About Us Linux-Ottawa promotes and supports the use of Linux in the community of Ottawa. Linux-Ottawa was founded in March, 1997 as OCLUG (Ottawa-Carleton Linux Users Group [1]). Its membership is diverse, ranging from people without computer knowledge to proverbial gurus. Linux-Ottawa was created to help promote Linux in the Ottawa area. We maintain several mailing lists, to help accomplish this goal and to provide technical support. Linux-Ottawa holds monthly general meetings. [Read More]