Software freedom day 2012

Software freedom day will come with a free lunch with open sauce. Software freedom day is a worldwide celebration of free and open source software foss. It is a public education effort with the aim of increasing awareness of free software and its virtues, and encouraging its use. On saturday, 15 september 2012, the entire world will be celebration software freedom day 2012 sfd. Linux users of victoria and free software melbourne is hosting software freedom day in melbourne.

Hope number nine the hotel pennsylvania, nyc sunday, 2012 july 15. Sfd is a worldwide celebration of free and open source software foss. It was organized in butwal, pokhara, madi, hetauda, birtanagar, jhapa, dharan, kavre, amrit campus and sap falcha. The goal in this celebration is to educate the worldwide public about the benefits of using high quality foss in education, in government, at home, and in. Profit made them, profit runs them, and they hurt us every day. Description annual celebration of software freedom day. Software freedom day 2012 celebrated in nepal software freedom day 2012 was successfully celebrated in more than 10 places in nepal. In this post i share about my experience about sfd. A report on software freedom day 2012 puducherry gnu. Media in category software freedom day the following 18 files are in this category, out of 18 total. Software freedom day sfd is an annual worldwide celebration of free software.

The hlug international software freedom day event will be taking place on saturday september 15th 2012 at all saints church, high st. Software freedom day is over for another year and our event at allsaints in hereford proved to be a great day. Software freedom day is a yearly celebration of software freedom that aims to educate the public about the value and importance of software freedom. The database running in the background, mysql, is also free, as are many of the plugins and bits of code that shape. Software freedom day in 2020 is on the tuesday, 15th of sep 9152020. The open it lab celebrates software freedom day 2012 it. We are still deciding on a venue but it will be in pretoria, midrand or jozi. Software freedom day sfd is a worldwide celebration of free and open source software foss. Melbourne is one of many cities around the globe that will mark software freedom day next sunday, september 15. Imag3584 software freedom day 2012 in hanoi nguyen. Although it was one of just 4 registered events taking place in the uk, software freedom day is a global event. Software freedom day 2012 in vienna fsfe supporters vienna. We are now practised at setting up the space and the earlybird hlug members who arrived first to arrange tables and chairs and ensure cables were safely tucked away were fortified by the excellent coffee served in the allsaints cafe. On saturday, november 16th, the software freedom law center cohosted a hackathon with the freedombox foundation to commemorate the upcoming tenyear anniversary of the freedombox projects founding.

Firefox for web developers and debug using firebug will be presented on the event. Software freedom day, a celebration of open source software and freeware, is held every september. Few people realize how important open source software is, but it is used mainly on computer servers to provide access to all of the data that are accessed on the internet and on most corporate computing networks. Mozilla reps software freedom day philippines 2012. Presented a stall on ruby at software freedom day 2012. The local celebrations are being organised by linux users of victoria and free software melbourne. Free software can retrofit the first law of robotics into the robots we call cell phones, but those who control the robots dont want freedom inside. Software freedom day 2012 celebrated in nepal prakash. This year our event will be familyfocussed with kids activities, workshops and free facepainting. Free software melbourne will be hosting a games area, the one laptop per child project will be present, as will the raspberry jam group.

Mozilla reps software freedom day 2012 leyte philippines. The sfd was organized by puducherry linux users grouppuduvailug along with. Federal university oyeekiti fuoye downloads sfd2012. Software freedom day is a worldwide celebration and promotion of free software, open source software and related technologies. A lot of time and preparation went in to making sure it was as successful as last year, and it paid off. Sfd is a public education effort with the aim of increasing awareness of free software and its virtues, and encouraging its use.

Vaishnav college, arumbakkam chennai on 15 sep 2012. Software freedom day celebrate software freedom day. The open it lab joined nearly 300 other teams from over 60 countries around the world in celebrating the 2012 software freedom day last saturday. There will be plenty of free software available, as well as copies of the opendisc. December 2012 learn how and when to remove this template message software freedom day logo software freedom day sfd is an annual worldwide celebration of free software organized by digital freedom foundation. Software freedom day 2012 report hlug herefordshire. To create your team page find your country and cityregion or create one if it does not exist yet. Software freedom day is an event which is conducted every year all over.

At the hackathon, eben moglen delivered a speech in which he reflected on the past ten years of freedombox and the projects future. About software freedom day on the third saturday in september each year, people all over the world celebrate software freedom day. At a conference dedicated to the theme of free software in a free society, confirmed speakers include jon lawrence of electronic frontiers australia. This site runs on wordpress, a totally free content management system and blogging platform and is hosted on servers that run linux, a totally free operating system. Date is saturday, sep 15, 2012 20120915 the third saturday of september quick brain dump contact. This way we will be able to keep oversight of where a team is located and others will be able to find a team in proximity more easily. Our goal in this celebration is to educate the worldwide public about the benefits of using high quality foss in education, in government, at home, and in business in short, everywhere. Software freedom day in international calendar calendarlabs. Hi shinga77, yeah, we are busy planning software freedom day for the 15 sep 2012. Software freedom day which is celebrated worldwide every year was successfully conducted in petit seminaire hr. Its a day when free software developers and users raise awareness in their local community of the benefits that software freedoms bring.

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