The Waikato Linux Users Group are pleased to announce that Philip Hazel,
primary author of the Exim mail transfer agent and the PCRE library,
will be presenting an open talk to its members and guests on Tuesday,
The talk is entitled "Exim and PCRE: How free software hijacked my life"
. Philip will present a non-technical talk on the history of the
Exim and PCRE software projects, how they got started, where they are
now, and where they are currently going.
If you use the Debian Linux distribution, chances are you've used Exim
The meeting will start at 7:30pm, in the LitB building at Waikato
University. All are welcome, although non members are encouraged to
make a gold coin donation. Tea/coffee/biscuits/juice will be provided
after the meeting.
Thanks to Jamie for arranging this meeting and the NZNOG conference
for bringing Philip to NZ.
 For more information on Philip and the meeting, see
 For a map, see http://www.wlug.org.nz/LitB