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-!!Thanks for expressing interest in joining the
Waikato Linux Users Group
+!! Thanks for expressing interest in joining the
t have to be a member, but it helps.
+You don t have to be a member, but it helps.
Membership allows you access to the WlugLibrary,
gives you a shell account on
, and contributes
to the running costs of all sorts of things that the LUG offer. Also, you must be a member of WlugIncorporated to stand for executive committee positions and to vote at General Meetings
+ gives the , and to the .
is currently set at $20 per year for an individual
]. Membership currently lasts from the time
of payment until the next Annual
General Meeting. Pro rata subscriptions are not offered
+Membership [ ] . of General .
of membership fees__%%%
Please continue on into
the [secure site|http://secure
. org.nz/join.html] for details on how to get
a membership form
and return it, with payment
, to us!
+ . the of the . . a membership and , to
Be aware that if you pay online, we will not be able to get confirmation of your payment until the next monthly statement arrives from our bank.
of an account on the WLUG server
Once your membership has been confirmed, if you asked for a shell account on your membership form, you will have one created with the username and password you specified. (If there are any problems, someone will get in touch with you.) This account provides an email address @wlug.org.nz. See the WlugServer page for information about how to get an account set up, and for the AcceptableUsePolicy.
+ __ of __
__3. Setup your account__%%%
* Check that you can [SSH] to the server (hoiho.wlug.org.nz). Make sure that
the [ host key matches this file
* Set up SSH by copying your [public key|SSHKeys] into $HOME/.ssh/authorized_keys
on the server.
* Create a $HOME/.forward file containing an email address where you want any email sent
to your @wlug.org.nz address to be re-sent to. Our mail server allows you to use specify
a suffix on your username when giving people your email address, and the suffix will be ignored. This means you could give out email@example.com as your email address to one person, and firstname.lastname@example.org to another person. The "+"
and anything after
it will be ignored when delivering mail
, so it will all go into your inbox. This makes it easy to filter your incoming mail
, and see who is giving your address
to other people :)
+ the [ | :// .wlug.org.nz/ . ] on to a and it, , to
See WlugMailNotes for more information about using
your mail account
+ your .
] While we don
' t offer a
' membership per se as meetings
are free and everyone
, you are welcome
to make a suggested donation of $35 per year
for a family
+ [ ]
+ '' ' membership
+ is to
+ , you
+ for .