Welcome to EdLUG

EdLUG is a group of like-minded people from the Edinburgh area who are interested in Linux, Open Source software and hardware and related concepts. Our members are from all walks of life and from across the whole skill and knowledge range.  Membership of EdLUG is free and open to anyone.

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Hi all;

I wanted write a post to introduce myself to you, as I don't often get the chance to attend EdLUG meetings.

I started using Linux in about 1999 after suffering with Windoze for years and immediately liked how flexible and fast it is. Currently I'm using Ubuntu on a laptop ho... more

As a long time, and often times infrequent, member of EdLUG over the last 10 plus years I decided it would be rather lovely to round off another year of Linux with the EdLUG Christmas Meal. This one was held at La Sal (a Spanish tapas style restaurant) on Howden Street on Thursday 4th December.... more

The recent downtime has had an interesting effect. All the edlug.org.uk links on Google vanished giving an opportunity to see where else edlug is showing up on the web. Some of this seems to be legacy pages hosted at the university but there are a few that had me a bit worried. One example is t... more

I think it would be difficult for anyone to have failed to notice that the website has been offline for two weeks. We had to go into maintenance mode to patch the security hole in drupal. However, we discovered that the upgrading and patching was more complicated than we thought with the result... more

Time is fast approaching for the February meeting where we will be pleased to welcome Alex Stobart to talk about the work of the Open Rights Group in Edinburgh.  The only problem is that we might not have a venue for the meeting.  Our normal haunt, The Southsider on West Richmond Street, was clos... more

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