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Moving on …to a more Open Life...

Moving on …to a more Open Life...

Open Source Awareness Presentation for Faculty Development in College ....

Akash D Devaraju

August 08, 2011
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  1. Moving on …
    …to a more Open Life
    -Akash Devaraju
    5th Sem IS
    (Faculty Development Programme)
    CS Seminar Hall
    29-7-11 12.00-01.00 PM

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  2. What …Why …When …
     What is Open Source Software ? …
     Why Do we Need Open Source Software ? …
     When Did it All Start ? ….

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  3.  openSUSE 11.4 Edu Li-f-e
     Released 10th March
     Funded Project By Novell
     Very Stable
     Very User Friendly
    Lets See the Base …

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  4.  C, C++, Java, Mono C#, PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby, Scheme , Tcl all included in the DVD
     Thousands of libraries to develop applications and scripts
     Design highly scalable databases with MySQL, mariaDB, Postgresql
     GCC 4.5 with better link and whole-program optimizations, GDB 7.1 (GNU Debugger), Mono
    2.6.4 etc
     Emacs, Vim
     Netbeans 6.8, QtCreator 1.3.1, Eric, Eclipse, Kdevelop
     Doxygen, Tex Live System, LaTeX available online
     Apache, Tomcat servers
    Tools to help in you in Development...

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  5. Be Productive!!
    Writer Impress Calc Draw Base
     With OpenOffice.org 3.2.1 make documents,
    spreadsheets and presentations
     Manage your finances
     Maintain your Journal and plan your daily tasks
     Plan your projects

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  6.  Use YaST2 to configure your security settings
     PolicyKit
     Linux Audit Framework
     Detect intrusion with AIDE
     Encrypt Partitions and files
     Use SSH for secure network operations
     Prevent masquerading with SuSEFirewall
     Configure a VPN server easily
    Security

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  7.  So, the question you should be asking is not “what does openSUSE have that I need?” but “what
    does openSUSE NOT have that I need?” and the answer is most likely: nothing. After all, OBS
    provides well over 100.000 different packages made by over 25.000 people.
     Moreover, you can use KIWI (or the web interface SUSE Studio) to build your own openSUSE
    based operating system.
     In short, openSUSE is much more than a linux distribution. 11.4 is awesome, but thanks to the
    other things the openSUSE Project does, no other linux distro can beat it!
     Thank you for listening.
    So finally …

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  8. Moving on …
    …to a more Open Life

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