User group downturn?

Joshua Marsh joshua at
Mon Dec 3 17:17:45 MST 2012

On Dec 3, 2012 4:54 PM, "Michael Torrie" <torriem at> wrote:
> As for Linux, I found that the only real experience BYU students seemed
> to have was what they were forced to do for classes.  Whether that be
> just programming in CS 240 or an IT class where they set up a LAMP
> server.  But very few of them did anything with Linux outside of class.
>  Even students who were experienced with Windows didn't seem to really
> have explored the OS at all.  Few knew what regedit was.

I don't know enough to complain about BYU, but I loved UofU's CS program.
It was what first introduced me to Unix and Linux. Did they also teach LISP
at BYU? :-)

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