PLUG July Distro Release Mania

Red Hat Enterprise and Debian

We have two talks this month. and pizza!

Thanks to John and LI9 for the pizza.

Both talks are about recent distribution releases. Red Hat Enterprise 8 released at the end of May and Debian 10 released at the beginning of July.


Thursday, 2019Jul11 @ 19:00 Desert Breeze Substation: 251 North Desert Breeze Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85226

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 Overview

Speaker: John DeFree, RH solutions architect @ LI9

Learn about the first version release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux in over four years. The latest release features unprecedented ease of deployment, ease of migration, and ease of management enabling you to upgrade existing customers and attract new ones.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 gives organizations a stable, security-focused, and consistent foundation across hybrid cloud deployments—and the tools they need to deliver applications and workloads faster with less effort.

Hey Buster! Debian 10 released

Speaker: der.hans, customer service engineer @ ObjectRocket

Debian 10 brings with it many ch-ch-changes.

Reproducible Builds, Wayland, AppArmor, nftables, cups.

10 hardware architectures, 59000 packages, 28,939 source packages, 11,610,055 source files, and 76 languages.

Stretch updates.

Get or upgrade to Debian 10 now.

Coming soon on Blu-ray.


The Free Software Stammtisch is the following Tuesday. This month we will review resumes starting at 18:00.

Tuesday, 2019Jul16 @ 18:00 Boulders on Southern, 1010 W Southern Ave, Mesa, AZ 85204

The security meeting will be the subsequent Thursday.