamerica/AZ . No PLUG events this week. We did get a job posting, though. http://PLUG.phoenix.az.us/node/1123 . Classes start soon at the community colleges. I will be updating info on my site, but we will also have posts to PLUG. http://www.LuftHans.com/Classes .

Read the whole thing at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ArizonaTeam/Newsletters/09July29