Williamsport Area Computer Club

Newsletter & Meeting Minutes

April 2000

Our next meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 9, 2000, at 7 PM, in the JVB Library Technology Branch, 123 East 4th Street, Williamsport.

Club member Geoffrey Knauth will speak about his work in porting large Unix database projects to Oracle under RedHat Linux 6.1 Enterprise Edition. (This program is rescheduled from last month.)

Our last meeting was called to order at 7:16 PM on April 11, 2000 by Vice-President Kathy Kolb. Attendance was extremely light once again.

The minutes of March's meeting were approved.

In John's absence, there was no treasurer's report.

Committee Reports:

Advertising / Awareness / Public Relations / Home Page:

Robbie reported that he fixed the Y2K problem in our homepage's comment form script.

Computer Recycling (finding charitable uses for old computers):

No action this month.

Computer Show:

Computer Help:

Local Computer and Internet News:


Geoff had to postpone his Linux / Oracle demonstration due to his work schedule.

Contact Information
Home Page http://www.sunlink.net/wacc
Chat Room http://www.talkcity.com/chat.cgi?room=Williamsport, Tuesday and Sunday evenings
Secretary Jim Shaffer, Jr., jshaffer@uplink.net
Mailing List Send a message to wacc-chat-request@sunlink.net with the word subscribe in the subject. (Note: this is an open list for free-ranging local and computer-related discussions. Anyone wishing to subscribe to the newsletter should email Jim or use the comments form on our home page.)