We are a student organization devoted to the teaching and advocacy of Linux, open source, and free software of all kinds. We welcome anyone and everyone from the Linux, Unix, BSD, and OS X realms, so come join us! All of our meetings are open to the public.

Boot Process Meeting

October 25th 5:00pm - 6:30pm in ECSS 2.311

Come join us on Oct. 25th at 5pm as we talk about the SUPER SCARY Linux/BSD boot process and init systems including bsd, sysv, systemd, and upstart! For you hungry folks, we'll have pizza and Halloween candy, too.

Update: Download the slides from the event

Hackathon Primer

September 20 5:00pm - 6:30pm in ECSS 2.201

The Linux Users Group is hosting an event to help you get the most out of the upcoming Hackathons!

Come find out how you can get set up in the cloud quickly and easily so that you have more time to build your project and have fun!

Members of LUG will host a one hour discussion on Git + GitHub and spinning up cloud infrastructure on AWS, Google, etc.

Other possible topics include DevOps tools like Vagrant and Ansible, or setting up quick solutions on embedded systems.

September 20th, 5:00 - 6:30 pm

ECSS 2.201

Amazon Web Services Meeting

March 25th 2014 at 7:00 pm in TI Auditorium (ECSS)

Interested in Cloud Computing? Want to learn how to deploy your own virtual server, or host your data in the cloud?

The Linux Users Group @ UTD coordinated with local Amazon reps to host a technical introduction to AWS, demonstrating its many services and abilities.

Update: Here is the video stream from this event.

Additionally the slides are available for download here.