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13, 14 and 15 August 2011.


Vishwakarma Institute of Technology, 666 Upper Indira Nagar, Pune



Diaspune - Diaspora community of Pune.

Chamba Mukt Cinema Project - Folks out to create a mukt blender animation movie.

Day 1

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am - Registration
  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am - Inaugural talk by The Director and Computer Science HOD of VIT, Pune
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Talk: Introduction to Debian - Sana, Shirish
  • 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm - Talk: Debian Pure Blends (eg: Debian Edu, Debian Med, Debian Junior) - Pavithran

Lunch Break

  • 02:00 pm - 03:00 pm - Discussion: GNU/Linux on the desktop - moderated by Abhijit AM - aims to come up with a list of tasks that would fix some of the major issues blocking GNU/Linux adoption on the desktop. If there is enough interest, we will form special interest groups on some of those tasks.
  • 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm - Demo: Developer's Introduction to Debian - Getting to know debian processes and tools - Praveen

(Cricket Session)

Day 2

  • 10:00 am - 05:00 pm - Workshop: Debian Packaging Sessions (separate session for newbies) - Praveen, Shravan, Sana, Muneeb

(Lunch and tea break in between)

(Cricket Session)

Day 3

  • 10:00 am - 05:00 pm - Packaging: Select a software of your choice and package it for debian. Suggested softwares: diaspora, gitorious (will need to package their dependencies first).

(Lunch and tea break in between)

(gpg key signing party)

(Cricket Session)

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