Boston Linux & UNIX was originally founded in 1994 as part of The Boston Computer Society. We meet on the third Wednesday of each month at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Building E51.

Fotoxx 2018 Update; Application Containers; Wayland vs X11

Date and Time

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm


MIT Building E-51, Room 335
Jerry Feldman , Associate Director , Boston Linux & Unix - gaf blu org
Dick Miller , Partner , Miller Microcomputer Services - TheMillers millermicro com


Dick shows us the latest features in Fotoxx, and Jerry discusses containerizing applications


Dick Miler returns with a demo of the newest additions to Fotoxx, the Linux editor and collection manager for enormous collections of photos. Jerry Feldman discusses Xorg vs Wayland and containerizing applications like Snap.

Meeting Notes


  1. Fotoxx home page
  2. Jerry's slides on Application Containers
  3. Jerry's slides on Wayland vs X11

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