organizing the event (was: [svlug] Linux 10th anniversary plans)

Karl F. Larsen k5di at zianet.com
Fri Jul 6 08:49:01 PDT 2001


On Thu, 5 Jul 2001, Ian Kluft wrote:

> >From: Drew Bertola <drew at drewb.com>
> >So, looks like we can run with this.  What's the next step?  Any ideas
> >on a place and time?
>
> Did I miss anything?  If not, everyone mark off some time on your calendars
> on the afternoon of Saturday, Aug 25 and we'll celebrate Linux's 10th
> anniversary.  That day is the 10th anniversary of Linus' announcement
> that he was about to post on the FTP site the source code for a small
> kernel he had been experimenting with.  He was posting it because he
> thought he was "done" and wanted to see if anyone else was interested. ;-)
> It was just the beginning...
>
	If anyone has that first kernel and an old but good 88386 puter
you could hook it to a big monitor at the BBQ and play with it. The new
stuff written in the past 10 years is sure nice.


-- 
Yours Truly,

  	 - Karl F. Larsen, k5di at arrl.net  (505) 524-3303  -





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