അനാദിയിലേക്കുള്ള അടഞ്ഞ വാതിൽ
ഊർജ്ജം പകർന്ന ഇടനാഴി
ആദ്യമായ് മുറുക്കി കെട്ടിയ മുറിവ്
അനാദിയിലേക്കുള്ള അടഞ്ഞ വാതിൽ
ഊർജ്ജം പകർന്ന ഇടനാഴി
ആദ്യമായ് മുറുക്കി കെട്ടിയ മുറിവ്
കുന്നിലെ തെറ്റികൾ പൂത്തുവെന്നവൻ
കുന്നിന്റെ ഉച്ചിയിൽ പാറപ്പുറത്തിരുന്ന്
നക്ഷത്രങ്ങളെ നോക്കി കണ്ണുചിമ്മാമെന്ന്
കുന്നിൻ ചരുവിലെ പള്ളിയിൽ
പുതിയ മണികൾ ചിരിക്കുന്നുവെന്ന്
വള്ളികൾ വീണ്ടും തഴക്കുന്നുവെന്നു
വലിയ കുളത്തിന്റെ പടവിൽ വരെ
ടാറുവീണ പാതകൾ മാത്രം
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From July 31st
Are you in search of an easy way to explain to others what free software is and why it matters? Or are you perhaps wondering why you yourself should be concerned about computer-user freedom? If your answer is yes, then this TEDx talk by RMS is what you’re looking for!
From August 20th
GNU community members and collaborators have discovered threatening details about a five-country government surveillance program codenamed HACIENDA. The good news? Those same hackers have already worked out a free software countermeasure to thwart the program.
From August 21st
Every three years, the Library of Congress is charged with carving out exemptions from the DMCA’s (Digital Millenium Copyright Act) anti-circumvention provisions. While the current law allows users to have someone unlock their phone for them, it does not permit so-called “bulk unlocking,” where someone buys multiple phones and unlocks them for resale. And it doesn’t address the root issue, which is that users must be able to fully modify all the software on any of their phones or computers.
From August 27th
FSF executive director John Sullivan spoke at this year’s FOSDEM, a volunteer-organized conference held in Belgium that highlights the development of free software.
From August 4th
With the launch of the Libreboot project, users now have an easy-to-install, 100% free software replacement for proprietary BIOS/boot programs.
From July 31st
FSF campaigns manager Zak Rogoff reports on his attendence at CommonBound, a Boston conference for those working towards a more equitable and sustainable economy.
From August 5th
Micah-Shalom Kesselman recently started working at the FSF as one of this summer’s licensing interns. In this post, he writes about his interest in free software and what his goals are for his internship.
From August 8th
Equipped with free GNU Radio software, a group of citizen scientists has contacted, controlled, and is attempting to recapture a 1970s-era satellite and bring it back into an orbit close to Earth.
From August 1st
By Chris Webber, from August 26th
The GNU MediaGoblin project has released version 0.7.0 of their media management software. The release features preliminary federation and a new theme.
From August 29th
Tens of thousands of people visit directory.fsf.org each month to discover free software. Each entry in the Directory contains a wealth of useful information, from basic category and descriptions to version control, IRC channels, documentation, and licensing. The Free Software Directory has been a great resource to software users over the past decade, but it needs your help staying up-to-date with new and exciting free software projects.
To help, join our weekly IRC meetings on Fridays. Meetings take place in the #fsf channel on irc.gnu.org, and usually include a handful of regulars as well as newcomers. Everyone’s welcome.
The next meeting is Friday, September 5 from 2pm to 5pm EDT (18:00 to 21:00 UTC).
After this meeting, you can check https://www.fsf.org/events to see the rest of September’s weekly meetings as they are scheduled.
Every month on LibrePlanet, we highlight one resource that is interesting and useful — often one that could use your help.
For this month, we are highlighting our Laptops Comparison page, which provides information about free softare support on laptops. You are invited to adopt, spread and improve this important resource. Try adding your laptop or importing the current information into h-node.
