How to start Project


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How to start Project

  1. 1. Presentationon Open SourceProjectContributionArun PrakashApril 16, 2011
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  8. 8. DesktopDesktop Client to upload the (Python, tshrinivasan AT Not yetdocuments to GTK or Started QT) Desktop,OverView Presentation tool - Python,FOSS Alternate to OpenGL, alanbell AT ubuntu DOT com Not yet started Quickly, GTKProjects for Vidyasagar - Desktop( bama AT annauniv DOT edu, Startedassistive technology projects Python) chorse AT gmail DOT comConcatenation of ogg audiofiles for phrasal pronunciation sundarbecse at yahoo ProposedWhy is it needed?
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  10. 10. Most Important FOSS Topics* Installing and basic Commands* Version Control Systems* Editing Mediawiki* JQuery* Ruby On Rails* Device Drivers Development* HTML5* BTRFS* Anonymous web ( TOR, Privoxy, I2P, FreeNet etc. )* OpenStack development* BIND9 configuration* F(L)OSS for teachers* F(L)OSS in e-governance* F(L)OSS in data center automation (Puppet, Chef, CfEngine, Func etc.)* Spinning / Remastering of Linux distros* Open Source Health Stack (OpenEMR, OpenMRS, Tolven etc.)* Jython* Perl* Simple GUI programming using GTK.* OpenOffice Introduction* Network Security
  11. 11. Mentor List tshrinivasan AT gmailT Shrinivasan Linux, Python, PHP DOT com sudharsh AT gmail DOT Linux, Python, Version controlS Sudharshan com basics rajmahendra AT gmailRajmahendra Java technology DOT com dhilip DOT jec AT gmailDhilip S Linux, Python DOT com psprabhugsundar AT gmailPrabhu Linux, Version Control (SVN) DOT com sivaji2009 AT gmail DOTSivaji Drupal com selva DOT infobees ATSelvamani Python, Glade, Pygtk gmail DOT com
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  13. 13. Linux, Ruby, Rails, MySQL, pingmagesh AT gmail DOTMagesh Javascript, JQuery, com Wordpress(CMS) Linux, PHP, MySQL, Python,Senthil RSK Email Glade, PyGTK , Android , Web Security openSUSE / Ubuntu Linux,Nagappan Alagappan nagappan AT gmail DOT com Python, GNOME, Mago, LDTP, Automated testing rajaram.shyamala AT gmailShyamala Drupal DOT com Natural Language Processing, Human Computer Interaction, Voice Driven Computing, prabhumailz AT gmail DOT Speech Recognition, SpeechPrabhu com Synthesis, Machine Translation, Speech Translation, IP-Telephony, perl, Python, Linux
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  15. 15. LAMP, VIRTUALIZATION, chidambasakthi AT gmail CLOUD COMPUTING,SERVER /Chidambaresan Sakthi DOT com NETWORK, REAL TIME PROJECTS velappanv AT gmail DOT Linux, Python, ProjectV Velappan com Management, Agile manimani1014 AT gmailR Manikandan PHP, MySQL, JS, Jquery DOT com Perl, Pywikipediabot, formal sundarbecse AT yahoo DOTSundar grammars, web information com extraction