Russ, Richard and Bill discuss the 2010 Dayton Hamvention. Thanks to Rob of the Ohio Linux Fest who provided 100 copies of the Ubuntu Live CD to give away to anyone interested. Some of the new equipment shown at Dayton: Kenwood TS-590S Yaesu FT DX 5000 HF/6m transciever. Icom IC-9100 HF/VHF/UHF/D-Star transciever Wouxun KG-UVD1P, [...]
If life would stop conspiring to halt production of Linux in the Ham Shack, everything would be just fine. Instead, because of problems in both our lives, the Dayton Hamvention and the Southeast Linux Fest, everything has been pushed back so far we feel like we’re going back in time.
Let me start with a few disclaimers: I like Red Hat and it’s various derivatives. I’ve never much cared for Debian, and I still think Ubuntu is a bit over-rated. And, I’m not a Gnome fan; I like KDE. I know why I have these preferences: Red Hat 4.2 was the first version of Linux [...]