[wellylug] Meeting this month

Christian Gagneraud chgans at gna.org
Tue Mar 11 11:31:11 NZDT 2014


On 11/03/14 09:45, Hugh Davenport wrote:
> I think overview sounds good for this time, as you are making
> it. Then we can see where questions/comments gets us, and can
> continue discussion on mailing list afterwards to determine
> what people want long term (slash when you make it ;)
>
> So lineup would be me on GPG, Brent with half hour overview
> on GIS & spatial stuff, and postpone Christian to next month?
>
> We will do a keysigning this month, but then another one in
> months to come (to let people who just learn about it this
> month to get ready!)
>
> Does that sound good with everyone?

Yep!

Chris

>
> Cheers,
>
> Hugh
>
> On 2014-03-11 09:34, Brent Wood wrote:
>> NIce to hear the enthusiasm.
>>
>> Given my severly limited ability to get to these meetings - as
>> evidenced by the fact that this will the my first for some years, I'm
>> not sure a brief topic per meeting will see things finished this
>> century :-)
>>
>> I'll give the overview this time & see what the feedback is??
>>
>> Brent
>>
>> -------------------------
>>  FROM: Klaatu <klaatu at straightedgelinux.com>
>>  TO: wellylug at lists.wellylug.org.nz
>>  SENT: Monday, March 10, 2014 8:44 PM
>>  SUBJECT: Re: [wellylug] Meeting this month
>>
>> I want to hear ALL about this topic. It seems like it could easily
>> fill
>> an entire meeting, but perhaps it makes more sense to do it in a mini
>> series of talks rather than trying to dedicate an entire meeting about
>> it. Variety, spice of life, etc.
>>
>> Just my immediate thoughts on the subject of scheduling.
>>
>> -klaatu
>>
>> On 03/10/2014 03:24 PM, Brent Wood wrote:
>>>
>>> Hi Chris,
>>>
>>> I'm discussing spatial data management & GIS with Linux.
>>>
>>> I can do as long or short as desired... been using series of Linux
>> GIS
>>> workstations for about 12 years - with no commercial GIS software
>> used...
>>>
>>> (spatial) data management (SpatialLite, MariaDB, Postgis)
>>> visualisation/interactive mapping (QGIS - or gvSIG, uDIG, SAGA,
>> GRASS,
>>> R, etc)
>>> analysis/modeling (SAGA, QGIS, R, GMT, GRASS)
>>> cartography (R, GMT)
>>> libraries (GDAL/OGR/GEOS/Proj.4)
>>> web mapping (server & client) (Mapserver, Geoserver, OpenLayers,
>> Leaflet)
>>> metadata (Geonetwork, CKAN - DKAN)
>>> time series data (climate, hydrometric, water quality)
>>> biodata (observations, presence/absence, taxonomy)
>>> standards/interoperability/data sharing (in NZ & internationally)
>>> (ISO/ANSI/OGC- WMS, WFS, CSW, WPS, SOS, vocab services/ontologies,
>> etc)
>>> support, FOSS, commercial (OSGEO, ....)
>>> data sources (LINZ, Koordinates, NIWA, GNS, LCR, Councils,
>> international...)
>>>
>>> A 5 minute overview or a full tutorial/workshop on each :-)
>>>
>>> Just confirm what people want, and how much presentation vs demo is
>>> preferred & I can put something suitable together... usually about
>> 20-30
>>> mins gives a brief intro covering the various aspects - so 30 mins
>> for
>>> each of us occupies about an hour... if that sounds OK?
>>>
>>> I'll scribble out a slide for each topic above, talk for one to two
>>> minutes on each & then discuss/demo looks about right...
>>>
>>>
>>> Now, how many people has that put off?
>>>
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>
>>> Brent Wood
>>>
>>>
>>>
>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>> *From:* Christian Gagneraud <chgans at gna.org>
>>> *To:* wellylug at lists.wellylug.org.nz
>>> *Sent:* Monday, March 10, 2014 2:16 PM
>>> *Subject:* Re: [wellylug] Meeting this month
>>>
>>> On 10/03/14 13:52, Brent Wood wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Let me know how long you want & I'll fill it -)
>>>
>>> Hi Brent,
>>>
>>> What is your talk about? I don't mind if mine is postponed, 2x30min
>>> talks are better than 2x30 + 1x5+ min. Less pressure and more time
>> for
