<div dir="ltr"><div><div><div><div><div><div><div><div>Hey, all, <br><br></div>So, the meeting tomorrow is a hackfest. We'll be creating Ansible roles and playbooks, and sending them to the ChicagoLUG Github repo to be deployed. <br><br></div>In order to get the most out of the 'fest, you should have the following: <br><br></div>- a Github account[1]<br></div>- a laptop with Git installed<br></div><div>- a text editor you're comfortable with installed on said laptop - bonus points if it has YAML and Python syntax highlighting. I'll be using VIM, because I'm old, Geany works if you don't already have a preference. If you're using Notepad on Windows, I might mock you, but you'll probably still be able to participate. <br></div><div><br></div>For bonus points, review these:<br><br>Git setup: <a href="https://help.github.com/articles/set-up-git/">https://help.github.com/articles/set-up-git/</a><br>How to fork a Github repo: <a href="https://help.github.com/articles/fork-a-repo/">https://help.github.com/articles/fork-a-repo/</a><br>How to use pull requests: <a href="https://help.github.com/articles/using-pull-requests/">https://help.github.com/articles/using-pull-requests/</a><br></div>Ansible introduction: <a href="http://docs.ansible.com/intro.html">http://docs.ansible.com/intro.html</a><br></div>Ansible Playbooks introduction: <a href="http://docs.ansible.com/playbooks_intro.html">http://docs.ansible.com/playbooks_intro.html</a><br><br></div>I'll cover the basics of the Git -> Github -> Ansible workflow at the start of the meeting, but I'm expecting to spend most of the time working with people to get systems built and configured in the ChicagoLUG domain with Ansible. <br><div><div><div><br></div><div>[1] We can debate the merits of using a proprietary, centralized service to host our open-source code in a distributed source management system after we've had way too much beer. <br></div><div><div><br><br></div></div></div></div></div><div class="gmail_extra"><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Sat, Jun 20, 2015 at 11:43 AM, Jim Campbell <span dir="ltr"><<a href="mailto:jcampbell@gnome.org" target="_blank">jcampbell@gnome.org</a>></span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">Hi All,<br>
<br>
This note is to confirm our next formal meeting for Saturday, July 18th,<br>
at 2:00pm. We'll be meeting at Pumping Station: One [0].<br>
<br>
By going to this meeting you'll have a chance to learn about Ansible,<br>
and will also gain experience using it. Sten Turpin will lead an Ansible<br>
talk and Q&A session, and we'll follow that up with time to configure<br>
ChicagoLUG infrastructure with Ansible.<br>
<br>
Details are up on our website [1] and Meetup.com [2] page. RSVPs on our<br>
Meetup.com are encouraged.<br>
<br>
Thanks, and we look forward to seeing you soon!<br>
<br>
Jim<br>
<br>
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[0] <a href="https://chicagolug.org/locations/psone.html" rel="noreferrer" target="_blank">https://chicagolug.org/locations/psone.html</a><br>
[1] <a href="https://chicagolug.org/meetings/2015-07-18.html" rel="noreferrer" target="_blank">https://chicagolug.org/meetings/2015-07-18.html</a><br>
[2] <a href="http://www.meetup.com/Windy-City-Linux-Users-Group/events/223379774/" rel="noreferrer" target="_blank">http://www.meetup.com/Windy-City-Linux-Users-Group/events/223379774/</a><br>
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