Group:LibrePlanet Ontario/Meeting Notes/2017-07
Monday, 24 July 2017, 9:00pm EDT
- Date and Time: Monday, 24 July 2017 from 9:00pm to 10:00pm EDT
- Location: Online Mumble chat: mumble://libreplanetbr.org/LibrePlanet%20Ontario?title=LibrePlanet%20SP%20Mumble%20Server
- Planning Free Software Advocacy: Group:LibrePlanet_Ontario/Street Team Outreach
- Free/Libre Canadian Tax Preparation Software Project
- ZeroNet  Open, free and uncensorable websites, using Bitcoin cryptography and BitTorrent network
If there's something else you want to discuss, add it to the this agenda!
- The 18th annual DebConf will take place in Montreal, Canada from August 6 to August 12, 2017. It will be preceded by DebCamp, July 31st to August 4th, and Open Day, August 5th.
- Software Freedom Day: Saturday, 16 September 2017
- KW Linuxfest: 27 January 2017 at Conestoga College, holding a Call for Papers/Presentations until 1 November 2017.
- Creative Commons Global Summit 2018 13-15 April 2018
- Participants: Bob Jonkman, Colin J. Mills, Logan Streondj (greenmonk), Greg Knittl
- Audio Recording: http://podcasts.libreplanet.ca/libreplanetontario-2017-07-24.ogg (Size: 31.4 MB - Duration: 34m49s)
- LibrePlanet Ontario is on IRC at irc://irc.freenode.net/#lp-ca-on
- Free/Libre Canadian Tax Preparation Software Project FLCTPSP:
- Greg has applied again this year for "Developer Status" with CRA, along with another Linux developer.
- CRA now requires more functions in the "mandatory functions" that must be completed, eg. info for online access to your account
- Otherwise, not much progress since last meeting
- Municipal bylaws, eg. natural gardens in Toronto
- Street Team Outreach
- Take advantage of KW Linuxfest?
- KW Linuxfest:
- Call For Presentations is open, closing 1 November 2017
- Possibility of remote presentations, contact Colin J. Mills at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
- ZeroNet "P2P Webhosting"
- Opensource.com Index of millions of Open Source projects
- Ubuntu 16.04 upgrade from 14.04
- Dropping Unity in 18.04
- MATE Desktop, Linux Mint LMDE, Trisquel...
- Prereleased Updates: Synaptic, Software and Updates | Developer Options
- SLE, the Software Language Engineering conference from ACM (23-24 October 2017, Vancouver)
- SysAdminDay Dinner in Kitchener-Waterloo, 28 July 2017
[4:50 PM] Welcome to Mumble. [4:51 PM] Connecting to server libreplanetbr.org. [4:51 PM] Connected. [4:51 PM] Welcome message: Welcome to this server running Murmur. Enjoy your stay! [9:01 PM] BobJonkman: http://webchat.freenode.net/?channels=%23lp-ca-on [9:01 PM] BobJonkman: Freenode IRCL #lp-ca-on [9:04 PM] greg: H, can you hear me?i [9:05 PM] BobJonkman: Cant hear youo [9:05 PM] greg: just upgraded to 16.04 and ironing out glitches [9:05 PM] greenmonk: greg try push to talk [9:05 PM] BobJonkman: Agenda: https://libreplanet.org/wiki/Group:LibrePlanet_Ontario/Meeting_Notes/2017-07 [9:06 PM] greg: where is push to talk [9:06 PM] greg: yes, I hear you [9:06 PM] BobJonkman: Greg, can you hear us? [9:06 PM] greg: yes [9:08 PM] greenmonk: you have to hold down the keys [9:10 PM] BobJonkman: Tax project: https://libreplanet.org/wiki/Group:LibrePlanet_Ontario/FLCTPSP [9:19 PM] BobJonkman: Street Outreach Project https://libreplanet.org/wiki/Group:LibrePlanet_Ontario/Street_Team_Outreach [9:21 PM] BobJonkman: greenmonk, you're blinking out [9:24 PM] cjm: https://kwlinuxfest.ca/ [9:28 PM] BobJonkman: https://osm.org/go/ZXnnaVCF-?node=4620754446 Orange circle is the bus stop [9:29 PM] cjm: email@example.com [9:34 PM] BobJonkman: greenmonk: It's not working [9:34 PM] greenmonk: you can't hear me? [9:34 PM] BobJonkman: That's correct, we can't hear you [9:37 PM] greg: Does anyone know about https://opensource.com/article/17/7/librariesio-data? [9:42 PM] BobJonkman: https://opensource.com/alternatives/google-calendar [9:43 PM] cjm: https://libraries.io/search?q=calender [9:43 PM] greenmonk: can you hear me any better now? [9:49 PM] greenmonk: maybe it was the chinese censors [9:50 PM] greenmonk: they don't like ZeroNet, because if defeats the GFW [9:53 PM] greenmonk: i use the latest ubuntu version [9:54 PM] greenmonk: I think it is zesty so 17.04 [9:54 PM] greenmonk: zeronet is a p2p webhosting [9:55 PM] greenmonk: Well I am waiting to hear if my proposal for Pyash was accepted, will know August 4th for the SLE in vancouver [9:56 PM] greenmonk: Software Language Engineering conference from ACM [9:57 PM] greenmonk: k, [9:57 PM] BobJonkman: https://t.co/LZwuo0darN [9:58 PM] greenmonk: I made a serach engine for zeronet, there are thousands of chinese users from china on it [9:58 PM] greenmonk: yep, it's super fast, much faster than freenet, because it based on torrent technology [9:58 PM] greenmonk: oh well, anyways I guess I'll head out as well. can check out zeronet sometime