May 13, 2017 – IPv6 Part 2

IPv6 Fundamentals Tutorial (part 2

  • Saturday,  May 13, 2017

    9:30 AM

Victoria Computer Club

85A Burnside Rd West (at Wascana), Victoria, BC (map)

We’ll recap what we learned in Part 1, and then expand our knowledge of how IPv6 really is different from IPv4 by learning about:

• Router Advertisements – Good info from the router

• Dive into DNS a bit more, learning about AAAA records

• Sniffing the network with wireshark

Resource: Craig Miller

February, 25, 2017 – Python: Regex & Strings

Python Tutorial: Regex & String Formatting

  • Saturday, February 25, 2017

    9:30 AM


    Suite 303 771 Vernon Ave, Victoria, BC (map)

    Why invent the wheel? Over the years Python has adopted of features from other languages, skillfully designed and proven  useful and effective:

    Two Python mini-languages: regular expressions, and string formatting.

    As a plus an intro to Tkinter, the built-in Python GUI. Tkinter is a binding to Tk, one half of the Tcl/Tk language, developed over the last 25 years.

    Find Presentation Material Here.

October 22 Meeting: Python Tutorial Session #5

Python Exceptions

This session covers Python Exceptions.

Python provides for the raising and handling of exceptions. An exception is used primarily for managing an error situation, but is also handy in other circumstances e.g. an exception is used internally to end loop iteration.

A full writeup for this presentation is available here.

Saturday, October 22, 2016
9:30 AM

Suite 303 771 Vernon Ave, Victoria, BC

June 11th Meeting

Pi Weather Station Part 1: Temperature and Humidity

Instructor Deid Reimer will demonstrate how to:

  • Measure temperature and humidity with the Pi
  • upload the information for display to a web server and
  • display the information in text and graphical form.
Pi temperature and humidity graph
Web output from the sensors

Read the presentation material