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Aveek Sen


About Me

I am Aveek. I am an engineering student pursuing graduation in the field of Electronics & Communication at NIT Agartala, India.

I first made headway into Linux in my eighth standard but could't properly do the partitioning. I started using Linux almost an year back when I entered the college. Then I went to NIT Durgapur's Linux fest Mukti & am using the insights gained there for further headway.

We have started our own LUG . The weblink is:

Get In Touch



IRC: aveek Blog(weblog):

Channels like #kde-in, #dgplug, #gnuradio, #arduino #fedora-india & #nitdgplug are my hangouts



Import Key : [From mit server]

[root@aveek /]# gpg --fingerprint D437DD9A
pub   1024D/D437DD9A 2009-06-26
      Key fingerprint = 9EC1 559C 0744 029B 01B4  B942 707B 3D0D D437 DD9A
uid                  Aveek Sen <>
sub   2048g/B5A40FF4 2009-06-26

Fedora Account: aveeksen

Activities with Fedora

  • I try to spread Fedora awareness in my college
  • About 4-5 weeks ago, we had a small seminar on GNU/Linux & FOSS. Distributed about 50 Fedora 10 DVDs I got from NIT Durgapur(free media). Picasa link:
  • I plan to bring Fedora into my home town and surrounding areas by popularizing it among my friends at BIT Mesra & other local colleges
  • I also plan to introduce it in my school at Calcutta-St. Paul's Mission
  • I want to deploy Fedora in schools and general colleges and provide support so that it can be used in quality education
  • We had a mega Linux fest at our college on 18-19 July. It will consist of an install fest, talks & workshops. Shakthi Kannan(mbuf) gave a presentaion on introductory guidelines, Embedded systems, git, FEL & organised the FAD. For details please see the Fedora events page & our LUG's Google group. The link is given above.
  • Also visit- & for the event details

I am looking forward to an even greater association with Fedora in future.