Definitions

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  • n. An event where experienced users assist others with installing an operating system on their computers.

Etymologies

install +‎ -fest (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • It used to be much more difficult to install and run Linux, so we have less installfest-like events, and more members that participate mainly on the discussion groups and mailing lists.

    Przemek Klosowski talks about Linux, Open Source software and DCLUG

  • For more details about today's Coffee and Code and mini-installfest,

    MSDN Blogs

  • One thing mentioned was that after an installfest, give everybody a live cd.

    Planet Ubuntu

  • Next came MEPIS - a users group in a nearby city was pushing it through their installfest.

    PCLinuxOS-Forums

  • Carl and Richard hosted a live installfest of Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 at DevTeach Vancouver

    BestTechVideos: Recently Posted Videos

  • These Web sites may be useful in planning and running an installfest:

    LXer Linux News

  • In order to limit the scope of this document, thereare some issues that will not be covered: While other activities may occur at the same time and inroughly the same location as an installfest, they will not beconsidered part of the installfest for the purposes ofthis document.

    LXer Linux News

  • Such a document will make it clear to users exactly what they can and cannot expect from the installfest.

    LXer Linux News

  • Some examples are: main entrance: So people know that they have found the right location. reception desk: People will need to find the reception desk from themain entrance. installation room: People will need to know how to get to the installationfrom the reception desk. rest roomsnetworking informationfood and beveragesDue to the duration of an installfest you should consider the availability of food and drink.

    LXer Linux News

  • For purposes of this document, an installfest is a gathering at which experienced Linux users assist less experienced users with the installation and configuration of Linux distributions, bring Linux systems to receive assistance with system problem Please take from this document whatever you want.

    LXer Linux News

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  • Un evento llamado installfest en el que hacen instalaciones masivas de Linux de forma. --de los Exemplos de Twitter.

    October 17, 2011