Bill Wright | 27 Oct 16:50 2014


Just a little pre fest test :')
Robinson Tryon | 8 Oct 03:24 2014

Join LibreOffice at our first Seattle LibreFest -- the Sunday after SeaGL!

Hi all,

The Sunday after SeaGL (Oct 26th) we'll be holding a LibreOffice
'LibreFest' Bug Triaging Bee and Hackfest at the University of
Washington in Seattle, and we want YOU to join us!

We'll be teaching people how to test, confirm, and find new bugs in
LibreOffice, and how to build LibreOffice from source code and make
their first commit. Whether you're completely new to to open source or
are an experienced developer, we'll be happy to help you find a task
appropriate to your skill level :-)

To thank you for your hard work, we'll have plenty of Free Food & a
T-shirt for each participant.

Just email me with
- Your T-shirt size
- If you're interested in the Bug Bee, the Hackfest, or both!

For more event details, see the event website:


P.S. Carpooling to Seattle is encouraged. Let me know if I can help
facilitate :-)

For even more information:
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Lee Fisher | 5 Sep 19:00 2014

Fwd: Seattle FOSS and open data calendar

Please tell other related local groups.

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Seattle FOSS and open data calendar

Hi all,

For those who like to circulate in the FOSS and Open Data communities,
here's a public calendar of FOSS and related events in the Seattle

Valorie Zimmerman | 20 Aug 01:18 2014

I think you should join 101 Pines/Horseshoe Lake's private website

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Bill Wright | 3 Jul 00:19 2014

SeaGL call for participation

In the spirit of community cooperation, I'm posting
this announcement for Seattle GNU/Linux Conference


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The Seattle GNU/Linux Conference's CFP is open,

The event's on October 24/25. There's room for plenty of different
free and open source topics at SeaGL.
Basically, if you’re excited about it – then we’re excited about it!

Feel free to send any questions or ask for help with your
proposal via participate <at>

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jawa jawa | 26 Jun 00:26 2014

problem posting to this list

I'm passing this mssg. on for valorie.  There's some technical problem, & she still receives email for this list, but can't post to it.  Hopefully someone can make it so she can post to the list again.
"I was delighted to see the update of the website! Not just the date
for next year, but the speaker slideshow. Really excellent.

However, the IRC channel still has the 'just past' date. Can some
chanop fix that?

People are already talking about next year's meet, which is really cool!

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Dave G. | 2 May 04:17 2014

Which make/model of FRS?

What were the make and model of the FRS radios that were used at the Fest?


David Griffith
Alan Robertson | 1 May 20:49 2014

Videos from lightning talks

Are they up somewhere already?  Will there be an announcement?



    Alan Robertson <alanr@...> -  <at> OSSAlanR

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undisguised opinions." - William Wilberforce
Alex Jordan | 26 Apr 03:08 2014

Ride from La Quinta

Hi all,
I'm staying at La Quinta hotel, and I don't have a ride to campus tomorrow (aside from a taxi). Is anyone in the area and willing to share a seat?
Alex Jordan

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Robinson Tryon | 25 Apr 00:54 2014

LibreOffice is looking for a few helpers in the Tutorium

Hi all,

I'm organizing a booth for TDF/LibreOffice in the Tutorium and would
love to have a few more helpers on hand.

I'll be bringing some brochures and LibreOffice stickers, plus some
neat information about "The Document Liberation Project" -- a new
project we just launched at The Document Foundation to help provide
Free Software libraries that can read all kinds of old and proprietary
document formats. [1]

If you have mad LibreOffice skills, or are just interested in
introducing people to the awesomeness that is LibreOffice, please let
me know!



Robinson Tryon
LibreOffice Community Outreach Herald
Senior QA Bug Wrangler
The Document Foundation

[1] Website:
Dave G. | 24 Apr 08:54 2014

TAG Jobs Fair

In case anyone was wondering, a tech jobs fair will be held this Friday 
from 5pm to 8pm at Best Western PLUS Lakeway Inn and Conference Center.

More info is available at  Scroll down to 
find the registration page for the event.

I have nothing to do with the organization of this.


David Griffith