Posted on 14th October 2010
SigmaD, MrWilson, Demo, Azurit, dangerman, Cranman, Connorhd, Sinjo, Fyorl, Trip, Dirtus, Kuros
-Agaeki updated the list of games on the website
-Minecraft is working.
-Gaming was slow.
-Due to Backus reboot, the script wasn’t working.
-This will be fixed for gaming this week.
-There will be a conference call on Monday 3:30 to discuss academic talk topics and the ProgComp.
-ProgComp would be best on a Saturday in weeks 2-4 term 2
-DCS computers may be ideal. (Bring laptops if you want)
*Action*: MrWilson to speak to Roger.
h3. Room Booking:
-LIB2 has been booked for all LANs. (Warwick Skills Certificate problem solved.)
-Azurit suggests keeping the contact information for skills.
-Engineering have not booked a single hour during the BFL this year.
h3. Academic Talks:
-Sinjo’s talk will be in week 3.
-Advertising: Screens in DCS, e-mails, etc.
*Action*: Sinjo to e-mail details of the talk to MrWilson.
-IBM will do talks on the 27th November and 29th October on Cloud computing and High performance computing.
-There should be food(pizza) available at talks.
h3. Atrium gaming event:
-Ask TeamDoherty about gaming in the Atrium.
h3. Purchases for the year:
-Ksplice - a piece of software to update kernels without downtime. $4 per server per month.
-Maybe get this software for Backus as well as Codd.
-"How does it work?" -Azurit
-"Fucking Hax." -Sinjo
-2.50 entrance fee to Warwick Sport.
-Alternatively, man up and play outside.
h3. Christmas meal:
-Decided on Wing Wahs Friday week 8.
*Action*: Dirtus to book this.
-Dirtus didn’t go to the meal in his first year because it was on a Wednesday.
-"How does a meal turn into an all weekend event?"
-"You’re not drinking enough."
-An appointed position for publicity officer was suggested.
-"Wasn’t there that one guy who did website work?" - Fyorl
-"That could mean they know how to open Frontpage." - Connorhd