O'Reilly User Group Newsletter - 05-06, selected highlights
david at cantrell.org.uk
Tue May 16 18:15:21 BST 2006
Josette Garcia wrote:
> O'Reilly UK User Group Programme
> Issue 05-06
> Within a week, this newsletter will be available to be downloaded in pdf format from the Delphi and C# Developers Group web site at <http://www.richplum.co.uk/oreilly/0506.pdf>.
> ***Building a FreeBSD Build System
> Keeping a single BSD system up to date is relatively easy. Keeping a whole business full of servers fresh with patches and new applications and updates is more work--unless you take advantage of the ports system. Bjorn Nelson walks through the design and implementation of a build system usable to push fresh binaries to as many servers as you have.
> ***The Software of Space Exploration.
> ***Macintosh Home Monitoring
> Want to learn a few simple home automation techniques to have your Mac send you a message when your mail is delivered, your kids get home, or your dog uses the pet door to go into the backyard? Gordon Meyer shows you how.
> Latest books available for review -
> * Flash 8 Cookbook <http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/flash8ckbk>
> * Linux Annoyances for Geeks <http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/linuxannoygks>
> * Pragmatic Ajax <http://pragmatic.oreilly.com/catalog/0976694085/>
> * SQL Pocket Guide <http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/sqlpg2>
> YOUR EVENTS
> 25 May, London
> Presenting on the night (so far) are ...
> ... along with a set of lightning talks that are so exciting they are still in closed beta!
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