Sunday, May 19, 2013

Debian Project News 10th issue

Thanks to Parin Sharma, organizer of the successful Debian Release Party for our course, MSc FOSS. Here is the link for the Debian Project News 10th issue where there is a special mention of our release party in India. TOAST TO MSCFOSS!

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Praveen A
Parin Sharma
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Monday, May 6, 2013

India: MScFOSS Guest Lecture

  • When: 05.05.2013 during 1800-1900 HRS IST
  • Where: MScFOSS Guest Lecture
  • What: A virtual party in our guest lecture ( basically using BigBlueButton )
  • Provided: A real cake would be there( but you have to come to Delhi to have it :) ) and also some whistles/drums/instruments, with people in different locations....
  • Bring: A headphone with mic, webcam, and flash plugin, just try it out on
  • More info: If any Debian Contributor/Supporter wants to speak at this event, please let me know, mail me on parinDOTsharmaATgmailDOTcom, (and login details will be mailed to your id, please do it at least a day before party) 

    It was a Fantastic party organized by my course mate Parin Sharma on 5th May 2013.
    The party started with Cake cutting ceremony by Parin from Delhi(envy him :p). We had this virtual party through BigBlueButton which has audio video sharing capacity where our usual course lectures take place. For more info on our course visit
    Later we had Guest lecture by Praveen A.
    Praveen is involved in the Debian-IN project on Alioth, aimed at
    the maintainance of packages related to support of languages of
    You can find him active on diaspora.
    It was a great day and never knew even a virtual party could be so much fun.

Vanakkam Chennai

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