[Linux-aus] AUUG to close? Will there be a rush of new members to Linux Australia?

Bret Busby bret at busby.net
Wed Dec 12 03:42:21 UTC 2007

On Wed, 12 Dec 2007, Don Knowles wrote:

> Date: Wed, 12 Dec 2007 01:37:57 +1000
> From: Don Knowles <donakk at gmail.com>
> To: linux-aus at lists.linux.org.au
> Subject: [Linux-aus] AUUG to close? Will there be a rush of new members to
>     Linux Australia?
> LinuxWorld News Tuesday 11th December 2007 	LinuxWorld.com.au
> http://www.linuxworld.com.au/index.php?id=1087504984&eid=-50
> AUUG is dead, long live AUUG
> With more than 30 years of history behind it, AUUG, the organization for
> Unix, Linux and open source professionals, faces its toughest challenge to stay
> intact as members at the 2007 AGM decide its future this week. More...
> -- 
> Don Knowles
> Rockhampton, AUSTRALIA

Sounds to me, after reading the article, that AUUG should simply wind up 
and transfer its membership and assets to Linux Australia, and/or the 
LUGS throughout the country, as the closest similar organisations, but, 
that is up to them, and, the meeting will probably be over now.

Bret Busby
West Australia

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