[svlug] March 21 Linux Users' Group of Davis: UNIX File Systems; LinuxChix.org
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Wed Mar 2 12:29:41 PST 2005
The Linux Users' Group of Davis (LUGOD), will be holding a meeting on:
March 21, 2005
6:30pm - 9:00pm
The meeting will be held at:
Davis Public Library
315 East 14th St.
Davis, California 95616
The topic will be:
A Review of UNIX File Systems / LinuxChix.org
presented by: Valerie Henson, IBM
A review of UNIX file systems, focussing on Linux file systems,
the evolution of file system design, and various approaches to solving
the problems of performance, consistency, and recovery.
Valerie will also briefly discuss LinuxChix, a community for
women who like Linux, and for supporting women in computing.
The membership ranges from novices to experienced users, and includes
professional and amateur programmers, system administrators and
About the speaker:
Valerie Henson works at IBM as a Linux kernel developer, and has
served on program committees for FREENIX, the USENIX Technical
Conference and the Ottawa Linux Symposium. Most recently she worked on
ZFS, a new file system for Solaris. Valerie became interested in women
in computing after wondering where all the other female Linux kernel
For details on this meeting, visit:
For maps, directions, public transportation schedules, etc., visit:
LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization dedicated to the
Linux computer operating system and Open Source software,
and which holds meetings twice a month in Davis, CA.
Meetings are always free and open to the public.
Please visit our website for details:
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