lathrop.11 at osu.edu
Fri Jan 6 12:30:23 EST 2006
Here are the minutes from last night's meeting...
OSU Open Source Club
January 5, 2006
Came to order at 7:09pm
Jim Dinin (Benevolent Dictator)
Andy Lathrop (Secretary)
Alex Lingo (Treasurer)
What is your favorite caffeinated beverage?
- Office space / Office hours
- Discussion leaders
- Free Association
"What comes to mind when I say 'Open Source'?"
* Crappy GUIs
* Middle-aged + beard (Stallman?)
* The Daemon
* Command Lines
* Fast Patches
* Licenses (BSD, LGPL/GPL, MIT X-Windows)
* Free (Freedom, Beer)
- Richard Stallman Interview
Being able to read your files (now/later)
Why should anyone care about OSS in the face of war, poverty, etc...?
Embedded systems (Cysco, Linux, Routers)
- Slashdot (w00t!)
Coldplay copy protection (EVIL EVIL EVIL EVIL EVIL OMGWTF)
Meeting Adjourned after I (Andy) left @ 8:35pm.
a.lathrop <lathrop.11 at osu.edu>
The journey is the reward - Lao Tzu
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