6th Meet of PuduvaiLUG

PuduvaiLUG’s meet held on 29.MAY.2011 (Sunday) @ 10am – 12.30pm at Ocean Academy, ECR, Puducherry-8.
6 Members attended the meet.

We had discussion about:-
1. Equivalent tools for applications that are popular in windows like Desktop Gadgets, IDM, etc.
i) BleachBit – deletes unnecessary files to free valuable disk space, maintain privacy, and remove junk.
It removes cache, Internet history, temporary files, cookies, and broken shortcuts. Get it from Ubuntu Software center.
ii) Screenlet – Enables desktop gadgets similar to Windows. Get it from Ubuntu Software Center.
iii) Day Planner – program designed to help you easily plan and manage your time.
It can manage appointments, birthdays and more and makes sure you remember your appointments by displaying reminders.
Get it from here (http://www.day-planner.org/ )
iv) JDownloader – An excellent Download Manager that has the feature of pausing and resuming anytime and even downloads youtube vidoes in
various formats, bypasses one time download websites like rapidfires, mediashare and allows to download any number of times.
Get it from here (http://jdownloader.org/)
V) Arista Video Transcoder – A simple but powerfull tool to convert videos from one format to another format.
Get it via Ubuntu Software Center. Or get it from here (http://www.transcoder.org/downloads/)

2. Had a Live Demo on Gnome 3 Desktop Experience with Fedora 15 ( LoveLock ).
Have a look at these sites:
http://gnome3.org
http://fedoraproject.org
Click here to download Fedora 15 ( LoveLock ).

3. Demonstrated how to create Video for tutorials using DesktopRecorder for Linux.
You can get Desktop Recorder via Ubuntu Software Center.

4. Discussed about few stuffs regarding networking using Linux.

5. Played videos on Ubuntu 11.04 official release describing the features of it.
you can watch it here at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l3rM4vT7Vgs

At the End we had a Photo Session and the click is here.

 

Attended Members:
1. Mr. Swaminadane (swaminadane.ma@gmail.com) in Networking.
2. Mr. Prasath Ramachandran (prasath.ram8@gmail.com) in PHP Framework.
3. Mr. Prasanna Venkatesh, Engg. Student from Villupuram.
4. Mr. Prasanna Venkadesh, Engg. Student from Puducherry.
5. Mr. S. Sathiya, Engg. Student from Puducherry.
6. Mr. Mohammed Thoufiek, Engg. Student from Puducherry.