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Fedora Activity Day, Pune 2011

The goal of this FAD is to get any beginner, particularly students involved in Fedora ahead of FUDCon Pune to enable them to get a head start and be more productive during and after FUDCon. We will cover the basics of getting started via a series of talks and workshops. The material presented should be accessible to everyone even completely new to free and open source software.

Event Owners

When and Where

Venue: College of Engineering Pune

FOSS Lab, 3rd Floor, Electronics Extension building (Opposite Instrumentation, Behind Electronics main building), Boat Club Side of the road

Date : Saturday, September 10, 2011.

Time : 1000 IST onwards.



Are you planning to get your Laptops? Please do the following on your laptops before bringing it to the FAD:

 # yum install @development-tools fedora-packager

Please answer below

Attendee name Yes/No
Rahul Sundaram Yes
Shakthi Kannan Yes
AbdulKarim Yes
Mayank Jain Yes
Prasad Pandit Yes
Muneeb Shaikh No
Amita Sharma Yes
Sachin Ghai Yes
Akshay Khole Yes
Akshay Mankar Yes
Sana Khan No
Buland Kumar Singh Yes
Imran Ahmed No
Rohit S Damkondwar Yes
Tejas Bubane Yes
Shahzeb Patel Yes
Anurag Daware Yes
Prerna Raskar Yes
Tanushri Chakravorty Yes
Akshay Jain No
Devwrat More No
Sanket Mehta Yes
Lokesh Walase No
Suman Kashyap Yes
Nikita Gupta Yes
Pooja Pathak Yes
Anagha Yadav No
Namita Ranawade No
Kalyani Mali Yes
Vijay Nayani Yes


Note: If you haven't created a presentation yet, you can use the templates from

Owner Topic Time Comments
Rahul Sundaram Getting involved with Fedora 45 minutes + questions time How to be a Fedora contributor
Shakthi Kannan Packaging and reviews 1 hour Introduction to Fedora packaging (hands-on)
Shakthi Kannan di-git-ally-managing-love-letters 1 hour Introduction to Git (hands-on)
Prasad Pandit Introduction to Python 1 hour Introduction to programming with Python
Suchakra Artwork Remixed - Fedora Design 1 hour Design for Fedora - ways and tools of trade
Shakthi Kannan Communication Guidelines 30 minutes Talk on how to use IRC, wiki, mailing lists etc.
Shreyank Gupta Introduction to Django 1 hour Talk on how to get started with web development using Django.