Linux 101: Intro to Linux

Are you or a friend new to Linux? Or maybe you've used it before, but are afraid of the whole command-line thing? Well fear no more! At this presentation, we'll be going over the very basics of using Linux, including basic file management and navigation from the command-line interface.


PLUG Fall Callout

Hello PLUG,

Welcome to the new academic year.

We're having our call out for the fall semester on:

Wednesday, September 2nd at 6PM in REC108

Hope to see you there!

Upcoming PLUG Events

Linux Installfest:
April 13th, 6pm, REC 108

Ever wanted to try Linux but don't know how? Want to try out a new OS with emotional support? Come to the Linux Installfest! We'll be providing some install media for common distributions and guiding people through the install process. Existing users can …

Open Source LAN

Fri, November 7, 6pm – 7pm

Our Open Source LAN is coming up. We will be playing open source games like Armagetron, Nethack, and Alien Arena. We will also most likely be ordering pizza for this event so if you would like some try and come a little early …

First Linux 101 Session

Hey everybody we have the first linux 101 session - Intro to Linux coming up on:

Tue, September 2, 7pm – 8pm
We'll be covering a little about what makes Linux special and some basic command-line tools to get you started.

I hope we can see you there.


Wednesday, August 27, 6-7pm, EE117

Hi everyone. The callout is coming up. We will be discussing the future and any other plans.

New Events for the New Semester

Aug 23 - We have the B involved fair.

Aug 28 - We have the CS student Organization fair.

Web Chat

Need some help or just want to talk? Check out our IRC channel on! Channel is #purduelug. Too lazy to open your irc program, or don't know what IRC is? Then just log in below!

Good Luck on Finals

We hope your finals go well!

Kick back and take a break from your exams by coming to PLUG Tea Time next Wednesday at 3pm in the MSEE Atrium!

This event will help you relax during exam week and serves as a farewell for PLUG's graduating officers.  Bring a coffee …

GithHub Tech Talk

GitHub will be visiting Purdue on April 22nd at 6pm in LWSN 1142.