LXNY New York's Free Software Organization
LXNY Install Fest
none scheduled at present
The best way to find out about our next meeting is to get on
our announcement mailing list. LXNY meets at irregular and
Sunday, 1 August is Debian Day with events aimed to include outsiders
Debconf10 Speakers include:
Benjamin "Mako" Hill,
Bradley M. Kuhn,
David Alexander Sugar,
Go to their website to register [software compatibility problems].
Weekend of November 12-14, 2010
Cooper Union in Manhattan, N.Y.
(This is an independent, not-sponsored-by LXNY activity.)
Coming Someday -- A Guide for editors, reporters and others
LXNY News Guide
The danger of software patents
has been discussed at several LXNY meetings. The Graphics Interchange
Format has been a featured example.
Friday, 5 November 1999, Burn All GIFs Day, launched a wave to sweep away GIFs.
Burn All GIFs website,
including the USA DoD announcement banning most GIFs!
Free alternatives include JPEG and PNG
Portable Network Graphics home
League for Programming Freedom (LPF) GIF page
Watch this space for more information about
the Hardware Initiative
the Call for Complete Unbundling.
LXNY's presence on the Web is sponsored by Panix, aka Public Access
Networks Corporation, the popular, venerable, and dependable New York
Internet Service Provider. Panix
also sponsors VTW and SEA. Panix offers a
PNG Panix image [5000bytes]
Be it noted that LXNY's leadership and membership are duly grateful
to our sponsors.
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Copyright © 1999-2010 Jay Sulzberger
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