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Archive date: November 2001

New website

Posted on 30th November 2001

Well, here it is at last, the new-look and feel CompSoc website. You should find everything working, including signups for socials! More will be added to the site over the coming weeks, including an updated technical section, and the minutes from exec meetings.

Don't forget the HTML Tutorial on Monday (5pm, Union North) - it's going to cover tables, possibly frames (depends on time) and the most important thing for any website: CSS.

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Minnits - 21 November 2001

Posted on 21st November 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 21 November 2001

h4. Present

* Henry Southgate
* Tom Cropper
* Chris Smith
* Alexis Birkill
* James Ross
* Richard Colfer
* Jake Staines
* Tom Ward

h4. s4 De-brief

As most of the exec were aware, last weekend was that of s4, our uber-LAN. So what did we think of it?

James reckoned that there wasn't enough variation, and he had a point. There was a lot of Quake3, Starcraft, CS, OpFlash etc - but these are either FPS or RTS; there was little, for example, driving going o...

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Newsletter for 16 November 2001

Posted on 16th November 2001

2001-11-16 - Newsletters - About - CompSoc

h3. Newsletter for 16 Nov 2001

h4. Newsletter Vol III

Hi All, and welcome to another Computing Society newsletter.

# s4
# Karting
# HTML Tutorial
# Cat5
# IRC Server

h4. 1. s4

"With a final tug, the power plug, fixed in its socket by a term's worth of dust and grime, finally came free, leaving his machine free of the cables that protruded like tentacles, each suppling a facet of the machine's ability. By far the most painful part of the experience was t...

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Minnits - 14 November 2001

Posted on 14th November 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 14 November 2001

h4. Present

* Henry Southgate
* Tom Cropper
* Chris Smith
* Alexis Birkill
* James Ross
* Richard Colfer
* Jake Staines
* Tom Ward

``We are not having elephants.''
* Henry Southgate

``I don't know; it's been a while since it was bought up, we could at least discuss it.''
* Tom Cropper

h4. Molotov

Molotov is now installed in the Onion. Sadly, it's not on a UPS, but atleast it's now in.

Compsoc will do the maintainence for the server.

Tom to see Ian ...

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s4

Posted on 9th November 2001

"He looked at the page in disbelief. Two letters, 12 points tall, stood there staring back defiantly. Two letters that offered so much. Two letters which could take so much. In his mind flash visions of helicopters, rails, redeemers and AWPs. Visions of the Zerg and of the Soviets. Visions of a rally car navigating a two-right-over-crest. And he knew that it was his destiny."

That's right folks - the LAN is coming... and it's going to be big! Starting at 8pm on Friday 16th continuing until 10pm on Sunday 1...

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Minnits - 7 November 2001

Posted on 7th November 2001


h3. Compsoc Exec Minnits

h4. 7 November 2001

h4. Present

* Jake Staines
* Tom Cropper
* Chris Smith
* Alexis Birkill
* James Ross
* Richard Colfer
* Henry Southgate
* Tom Ward

Before starting the meeting, various members of the exec familiarised themselves with the term ``moebius'', with regards to Jake's onion ring.

h4. Molotov

At the time of the meeting, Henry and Tom had bee nto see Chris Tilbury personally, but gained no success. H and T to go and see him again before the end of the week.

Phi...

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Newsletter for 5 November 2001

Posted on 5th November 2001

2001-11-05 - Newsletters - About - CompSoc

h3. Newsletter for 5 Nov 2001

h4. Computing Society Newsletter Vol 3

Hi everyone, and welcome to this edition of the Compsoc newsletter. We're over halftway through the first term now, and most of you will have a good idea of how things are gonna plan out for the year; I'm guessing it involves work. Well never mind, because we're here and are running several events to take your mind off things. So sit back and enjoy the show.

h4. Contents

# s4 - The 50 Ho...

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