General Meeting on Wednesday - 9 August 2017
The St. Louis Unix Users Group (SLUUG) general meetings are usually on the second Wednesday of each month.
We start the general meeting with a basic session (usually focused on personal commputing); which may include either
amazing graphical packages,
command line wonders,
demonstrations of useful applications,
displays of newly discovered web sites,
major resolution of long standing anomalies,
shifts in both time and space. Then we will have our usual quick welcome, introduction,
administrative announcements, and a Questions and Answers Period.
After all that, we take a break before our main event (usually focused on enterprise commputing).
The BASIC portion for August will be
Dave Forrest will explain how to maintain IPTables without having 200 entries, with special attention to SUSE
This is all magic smoke and mirrors. Dave will also wave a rubber chicken.
This tutorial might show factors common with both personal and enterprise computing.
David Forrest is interesting and informative.
The MAIN presentation for August will be
Hot Linux Modifications to Docker Environment
by Steven Lembark
While setting up a smoke testing environment in PERL, Steven has arranged to get access into the running Docker Container in its VM and can make on-the-fly, real-time changes to the linux environment.
This is too much technology for normal human beings. So, send a robot to take notes. There will be a test afterwards.
Steve Lembark is interesting and informative.
++ Posted 6 August 2017