>>> comments, questions and answers.
>>>
>>> Chris
>>>
>>>>
>>>> B
>>>>
>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>> *From:* Christian Gagneraud <chgans at gna.org
>> <mailto:chgans at gna.org>>
>>>> *To:* wellylug at lists.wellylug.org.nz
>>> <mailto:wellylug at lists.wellylug.org.nz>
>>>> *Sent:* Monday, March 10, 2014 12:36 PM
>>>> *Subject:* Re: [wellylug] Meeting this month
>>>>
>>>> On 10/03/14 11:44, Hugh Davenport wrote:
>>>> > Hi Christian,
>>>> >
>>>> > I would be happy to slot you in somewhere. Depending on how long
>> Brent
>>>> > wants of this 5-30 minutes we could fit you in this month,
>> otherwise
>>>> > delay a month. Or we can have an hour and a half meeting.
>>>>
>>>> I'm fine either way, just let me know before the week-end!
>>>>
>>>> + 5 or 10
>>>> Chris
>>>>
>>>> >
>>>> > Cheers,
>>>> >
>>>> > Hugh
>>>> >
>>>> > On 2014-03-10 11:40, Christian Gagneraud wrote:
>>>> >> On 10/03/14 10:06, Hugh Davenport wrote:
>>>> >>> Just a reminder that this is next week. Any talks people want
>> to give
>>>> >>> let me know.
>>>> >>
>>>> >> Hi Hugh, Hi All,
>>>> >>
>>>> >> If there is some interest I could make a talk about some
>> interesting
>>>> >> stuff (at least to me) found in the leaked NSA ANT catalogue
>>>> >> (available on wikipedia.org): Namely the Digital cores (System
>> on a
>>>> >> chip), their known usage and their SW stack (embedded Linux vs.
>> Bare
>>>> >> metal)
>>>> >> This would be based on a pure technical embedded HW/SW approach
>> and
>>>> >> the conclusion/questions could be: When did they start using
>> Linux in
>>>> >> their HW bugs? Which Linux distro would you use to do this kind
>> of
>>>> >> job? What kind of digital cores do they use now, ...
>>>> >>
>>>> >> This could fits in a 20 min talk + 10 min comments/questions
>>>> >>
>>>> >> Chris
>>>> >>
>>>> >>
>>>> >> PS: Document of interest:
>>>> >> * Digital cores:
>>>> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_MAESTRO-II.jpg [1]
>>>> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_TRINITY.jpg [2]
>>>> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_JUNIORMINT.jpg [3]
>>>> >> * Known usage:
>>>> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_COTTONMOUTH-I.jpg [4]
>>>> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_COTTONMOUTH-II.jpg [5]
>>>> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_COTTONMOUTH-III.jpg [6]
>>>> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_FIREWALK.jpg [7]
>>>> >> * Just for the big picture:
>>>> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_IRONCHEF.jpg [8]
>>>> >>
>>>> >>
>>>> >>
>>>> >>>
>>>> >>> Cheers,
>>>> >>>
>>>> >>> Hugh
>>>> >>>
>>>> >>> On 2014-03-05 10:03, Hugh Davenport wrote:
>>>> >>>> Hi All,
>>>> >>>>
>>>> >>>> This months meeting is Monday the 17th of March, level 3
>> Catalyst
>>>> >>>> house.
>>>> >>>>
>>>> >>>> On the agenda so far, is a talk by me about GPG. Let me know
>> if
>>> anyone
>>>> >>>> else wishes to talk about something.
>>>> >>>>
>>>> >>>> Look forward to seeing you all there.
>>>> >>>>
>>>> >>>> Cheers,
>>>> >>>>
>>>> >>>> Hugh
>>>> >>>
>>>> >>>
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>>
>>>>
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>> Links:
>> ------
>> [1] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_MAESTRO-II.jpg
>> [2] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_TRINITY.jpg
>> [3] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_JUNIORMINT.jpg
>> [4] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_COTTONMOUTH-I.jpg
>> [5] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_COTTONMOUTH-II.jpg
>> [6] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_COTTONMOUTH-III.jpg
>> [7] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_FIREWALK.jpg
>> [8] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:NSA_IRONCHEF.jpg
>> [9] http://lists.wellylug.org.nz/mailman/listinfo/wellylug
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