This Saturday, 3rd of September, miLK labs will be hosting an event as part of the Ubuntu Global Jam happening around the world that weekend.

Ubuntu is a free Linux based operating system, and the Ubuntu Global Jam is an:

… opportunity for the Ubuntu community to unite together around the weekend of 2 – 4 September 2011 to work together to improve Ubuntu. Everyone is able to contribute to the Jam, and everyone is welcome and encouraged to get involved. Curious about how to make a real difference to Ubuntu? This is a great chance to make that difference.

The Limerick event will be taking place between 10am and 6pm on the Saturday and will be running along side sister events in other makerspaces around the country, namely Galways 091labs and Dublins Tog.

Members and non-members are encouraged to call in to to learn about contributing to an important project like Ubuntu and possibly help with bug fixes, testing, translations, documentation or in any other way.

For more information:

http://loco.ubuntu.com/events/ubuntu-ie/1213/detail/