Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Greeneville Linux Users Group, GLUG

Greeneville Linux Users Group, Greeneville TN

 "To inspire, enhance, and advance the use of linux In Greeneville Tennessee"

"Something that I think is imperative is to have regular meetings, not just a Facebook group..." - Duane Hatter

"Some other ideas- no fees, no dues. This should be free to all. The concept, at least in my mind, is that this is to be a group of people that gather together to share ideas and experiences.
'Helpfulness' is the general 'feel' I am wanting. This is NOT for people that thrash their pc's playing Facebook games and want free repair services; this is for those that use Linux and need help, have ideas, have questions, have experience to share..." - Duane Hatter

 "A Linux User Group or Linux Users' Group (LUG) or GNU/Linux User Group (GLUG) is a private, generally non-profit or not-for-profit organization that provides support and/or education for Linux users, particularly for inexperienced users. The term commonly refers to local groups that meet in person, but is also used to refer to online support groups..." -

"Linux was originally developed as a free operating system for personal computers based on the Intel x86 architecture, but has since been ported to more computer hardware platforms than any other operating system. Thanks to its dominance on smartphones, Android, which is built on top of the Linux kernel, has the largest installed base of all general-purpose operating systems. Linux, in its original form, is also the leading operating system on servers and other big iron systems such as mainframe computers and supercomputers..." -

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