August's meeting will have two presentations.


Time: 19:00
Location: Kiva room in the Kirk Student Center
Address: Mesa Community College (MCC), 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, AZ 85202


Presenter: der.hans
Topic: MySQL backups using Percona XtraBackup - recovering through crashing

Abstract: Replace mysqldump with XtraBackup to get hot backups and faster recoveries for MySQL and MySQL-related databases such as Percona Server, MariaDB and Drizzle.


Presenter: der.hans
Topic: Undeading Trees - using Xournal to draw and write on PDF documents

Abstract: Xournal edits existing PDFs allowing one to fill in static PDF forms without needing to print them out. It also has drawing mechanisms similar to a simplified GIMP for easy note-taking that requires illustrating


Bio: der.hans is the founder of ABLEconf. He's also chairman of the Phoenix Linux Users Group, founder of the Free Software Stammtisch, lead for SCaLE 10x BoFs, strategic advisor to TEDxPhoenix and an adjunct faculty at Mesa Community College.