Linux Users of Northern Illinois
This is an organization that tries to embody the collection of
Linux users and enthusiast of the
operating system. Please join our
if you have an interest, want to learn more of have questions that
we can be of assistance with.
"Distro" Don Weiman (July 13, 1934 – May 17, 2021)
We regret to inform about the passing of Don Weiman. Don was
more commonly known as "Distro" Don among the Linux user
groups of the Chicagoland Area. Don took the extra personal
effort to give away free Linux distribution media to user
group members. He did this dating back to a time when many
people lacked regular access to high speed Internet service
and the hardware required to burn recordable compact discs.
Don's dedication and generosity to the Linux community will
The State of Illinois has entered
of its COVID-19 response plan.
The Illinios Department of Public Health
has provided additional guidance
as the state re-opens.
EFF30 Fireside Chat: Founders Edition
July 28th, 5 PM PDT - Stream archived on:
Internet Archive | YouTube
EFF At Home: Pride Edition
June 16th, 12 PM PDT - Stream archived on:
EFF30 Fireside Chat: Free the Internet
June 3rd, 5 PM PDT - Stream archived on:
Twitch | YouTube
EFF30 Fireside Chat
May 5th, 12:00 PM PT - Stream archived on:
EFF30 Fireside Chat: Section 230 & Free Speech Online
December 10th, 4 PM PST - Stream archived on:
OLF Conference 2020 / Ohio LinuxFest 2020
November 5-7, 2020 -
Nov 6 Talks
Nov 7 Talks
Vim & VSCode
Chicago Code Camp
July 10th, 3 PM PDT - Stream archived on:
May 20, 2020 -
for content access.
Red Hat Summit Virtual Experience
April 28-29, 2020 -
to access content.
LibrePlanet 2020 Online
March 14-15, 2020 -