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 macOS realms, so come join us! All of our meetings are open to the public.

Chat with us we are on IRC at irc.oftc.net #utdlug


Saturday Feburary 20, 2016 / 5PM ECSS 2.201

Join us for a fun event all about cryptography! Come learn how encryption is used in the real world, generate some private keys, encrypt a folder, send a secure email, and discover how Linux makes all this easy.

UPDATE: We uploaded the slides and handout from the event.

The Art of the Command Line

Saturday Feburary 6, 2016 / 5PM ECSS 2.306

Join us as we talk about the power of the command line and various tools that can make you more productive in CS and other fields. We’ll start out with basics and work up to more complex subjects and tasks using tools available for free.

Linux Jeopardy

Saturday January 23, 2016 / 5PM ECSS 2.410

Do you like trivia? Come join us and test your knowledge of the less technical parts of Linux. Alternatively, come and get a good laugh as we try to run a game show!

UPDATE: Miss the fun? You can still see our jeopardy boards online: Board 1, Board 2

Building Datacenters: Presented by John Cummickel

Saturday November 7th, 2015 / 5-8PM ECSS 2.201

Build a Website with Jekyll

Saturday October 24th, 2015 / 5-8PM ECSN 2.110

Build a website with Jekyll and Github Pages, and learn the easy way to take control of your web presence for free!