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 +====== Future Meeting Topics ======
 +
 +Here are some possible topics for future OCLUG meetings.
 +\\\
 + Send mail to the OCLUG mailing list to suggest other topics or
 +people who would be willing to give a presentation.
 +
 +NOTE: We have plenty of topics -- we need people to present. You need not be the expert -- we
 +have had considerable success with panel discussions that allow multiple "small" contributions.
 +Contact any board member or post here if you can assist.
 +
 +===== Possible Topics =====
 +  * RSS/ATOM feed readers/akregators 
 +  * GIT and other revision control s/w 
 +  * presentation software (Magicpoint, Negative, Openffice/ppt)
 +  * browser variations
 +  * Firefox extensions
 +  * screen casting
 +  * The future of Linux
 +  * gimp, script-fu
 +  * Licensing issues
 +  * Window managers
 +  * How to Live With your Windows-Manager
 +
 +  * Linux on a Thumb Drive - how to put Linux on a USB key (J-F Messier could do it)
 +  * travel with Linux
 +  * ins and outs of a remix
 +  * IDE (Integrated Development Environments)
 +  * Programmer's editors (Emacs, VIM, others)
 +
 +  * How to build your own distro.
 +  * File system comparison: ext2, 3, 4, FAT, NTFS
 +  * Security issues of different file systems.
 +
 +  * Interworking Linux with other operating systems.
 +    * There will always be some Windows machines in the environment.
 +    * How to make Windows "easier" to use (eg: Cygwin)
 +    * How to transfer files, (scp, putty, rsync).
 +    * How to access Linux X windows graphical applications from Windows machines (xming).
 +    * How to access Windows machines from Linux (rdesktop)
 +  
 +
 +===== Possible Beginner/New to Linux Topics =====
 +
 +  * How to use the command line; and why you want to use it.
 +
 +
 +
 +== Please update this page with new ideas, or contact someone who can. ==
 +
 +
  
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