Free Software Sydney Workshop: GNU/Linux Introduction + GNU/linux Privacy (Sat June 17th 2017)

Free Software Sydney will be having our First Hands on Workshop.

Organiser: Andri Effendi

Sponsored by: Gabor Szathmari 


Absolute Beginners - Intermediate .


SMSA (Sydney Mechanics' School of Arts)
280 Pitt Street, Sydney


Saturday, June 17, 2017
6:15 PM to 8:45 PM


1. Installing and Running GNU/Linux in a Virtual Machine 
(or on your native hardware if you wish)

2. Making your GNU/Linux machine more Private and Secure.

3. Privacy Software Starter-kit - for GNU/Linux.

After the event we will be heading to dinner at a near by location.

What you need to bring:

  • A passion for learning. 
  • A Laptop with 4 GB Ram (absolute minimum) 8GB+ (Recommended) 
  • At least 64GB Free Hard Drive Space

*If you want to experiment running GNU/Linux natively, bring an old laptop that you can wipe and play around with.

  • Also bring a blank 8GB USB Drive.


    • This event is Free to attend. 


    Andri Effendi