[fedora-india] [Event Report] Introduction to Fedora, Tech Shiksha Institute, 5 May 2013

Navneet Singh navneetsingh0693 at gmail.com
Mon May 6 10:48:22 UTC 2013


An event named "Geek" was organized by "Tech Shiksha Institute" on Sunday,
5 May 2013, in Seminar Hall of Hotel Chandra Inn, Jodhpur, Rajashtan.

Mr. Aaditya Maheshwari [1], was the chief guest of the day. The day started
with "Introduction to F/OSS" by Mr. Aaditya Maheshwari in which more light
was thrown on the difference between Free Software and Open Source
Software. He also told the audience about FSF Foundation [2] and GNU/Linux
[3], which was followed by "Why Open Source is necessary ? " for

After a short break, I started with "Introduction to Fedora" in which I
told them about the Fedora OS and Fedora Project. Then, I told the audience
about the communication guidelines which is required in "Free Software
Communication" with the help of
"i-want-2-do-project-tell-me-what-2-do-fedora" [4]. I also told them about
the different "Fedora Sub-Projects" [5] in which they can contribute. We
had a Q/A session in the end where various queries of the the attendees
were answered. The photos taken during the event are available on my blog

Navneet Singh

[1] Mr. Aaditya Maheshwari. http://en.gravatar.com/aaditya025
[2] FSF Foundation. http://www.fsf.org/
[3] GNU/Linux. http://www.gnu.org
[4] i-want-2-do-project-tell-me-what-2-do-fedora.
[5] Fedora Sub-Projects. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Projects
[6] Blog and Photos. http://navneetsingh06.blogspot.in/2013/05/geek.html
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