Newsletter for 26 April 2007

Posted on 26th April 2007, Categories: Newsletter

Compsoc Newsletter


Welcome to Term 3. There are various events in the busy CompSoc timetable which are listed below and at the "CompSoc events page":/society/events.

h4. Timetable

This week and next week:

* Friday 27th April 2007, 18:00, SU North, Tech Team Meeting
* Monday 30th April, 19:30. Pub Social, City Arms, Earlsdon
* Tuesday 1st May, 15:00, Exec Meeting (location yet to be decided)
* Wednesday, 2nd May, WUGLUG Meeting (likely to be PUBGLUG), 19:00

h4. Notices

* There was an accidental LAN signup opening earlier this week. Everyone who signed up has been since removed. The dates for the LAN are 11-13th of May, and details can be found at: . Normal LAN signups open this Saturday at midday, or midday next Wednesday if you are a guest.

* Gaming is finally set to return this term after a *LONG* break. Details are to follow as the location is being finalised.

* Downtime - there have been several issues linked to power and network failures, more details at


Society Books: WUGLUG and CompSoc have the opportunity to request sample review books from O'Reily, in return we have to write a small review. You can request that we ask for a book by emailing the WUGLUG list.

Network Cable: Can be obtained by emailing the exec, cost 0.40 + 20p per metre, e.g. 0.40 + (5 * 0.20) = £1.40 (5 metres), 0.40 + (10 * 0.20) = £2.40 (10 metres) etc.

Disk Space: Why not upgrade your CompSoc account disk quota? £2.50 for 500Mb, email the tech team to upgrade your account.


Thats all for now folks!

Si Hammond