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Date: 2005-10-25 23:24:50.99
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: nclug 2005-10-25
Body: Eliminated ktime_* macros from ncr53c8xx driver as they conflicted with the ktimers work. Investigated making the ipw2100 and infrared work in the tc1100 tablet (see Andy Schofield's page at the University of Birmingham) Researched the Flying Spaghetti Monster Shared maple cookies with the group

Date: 2004-06-08 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20040608
Body: Made sirc work on ia64.

Date: 2003-11-04 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20031104
Body: Re-debianized lwm against it's up-stream release.

Date: 2003-02-25 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20030225
Body: Attempted to transplant laptop hard drive in new box, failed. Caught up on linux-kernel. Looked at some LTP test failures.

Date: 2002-11-19 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20021119
Body: Kernel hacking, catching up on e-mail he didn't read because he was on the plane. Injecting irreverent comments into a hydrogen debate. Trolling ajs.

Date: 2002-07-30 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20020730
Body: Audited file locking code to attempt to replace big kernel lock with a spin-lock.

Date: 2002-05-21 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20020521
Body: Played Frozen Bubble . Hacked on fslocks.c some more. Removed the big kernel lock, found two races involving mandatory locks, and various cleanups and simplifications.

Date: 2002-04-23 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20020423
Body: Continued trying to make an ADA cross-compiler for HP-PA Linux.

Date: 2002-02-26 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20020226
Body: Played frozen bubble far too much. www.frozen-bubble.org Did some hacking on making PA-RISC linux work on the K-class machines. More work on the Apache package.

Date: 2002-02-19 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20020219
Body: Cleaned out his keyboard. Little pieces of his laptop all over the table. Playing Trophy, this linux car game. Worked on apache deb package 1.3.22-2. Released 2.4.18 release bits for Linux HP-PA release.

Date: 2002-02-12 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20020212
Body: Much work on the Apache package -- closing bugs, updates, etc... Booked a plane ticket.

Date: 2002-01-22 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20020122
Body: This will be his last meeting with us before going to Ottawa. He'll be missed... Brought a wireless access-point, which helped us get on the net, since the JYMIS AP is kind of far away. He also spent quite a while looking up tidbits about the song "Going Back to Liverpool" by the Bangles and Katrina and the Waves... Worked on packaging mod_antislash for Debian. Pretty much done. This is an Apache module which, if the referring site is Slashdot, it generates a page which is an array of frames, each of which loads Slashdot.

Date: 2001-12-11 23:00:00.00
Chapter Name: nclug
Meeting: 20011211
Body: The Debian apache maintainer fixed 4-5 more bugs, but didn't get round to doing an upload that incorporates them.