[PLUG] [Event Report] Fedora Activity Day II, COEP, Pune October 8, 2011
shakthimaan at gmail.com
Sun Oct 9 21:56:58 PDT 2011
In preparation to FUDCon, Pune 2011 , we had organized our second
Fedora Activity Day (FAD)  at the FOSS Lab, College of Engineering,
Pune, India  on Saturday, October 8, 2011. Thanks to COEP for
hosting the FAD, and to Prof. Abhijit  for working with us in
organizing the same.
Saleem Ansari  had setup http://fudcon.in using Conference
Organization Distribution , which we used it for registration at
Prasad Pandit  started the day's proceedings with an introduction
to Python . Basic syntax, semantics of Python were covered, and we
helped the participants in getting started in writing simple scripts.
I then presented an overview of contributing to Fedora using the
"i-want-2-do-project. tell-me-wat-2-do-fedora"  presentation, and
the various communication channels that they need to be familiar with
to work with the larger Fedora community.
We had lunch at the COEP Boat Club  canteen. After lunch, Kashyap
Chamarthy  presented KVM virtualization  in Fedora
illustrating examples using libvirt and virt tools. Amit Shah  and
Kashyap answered queries regarding virtualization. Saleem Ansari then
presented an introduction to web development and Django ,
illustrating the use of model, view and template design. I concluded
the day's sessions with an introduction to git using the "di-git-ally
managing love letters" presentation .
Few photos taken at the event are available in my /gallery .
 FUDCon, Pune, India 2011. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FUDCon:India_2011
 Fedora Activity Day II. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/FAD_Pune_2011
 College of Engineering, Pune, India. http://www.coep.org.in/
 Prof. Abhijit. http://www.coep.org.in/index.php?profile=abhijit.comp
 Saleem Ansari. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Tuxdna
 Conference Organization Distribution. http://usecod.com/
 Prasad Pandit. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Pjp
 Introduction to Python by Prasad Pandit.
 i-want-2-do-project. tell-me-wat-2-do-fedora.
 COEP Boat Club. http://coepboatclub.com/
 Kashyap Chamarthy. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Kashyapc
 Virtualization in Fedora by Kashyap.
 Amit Shah. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Amitshah
 Introduction to Django by Saleem Ansari.
 di-git-ally managing love letters.
 Photos. http://www.shakthimaan.com/Mambo/gallery/album71
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