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Fedora Activity Day I, Pune, September 24, 2011

The goal of this FAD is to get any beginner 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: Red Hat, Pune

Red Hat Software Services Pvt Ltd Tower X, Level-1, Cybercity, Magarpatta City, Hadapsar, Pune-411 013

Date : Saturday, September 24th 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
Suneet Bendre Yes
Rahul Sundaram Yes
Shakthi Kannan Yes
Prasad Pandit Yes
Kashyap Chamarthy Yes
Amita Sharma Yes
Sachin Ghai Yes
Ranjith Rajaram Yes
Siddhesh Poyarekar Yes
Raghu Udiyar Yes
Ravi Udiyar No
Kushal Das Yes
Shreyank Gupta Yes
Kaushik Banerjee Yes
Akshay Mankar Yes
Nikita Gupta Yes
Gautam Akiwate Yes
Akshay Khole Yes
Anuja Tupe Yes
AbdulKarim Memon Yes
Snehal Shendware Yes
Shahzeb Patel Yes
Mayank Jain Yes
Chetan Patil Yes
Nikhil AR Yes
Parikshit Ghodake Yes
Vijay Nayani Yes
Suman Kashyap Yes
Harsha Chaudhary Yes
Prathamesh Sonpatki No
Rahul Patil Yes
Alex James Yes
Ameya Sathe Yes
Tejas Bubane Yes
Meha R Upadhyay Yes
Akshay Dixit No


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

Owner Topic Time Comments
Rahul Sundaram Fedora - How to contribute 45 minutes + 15 minutes questions time Understanding Fedora, Where to start and Tools of the trade
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)
Shakthi Kannan Communication Guidelines 30 minutes Talk on how to use IRC, wiki, mailing lists etc.
Prasad Pandit Introduction to Python 1 hour Introduction to programming with Python.
Shreyank Gupta Introduction to Django 1 hour Talk on how to get started with web development using Django.
Siddhesh Introduction to Autotools 1 hour A hands-on session on autotoolizing C projects
Kashyap Chamarthy Introduction to Fedora Virtualization 30 min A quick demo of virtualization in Fedora.