[TriLUG] Hello TriLUG
Andrew C. Oliver
29 Sep 2001 12:39:26 -0400
If you're looking here for a booming job market look elsewhere. The
triangle got hammered by Nortel, Cisco and the dotbomb layoffs.
Charlotte seems to have a lot of activity and before September, New York
seemed rather strong. (I'm no expert this is based on what recruiters
call me trying to get me to move wherever.) Some areas of Virgina are
agressively recruiting, but probably because they are in the middle of
That being said the lug here is really good. If you're single though,
the social seen won't really compare to South Beach ;-) .
If you move here, I'd move to Chapel Hill if you rent. If you buy, move
to Durham county (houses in chapel hill cost too much). Chapel Hill is
where most of the arts are, and Durham is more family oriented (though
there are good and bad parts of durham).
Either way, welcome.
>My name is Haim Dimermanas and this is my first post to the trilug
>list. I am currently in south Florida were I participate in the
>of the Forida Linux User eXange (http://www.flux.org). It's a good LUG.
>I am looking to relocate over to the research triangle area. I figured
>the best way to really know what's up there would be to talk to some
>linux users. I invite you to take a look at my web site,
>http://dudle.linuxroot.org, it has some docs that you might find
>as well as my resume. If you know of an opportunity for me up in the
>please tell me.
>Thanks for advance.