[clug] FOSS course at ANU

steve jenkin sjenkin at canb.auug.org.au
Thu Feb 26 01:50:49 GMT 2009

tridge at samba.org wrote on 24/2/09 1:41 PM:
> Hi All,
> Bob has mentioned on this list previously that he and I will be
> running a masters level course on FOSS at ANU in April. The course is
> now open for people to enrol, so if you know of anyone that might like
> to learn a bit about FOSS in a university environment then please
> point them at this site:
>   http://cs.anu.edu.au/students/comp8440/
> It will be interesting to see how well it works trying to teach FOSS
> in this way. Most people learn how FOSS works by absorbing it when
> they participate. 
> I'd also be curious to hear from anyone that knows of any other
> university offering a course with a similar topic. I know of one that
> RedHat was involved in in North Carolina, but I don't know of any
> others.
> Cheers, Tridge

I got this message back. HTH:

I assume you know of the MasterLibre project at
and the course(s) that came out of that in Europe?

See e.g., http://www.igalia.com/events/master

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spends everything it gets  ... Luca Turin.

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