May 2014 Beginners Workshop : Recent Developments and Extensions to
Start: May 17 2014 12:30
End: May 17 2014 17:00
110 Victoria Street, Carlton
At the LUV Beginners' Workshop you can come along and work with Linux
enthusiasts to assist you in setting up your system the way you want. This
could include friendly advice on partitions, distributions,
configurations, networking and specific applications. Bring your laptop!
Wen Lin will be giving a presentation on : Recent Developments and
Extensions to LibreOffice
LibreOffice is a free and open source office suite, developed by The
Document Foundation. It was forked from OpenOffice.org
in 2010. The
LibreOffice suite comprises programs to do word processing, spreadsheets,
slideshows, diagrams and drawings, maintain databases, and compose math
formulae. It is the default office application suite in many distributions
LibreOffice supports many third-party extensions. As of June 2013, the
LibreOffice Extension Repository lists more than 190 extensions.
Wen Lin is the long-serving treasurer for Linux Users of Victoria and has
provided several presentations in the past on Libre/OpenOffice.
VPAC is on the ground floor of Building 91, RMIT, 110 Victoria Street,
Carlton, on the north side of Victoria Street, about 50m east of Swanston
Street, opposite the north side of Melbourne City Baths.
Public transport: frequent trams run along Swanston Street; VPAC is a few
minutes' walk from Melbourne Central train station.
LUV would like to acknowledge Red Hat for their help in obtaining the
Buzzard Lecture Theatre venue and VPAC for hosting, and BENK Open Systems
for their financial support of the Beginners Workshops
Linux Users of Victoria Inc., is an incorporated association, registration
Lev Lafayette, BA (Hons), GradCertTerAdEd (Murdoch), GradCertPM, MBA (Tech
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