BLUG tux

We are pleased to announce the first meeting of the Bahrain Linux User Group!

LUG Activities

Sharing Knowledge: Presentations, Demos, Howtos. Cool and useful applications, tools, and software techniques in Linux and the open source world.

Support: Helping users to install, run and maintain Linux as well as troubleshooting hardware and software problems (as low as that might be!).

Socializing: Share, laugh, get geeky, and have fun!

Taste of forthcoming activities:

  • Running Linux within Windows: vmware, qemu, colinux, cygwin, xming
  • Running windows within Linux: wine, qemu, vmware
  • More secure and reliable internet: ssh proxy
  • Cool Linux Devices: Linux routers, handhelds, PS3, tiny devices (Nokia N800, dd-wrt router)

First Meeting
The first LUG meeting will be held on Saturday 9 June 2007 at 4PM. Although the venue is yet to be decided, do please invite anyone and everyone who would be interested in the LUG, the more the merrier! Please confirm whether or not you can attend by Wednesday 6 June, so that we can make arrangements for the venue. Please fill in a contact form to let us know if you are interested as soon as possible.

The LUG is moderated by my good friend Hasan Al-Eid.