2020 Meeting Presentation Notes
Sept 4 online meeting.
John Nash led a discussion of Managing Photo Collections.
Perl program to convert all jpegs in a directory into a captioned HTML file using
the comments in jpeg files as the captions, then upload to server with download
Python program (still under development) to comment and rename jpeg files. A project that was used to learn Python::tkinter programming.jnjpgcom.zip
Note that Dokuwiki prevents upload of .py or .pl files, so I've zipped them.
John Nash will present a short literature review. Slides of “A Linux perspective on the literature of Electronic Election Systems” are here
We had a number of presentations tonight.We also had about 18 people attending if the attendee count was accurate. There was a lot of interaction and discussion as the various topics were presented.
Scott Murphy presented a short overview of what scripting is and a discussion on resources to assist in scripting here
John Nash presented a short talk
on using scanners with Linux and how to deal with some challenges that have recently arisen by scripting a solution
Tug Williams presented an entertaining comparison regarding the utility of git vs. subversion and how bash + svn = git for sufficiently specific usage cases, in particular for offline development work.
Ian Gorman presented a short testing script for a specialized client server architecture
Peter Sjoberg presented a script that leaned heavily on the dialog command.
Richard Guy Briggs presented a script used to manipulate his photo and video collection