SOFTWARE FREEDOM DAY@KOLKATA

It was 15 october 2009 that me with rtnpro,kishan and one of our class mates bamacharan kundu went to kokata for the cleberation of software freedom day at CSI auditorium @kolkata .It  actually is celebrated 19 day of september but due to some reasons ILUG-CALINFO the  Kolkata team (a Linux users group) organised Software Freedom Day. The programe started at 5:15pm at the CSI auditorium with around 15 people joining the talks.The programe started with talk given by Mr. A Mani on the Fedora project.It was followed by a talk by Mr Ratnadeep Debnath aka rtnpro on Fedora-12 Highlights and whats new in Fedora 12 as compared to previous released versions.Then was the time for a short tea break.Then was the talk by Mr. J. P. Mathews the CEO, of DPS Technologies india pvt ltd on using Linux on PCs with Limited Resources, he told us about the PC which his company has designed named SAPIENZA which is pre configured with Ubuntu GNU/Linux with very affective features at very minimal price.The programe ended at around 7:15 pm with audiance having query about various open source technologies.The event was a great success with people  getting in their head to foster a general understanding of software freedom, and encourage adoption of free software and open standards.

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About yevlempy
A foodie, a cleartripper, a linux geek!

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