Archive for January 2003

 Meeting on Saturday, February 8th, 2003

Date : Saturday, 8th February 2003 Time : 4:30 PM Venue: 251A/59A N.S.C Bose Road, Kolkata – 700047. Agenda:
1. 4:30 PM - 4:45 PM - Introductions
2. 5 PM - 5:30 PM - Understanding & Troubleshooting Dual Booting
* To cover: [...]

 iLUG-Cal@COMPASS 2003 ends - A grand success!!!

COMPASS 2003 has finally ended, and we are happy to announce that it was really a grand show. Our membership has doubled, and we managed to counter the FUD and the misconceptions in peoples’ mind to a large extent. I am preparing a short report about the event, and it will go up soon. The [...]

 TCO: Total Cost of Ownership - a case for Linux in Schools

Amidst the brouhaha over the Microsoft sponsored study that reflected the act that “in the long run, the TCO for systems running Linux as OS would be considerably higher than ones running on MS platforms”, one item that got lost is the usage of the word TCO. TCO as defined by the above mentioned IDC [...]

 We are going for COMPASS 2003 in a big way!!!

ILUG-Cal is going in a big way for COMPASS 2003. It has obtained a 18 sq-metre stall (9×2) at Sangam Hall in Park Street, probably one of the largest stalls in the event. The stall has been sponsored by the parent body of the group, Linux India.
We have decided that we would use this oppurtunity [...]

 This is the minutes for the meeting that was held on the 4th of Januray, 2003

This is the minutes for the meeting that was held on the 4th of Januray, 2003 (Prickle-Prickle, the 4th day of Chaos in the YOLD 3169) at the OnTrack Office at Lake Gardens.
People who attended the meeting are
Indranil Dasgupta
Sumeet Madhukar Moghe
Soumyadeep Modak
Sougata Ghosh
Amit Khan
Sayamindu Dasgupta (minutes taker)

 Here goes the minutes for the meeting held on 2nd Jan, 2003

Hi All,
Here goes the minutes for the meeting held on 2nd Jan, 2003. The meeting was arranged within a very short notice. The meeting was in line with PK’s posting on ILUG-CAL participation in COMPASS 2003 (Jan24-27). Agenda for the meeting was to decide on role and activity of the group as whole and the [...]