[DLSLUG-Announce] GPL Compliance Lab - DLSLUG Monthly Meeting - 2011-03-03

Bill McGonigle bill at bfccomputing.com
Sun Feb 27 14:03:11 EST 2011

               Dartmouth-Lake Sunapee Linux User Group
               a chapter of GNHLUG - http://gnhlug.org

The next regular monthly meeting of DLSLUG will be held:

                    Thursday, March 3rd, 7-9PM
at:              Dartmouth College, Haldeman 041
                 23 North Main Street, Hanover, NH

                  All are welcome, free of charge.


5:30  Pre-meeting dinner at EBA's.  RSVP and bring cash.

7:00  Sign-in, networking

7:15  Introductory remarks

7:20  The GPL Compliance Lab
         presented by Yoni Rabkin

       Yoni will start with an introduction to the Free Software
       Foundation's GPL Compliance Lab, where free software licensing
       questions get answered.  The introduction to the Lab covers
       who works there, how the work gets done and who uses the Lab's
       service.  Next, he will describe a handful of interesting cases
       that have come up at the Lab throughout the years. Finally, he
       will lead a discussion on GPL violations.

       Yoni Rabkin studied computer science and math and after a
       stint testing medical lasers and has been a working programmer
       for the past 6 years.  Yoni has been volunteering at the Free
       Software Foundation's GPL Compliance Lab since 2006.

                         Driving Directions

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        please get in touch.


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