Second Meet….!!!!

puduvailug logoWe have to Thank Mr. Yogesh, One of the Member of ILUGC and of-course PuduvaiLUG for his surprise visit from Chennai on the way to Villupuram.

Mr. Yogesh showing a practical explanation on doubts of members

We apologize to the members, for not sticking to the schedule that we have planned before. Its due to some unavoidable situtation that our speakers didn’t turn up for this meet, yet

  • We had a very great meet this time, our sincere and heartly thanks to Mr. Yogesh, who came surprisely for this meet and because of him we had a good time of meet.
  • He gave us a very great presentation about Linux and even showed everything a live demo too.
  • Members attended the meet were with many doubts and they got clarified it with Mr.Yogesh.
  • Since our place for this meet was booked by some organisation, we had our meet at one of friend’s house terrace, yet it was a good atmosphere to have a good time and good learning.
  • The meet started at 4:45 pm and ended at 6.45 pm.
  • At this meet Mr. Yogesh gave information regarding:

1. Evolution of Linux.
2. Shells and Shell Scripting.
3. Open source Licenses.
4. Basic commands to work with Linux using Terminal.
5. File System Hierarchy and File access permissions.
6. Amazing tools to work in Linux that are not present in Windows.
7. How to download and install packages in Ubuntu linux with the help of Synaptic Package Manager and Ubuntu Software Center.
8. Projects ideas for College Students in FOSS ( http://wiki.ilugc.in/index.php?title=Projects_List )
9. Job Opportunities ( http://fossjobs.in )

SOME SNAPS HERE TO SHARE WITH YOU :

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FOLLOWING ARE THE NAMES OF THE MEMBERS WHO ATTENDED THE MEET:

1. MR. YOGESH

2. PRASATH RAMACHANDRAN

3. S. PRASANNA VENKADESH

4. S. DAMODARAN

5. P. PRAKASH

6. MOOVENDAN

7. S. SATHIYA

Ubuntu 10.04 CD is given to members attended the meet and went directly to Damodaran’s home and installed too.

First Meet of PuduvaiLUG :-)

Ah… We are very happy to share that today 13.02.2011 (Sunday), the First meet of PuduvaiLUG held !!!

The Schedule that was planned has been put up below:

1.  About FOSS

2.  Linux Distributions

3.  Live Demo on Linux Installation

4.  Introduction to FOSS Programming Languages

5.  Basic Difference between Linux and Windows filesystem.

Place:

Ocean Academy,   No. 2, E.C.R Road, 1st Floor,   (Near Latha Steel House),   Lawspet, Puducherry – 605008.

Time:

2:00 pm  –  4:00 pm

Once again we have to Thank Mr. T. Shrinivasan, Co-Ordinator :- ILUGC, for his Surprise visit and Presence at out meet today.

 

Mr. Shrinivasan delivering his speech at our meet.

 

Everyone introduced themselves initially.

1.   As per the schedule , the first session was About FOSS presented by S. Prasanna Venkadesh, one of the Co-ordinator of PuduvaiLUG.

He also presented about “Basic difference between Linux and Windows FileSystem”.

 

Introducing ILUGC and PuduvaiLUG to members

Mr. Prasanna Venkadesh presenting lecture about FOSS and PuduvaiLUG

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. Followed by that session Mr. N. B. Arune Kumar gave his lecture towards Advantage of using FOSS and Linux and narrated his experience with Ubuntu Linux.

 

N.B. Arune Kumar delivering his content

Lecture by Arune Kumar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.  Mr. Prasath Ramachandran, one of the Co-Ordinator (PuduvaiLUG)  explained about various Distro’s of Linux and explained about the use of Mailing list in the   PuduvaiLUG.

 

MR. Prasath Ramachandran explaining about Distros of Linux

Mr. Prasath Ramachandran narrated the use of Mailing list.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4. Guys listened to the lecture with great interest and they were eager to know whats behind linux. They raised lots of doubts for which we answerd them and made them clear.

 

Students attended the meet

students from different colleges

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5. Finally we showed a Live DEMO of how to install a linux and how to make partitions on the disk for installation and also explained the file system of the LINUX.

 

Described the FILE SYSTEM of Linux

Live Demo of Installing Ubuntu Linux !!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students very eagerly watching live demo of Installation

Finally the Session ended up by thanking all for attending our meet and by the next meet we have planned to distribute the Latest release of Ubuntu Linux 10.10 for our Members attending the meet.

Once again we all thank Mr. T. Shrinivasan, Co-Ordinator (ILUGC) for making his surprise present and helping the students by clearing their doubts about FOSS , Job Opportunities in FOSS , Programming Languages (Python n Ruby), etc.

Participants on this meet:

T. Shrinivasan
S. Prasanna Venkadesh
R. Prasath
Prakash
Thoufiek
Arune Kumar
Arun
Om Zeabalan
Arjun
Neppo
Sridhar
R.K. Arunkumar
Shan
A. Siraj
Karthi Michael
Jaya Prakash

Next meet’s  schedule, date & venue will be out soon… dont miss it… grab your Linux CD’s.

FOSS seminar at Puducherry

WWOWW!!!! a great seminar about the toptic,

“Introduction to Free Open Source Softwares”

powered by

Mr Shrinivasan T

Coordinator of ILUGC!!!

It was held on 30th January’2011 at Puducherry..

Nearly 200 students registered for this seminar, almost 180 students from 20 different colleges attend this seminar.

Students gave energetic support on FOSS by asking valuable questions,

How FOSS supports Pre & Final year projects?

How FOSS helps in careers?

Comparison of equal tools & softwares compare to Windows?

Why Linux? Advantages & Disadvantages on Linux?

Why different distributions on Linux? What’s different? Which is user-friendly?

Shrinivasan gave clear live demo on Linux – Ubuntu to all students.

Installation

Daily-used softwares

Programming Languages

Sound & Videos

Package Manager

Graphic User Interface

Login as ROOT & other USERS

ILUGC – Subscribe, Why & Use of ILUGC?

Jobs on FOSS

Students who attend the seminar gave good support to Linux and cleared their doubts on Linux.

“Most of the students are using LINUX OS as Home & Academic Edition”

At the end of the seminar, students installed LINUX – Ubuntu on their own laptop with the help of Shrinivsan.

Puducherry Linux Lovers, started

LINUX USER GROUP at PUDUCHERRY – “PuduvaiLUG”

Created “PuduvaiLUG” mailing list for lovers,

How to join in this mailing list???

http://www.freelists.org/list/puduvailug

Just subscribe your personal e-mail id in User Options, and you will receive the confirmation mail from PuduvaiLUG.

Just join hands with PuduvaiLUG,

“Share your knowledge on FOSS”

“LIVE FOR FOSS”