NOTICE: This website is completely out of date. It is only posted for historical purposes. ELUG activity and updates occur on:

ELUG - edmonton linux users group


If you wish to present a topic, make an announcement on the mailing list or contact us

We invite you to connect with us on

Chat with us in our #edmonton-lug IRC channel on the server. If you have Chatzilla, you can just click the above link to join the channel. For other clients, connect to server and type /join #edmonton-lug

What is ELUG?

The Edmonton Linux Users' Group is based in Edmonton and open to anyone who is interested in or is running Linux. Joining ELUG is simply a matter of subscribing to the mailing list.

  • We have a mailing list, which is a good place to ask questions or maybe just introduce yourself if you are new to the Linux Community.
  • There are no regularly scheduled meetings. If you wish to make a formal presentation on a topic, contact us using the mailing list, and we would begin to organize a date and time.
  • For informal meetings, we invite you to connect with us on Any meetings/presentations we do have are free for all to attend. Any Linux or Open Source related topics are welcome.
  • An IRC channel has been registered at #edmonton-lug
  • There is a growing library of books to borrow and book reviews to read.
  • Some members have joined the SETI@Home quest in ELUG's name
Most Recent News


ELUG is no longer holding regular monthly meetings. If someone wishes to present a topic, we discuss on on the mailing list.

July 28, 2005

LSD's second annual Fall Installfest The U of A student group Liberating Students Digitally ( will be holding the second Installfest of 2005 on September 16th and 17th in the Athletics Lounge, located in the middle of HUB Mall on the U of A campus. Installs will take place between 9AM and 5PM on both days.

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March 30, 2005

LSD is having another InstallFest The U of A student group Liberating Students Digitally (LSD) will be holding the first InstallFest of 2005 on April 8th and 9th at the ETLC building on the U of A campus.