FOSS United Communty Call - Feb 2021

Next FOSS United Community Call will happen on Feb 13 at 2:00 PM.


2:00 - 2:15 PM - Partcipants Welcome and Introduction
2:15 - 2:45 PM - Self Hosting by Abhas Abhinav
2:45 - 3:15 PM - Building SigNoz by Ankit
3:15 - 3:45 PM - The glibc (GNU C Library) ecosystem by @Siddhesh_Poyarekar
3:45 - 4:00 PM - Creative Coding by Computational Mama - Ambika Joshi
4:00 - 4:15 PM - by @Shrini
4:15 - 4:30 PM - KuttyPy by Jithin B P
4:30 - 4:45 PM - Fika Lang by Emil Soman
4:45 - 4:55 PM - Updates from FOSS United by @Anand

Open Session / Lightning Talks

  • 4:55 - 5:00 PM - Mess Management System by Nikhil & Amal


(The final agenda may vary to this one)

Interested to talk in our March’s Meetup? - Please leave a reply here

We will try to use BigBlueButton for this call.


Tentatively for the glibc/toolchain talk I’m thinking of giving a brief technical overview of the toolchain ecosystem (compilers, linkers, runtime FOSS projects) and then focus more on how one could get involved in those communities in India.

If there’s anything specific anyone would like me to cover then please let me know, I’ll be happy to include that information.


I think people would be curious to know how you got involved with glibc and your journey of becoming a contributor to that project.


Got it, I’ll cover that when I talk about ways to get involved.

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I like to give a talk

Title: “ - Portal for free Ebooks with Creative Commons license”
Description - At 2013, was started to publish ebooks on various genres. Now, It has 650+ ebooks, hundreds of authors, thousands of readers, 8 millions+ downloads, many volunteers, an android app and more. It has been a unique project on the entire Digital Tamil language diaspora. Contacting the authors, Explaining them on the creative commons license, Getting the content, making of ebooks, making of cover images, publishing the ebooks. All these processes are done by all the volunteers.

Will explain the workflow and ebook making process.

Time : 15-20 min

about speaker - T Shrinivasan, Founder of FreeTamilEbooks & Kaniyam Foundation

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My cofounder Ankit would like to give a talk about our journey at SigNoz

Title : Building SigNoz - open-source observability platform
Description: Ankit will talk about our journey building SigNoz, architectural design, and motivation for the project

Project Link:
Time: 20-25 mins

About speaker :

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