Boston Linux & UNIX was originally founded in 1994 as part of The Boston Computer Society. We meet on the third Wednesday of each month at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Building E51.

Build a GNU/Linux Super Desktop on a Budget

Date and Time

Wednesday, August 06, 2014 from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm


Akamai CRC
The Akamai office is a short walk from the Kendall Square T stop and other public transportation. Metered parking is normally available near the location.


Brian DeLacey - CryptographicHistory gmail com


Brian shows how he built his desktop for under $400


Want to build your own PC and run your favorite GNU/Linux distro? Brian
DeLacey did all the research and suffered the battle wounds, so you
don't have to. See how he built a super GNU/Linux desktop for under
$400 and get your questions answered.

Brian has recently built GNU/Linux PCs for under $400, under $300
and under $200! Find out how he did it. As an added bonus, Brian
will demo the newest Beagle Bone Black running Debian. There is
truly something for everyone in this talk. And as always, everyone
is welcome so bring a friend.

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