Second Meet of MarakkanamGLUG…!!!

Today 29 th December 2013 Mlug second meeting is conducted @ 11 am in Govt high school villipakkam.


This week more new guys are joined with Mglug, namely Mr.Sindhan, Dinesh, Barath, Udaya Kumar, and Soundhar Raj .

Soundhar Raj is studying first year B.Tech in Apollo Engg College and Dinesh is Studing B.Tech in chendu Engg college.Other boys are studying first BCA in Santhosi Arts & Science Colloge.

Thanks for Mrs.Sindhan join in our community, he is working as Civil Engineer in National Agriculture and Research Organisation Foundation in Illedu.




The Schedule that was planned on the Second meet:

1. Ubuntu 13.10 (saucy salamander) Installation

2.Open Source Hardware(Ardunio),

3.Installing LibreOffice 4.1 in Ubuntu 13.10.


Location: ECR Road ,Govt High School, Vilipakkam.


Speakers: I (M.sathish) , P.Bagath Singh (M.E) , C.Visvanathan (B.E) , R.Balaji.


Time : 11.00 am – 3.00 p.m


Attendence: Vivek , Gowtham , Athi , Balaji, Magesh, prakash, vishvanathan, Bagath, Somanath, Sindan, Bharath, Udaya, Soundhar and I (Sathish.M).



As per the schedule , the first session was taken by me (Sathish)

Installation of Ubuntu 13.10 (this ISO image of Ubuntu is build by using UBUNTU BUILDER its contain almost all needed software like Inkspace Gimb, Wine1.7, Blender, Amarok, and more.. the default splash screen , wallpapers, Themes also changed and Kabayan Font also used in this ISO image) , here the default image after installing of ubuntu 13.10.


Screenshot from 2013-12-31 16:47:57


For those you not attend the meet follow this links to install ubuntu 13.10

and those you want want this tweaked iso image of ubuntu 13.10, ask the member of mglug neer by you. they will provide them to you.


In between installation time, I told many stories about Linux and open source ,FOSS. And I explained about Primary Partition and ext3 journal file system and uses of Swap Area, etc.




The second session was taken by Bagath singh

Mr.Bagath give a introduction about open source hardware especially Arduino ,he done is finally year M.E project using Arduino and share his experience in that project and features of Ardunio



The third session was taken by Visvanathan

Installing Libreoffice 4.1 form source code in recently installed ubuntu system.



Up to 3.00 pm we were talked together, and all those people asked more questions and doubts adout installation process.I too answered what ever I know.



–Next meet’™s schedule, date & venue will be out soon… Agenda is pending…


MLug Rocks !


சதிஷ . ம


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