Do you have a suggestion for next month’s featured resource? Let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To get announcements of most new GNU releases, subscribe to the info-gnu mailing list: https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/info-gnu. Nearly all GNU software is available from https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/, or preferably one of its mirrors (https://www.gnu.org/prep/ftp.html). You can use the url http://ftpmirror.gnu.org/ to be automatically redirected to a (hopefully) nearby and up-to-date mirror.
This month, we welcome Raman Gopalan as a new co-maintainer of GNU gengen (with its author Lorenzo Bettini), Marcel Schaible as the new maintainer of GNU gperf, and Sergey Poznyakoff adds yet another new package, direvent, to his long list. I’d also like to specially thank Assaf Gordon (the author and maintainer of GNU datamash, new last month) for a significant amount of effort with all aspects of Savannah; new Savannah volunteers are always needed, and welcome. Thanks to all.
A number of GNU packages, as well as the GNU operating system as a whole, are looking for maintainers and other assistance: please see https://www.gnu.org/server/takeaction.html#unmaint if you’d like to help. The general page on how to help GNU is at https://www.gnu.org/help/help.html. To submit new packages to the GNU operating system, see https://www.gnu.org/help/evaluation.html.
As always, please feel free to write to me, email@example.com, with any GNUish questions or suggestions for future installments.
From August 24th
The GNU toolchain refers to the part of the GNU system which is used for building programs. These components of GNU are together often on other systems and for compiling programs for other platforms.
This month features improvements to GCC.
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So far, Richard Stallman has the following events in September:
Sep 14, 2014, Turin, Italy, “Richard Stallman to speak in Turin, Italy”
Sep 27, 2014, 10:30 AM to 01:30 PM, Trapani, Italy, “Free software and your freedom”
Sep 15 – 19, 2014, Washington, DC, “GNU Radio Conference”
Sep 20, 2014, Cambridge, MA, “FSF Web Developer Dave Thompson to speak at Software Freedom Day celebration”
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It is a really great experience doing a localization activity. It has started all of a sudden with the idea around November 1st, Kannada Rajyothsava. All my friends in FSMK is doing kannada localization of “GNU Health” a hospital management system. So I thought of doing the same effort to Malayalam.
Project is hosted in transifex.com
Found three websites really useful in this activity.
Added few of my contacts from DAKF and other circles to the project. We need to get more people from the medical background to complete this entire project.
Looking forward to more people contributing to the project
After “not” that long two years we are separating.
Moving to my 6th rented house in Bangalore in the last 10 years. In the last two years I was staying in a single room which has an attached kitchen and a toilet cum bathroom(Yes… separated by a wall.) . Initially I started my life as a single living being inside that room. I ensured that every corner was clean for the first and last time before moving my stuff (again not much, one coat, two tables, some kitchen utensils, finally my books.. 🙂 )
Even though I started as a single living being, the strength of my room mates increased day by day. So I started keeping the photo of Vaikkom Muhammed Basheer on my wall to remember his famous story “Bhoomiyutae Avakaashikal”. (Owners of Earth)
You may not be familiar with all of them. But many of FSMK members have come to my home and met and greeted them.
Now my wife has given me an ultimatum that if she need to come to Bangalore even during the vacation, I should separate with my current room mates. She is more concerned for our new born it seems. Can’t do much other than obeying at times. So devised my own strategy to move to a new place, at the same time, don’t want to make my current room mates unhappy. The New building just opposite to the current one and the direct distance is less than 50 meters. We can meet any time but separating for a short term. But if at all they come to the new home, Pournamy is going to become a murderer.
Attended the glue meeting in shanthinikethan college in Ramnagara. About 35 students attended the session. This was the second session. Pesce mandya GLUG has taken a session this college as part of their G-week effort.
The students were all enthusiastic. All were from BCA first and second year. The concept of free software is new to them.
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