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Who: Paul Jones speaking on “5 big ideas of ibiblio, 3 laws of ibiblio”

What: Triangle Linux Users Group April Meeting

Where: Red Hat World Headquarters, NCSU’s Centennial Campus Raleigh, NC

When: Thursday April 10
7:00pm — meeting starts
7:05pm — eat pizza
7:20pm — main talk (me)
8:30pm — finish, take questions
9:00pm — Red Hat kicks us out of the building

More: For the past 15 years, ibiblio has remained one of the major brands in the Open Source ecosystem providing services to over 3,000 projects in Open Source and Open Information. A center for collaboration, innovation and service, ibiblio (as sunsite.unc.edu and later as metalab.unc.edu) pioneered website hosting, Internet radio, network-distributed Linux distributions , and other ground- breaking activities.

PaulJones, founder and director of ibiblio.org, will talk about how the Big Ideas are put into practice and how they have played out in such
specific projects as Project Gutenberg, Groklaw, Degree Confluence, eTree.org, The Linux Documentation Project, Roger McGuinn’s Folk Den and other ibiblio-hosted and supported projects.

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