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  • Join

    Last updated 247 days ago by admin
    Do I have to be a member? You don’t have to be a member, but it helps. Benefits of being a member Membership allows you access to the WLUG library and contributes to the running costs of all sorts of things that the LUG offer. Also, you...
  • planet.wlug.org.nz

    Last updated 479 days ago by Peter Reutemann
    PlanetPlanet is a RSS feed aggregator, written in Python. The aggregator is run via a cronjob (crontab -e as root on tarua). All the code, templates, stylesheets and output is found below /home/planetplanet Configuration is located...
  • 2011 AGM

    Last updated 574 days ago by Peter Reutemann
    2011 AGM AgendaMeeting opened 7.40pmQuorum Acheived 10 2011 paid members Approval of 2010 AGM minutesChrisOhalloran moved that the minutes from the past AGM be approved. BruceKingsbury secondedPresident's ReportChrisOhalloran gave a verbal report...
  • ELGG Spam detection

    Last updated 479 days ago by Peter Reutemann
    Useful plugins for keeping spam at a minimum: Image CAPTCHA (sign-up) Akismet (comment spam) spam_login_filter, requires tracker (checks email addresses) user validation by admin (sends email to admin for approval) ...
  • Python Tutorials

    Last updated 155 days ago by Chris O'Halloran
    I found the book Dive into Python by Mark Pilgrim very useful: http://diveintopython.org/ (GFDL) http://diveintopython3.org/ (CC BY-SA 3.0) For developing with wxPython (GUI), I use the following resource: http://www.wxpython.org/ A...
  • gnupg

    Last updated 740 days ago by Peter Reutemann
    GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG or GPG) is a GPL Licensed alternative to the PGP suite of cryptographic software. (source: WikiPedia) Generating keys Keys can be generated using the following command (you can use the default values): gpg...
  • Companies providing Open-Source support

    Last updated 740 days ago by Peter Reutemann
      IT Partners, Hamilton Business Directory
  • Success stories

    Last updated 740 days ago by Peter Reutemann
    WLUG Wiki
  • Reinstalling Ubuntu on sheevaplug

    Last updated 740 days ago by Peter Reutemann
    I was asked to help reinstall Ubuntu on a sheevaplug recently. I found a howto but it was quite complex. I ended up writing a bash script that fetches the real installer package, makes the necessary changes and puts everything on a flash drive...
  • Debian on Sheeva plug

    Last updated 740 days ago by Peter Reutemann
    The Sheeva plug comes with an outdated Ubuntu 9.04 installation. Unfortunately, Ubuntu is no longer supporting this particular version of ARM architecture. But there is hope! You can install Debian on the plug computer instead (SD card, USB pen...