Group:LibrePlanet Ontario/Meeting Notes/2017-08
Thursday, 24 August 2017, 9:00pm-10:00pm EDT
- Location: Online Mumble chat: mumble://libreplanetbr.org/LibrePlanet%20Ontario?title=LibrePlanet%20SP%20Mumble%20Server
- Free/Libre Canadian Tax Preparation Software Project
- ZeroNet: Open, free and uncensorable websites, using Bitcoin cryptography and BitTorrent network (Logan Streondj (greenmonk))
- LibrePlanet.ca website / wiki page
- Can we get a valid SSL cert?
- Separate URLs for Ontario and Group:LibrePlanet_Québec
- Should events that are not primarily Free Software or Free Culture be on our Upcoming Events list?
- ...events not in Ontario?
- How was The 18th annual DebConf / DebCamp, and Open Day?
- KW Linuxfest: Call for Exhibitors - LibrePlanet Ontario should participate!
- Is there support from the FSF to host an exhibitor table? Swag?
- Call For Presentations is open until 1 November 2017.
If there's something else you want to discuss, add it to the this agenda!
- Software Freedom Day: Saturday, 16 September 2017
- WordCamp Toronto: 30 September - 1 October 2017, Toronto, Ontario
- SLE, the Software Language Engineering conference from ACM: 24-24 October 2017, Vancouver, B.C.
- FSOSS: 26-27 October 2017 at Seneca College, Toronto, Ontario
- ConFoo: 4-6 December 2017 in Vancouver, B.C.
- KW Linuxfest: 27 January 2017 at Conestoga College, Kitchener, Ontario
- ConFoo: 7-9 March 2018, Montreal, Quebec
- Creative Commons Global Summit 2018: 13-15 April 2018 in Toronto, Ontario
- Participants: Logan Streondj (greenmonk), Greg Knittl, Stephen Paul Weber
- Audio Recording: https://podcasts.libreplanet.ca/libreplanetontario-2017-08-24.ogg (Size: 29.14 MBytes - Duration: 36m10s)
- Logan Streondj's presentation for the ACM was not accepted, but available at http://liberit.ca:43110/1DYjc22BP5VkqNLJgr3nQfoGiNLbGFGffG
- SFD is on Saturday, 16 September 2017.
- LibrePlanet Ontario members are geographically distributed
- (It is unlikely LibrePlanet Ontario will participate in SFD this year)
Free Software on Phones
- Librem 5 – A Security and Privacy Focused Phone
- Other phones were discussed
- Phone kernels are written so poorly they're not suitable for mainstream distros
Hardware at the Free Software Foundation
- Respects Your Freedom hardware list
[9:04 PM] BobJonkman: Hi! Not available for voice at the moment. Will return to a real computer shortly [9:05 PM] greenmonk: http://liberit.ca:43110/1DYjc22BP5VkqNLJgr3nQfoGiNLbGFGffG [9:11 PM] singpolyma: Anyone been following https://puri.sm/shop/librem-5/
- Note: This month's text channel is incomplete.