"Python for Everyone": learning Python

I conceptualized "Python for Everyone" to help women who want to start their careers in technology. After the introduction sessions, it was time for us to learn real "Technology". What better to start with than Python? Python 101 Part I in Sunet Sunet has been a…

Dgplug summer training, 2022

dgplug summer training 2022 will start at 13:00 UTC, 25th July. This is our 15th edition. Following our tradition, we have updated and modified our training based on the feedback from the old participants and community at large. There shall be more experiments for the betterment during this year’…

Update on foss.training infrastructure

This summer we are having 15th edition of Dgplug summer training. July, 2022 is when the training begins. It was a long due task on me to revamp the infrastructure. Website update Our foss.training website is now all ready with it’s new avatar, a hearty gratitude to Saptak…

PyLadies Stockholm April, 2022 meetup

It is has been a few months since I have moved to Stockholm. Since we were planning to move in here, the first thing I searched for was the PyLadies Stockholm. Within days of arriving, I attended my first PyLadies meetup in November 2021. What a vibrant group it is!…

Software Licenses : Legalese to English

When I was doing a licensing survey in the Fedora ecosystem. I asked a few developers, "What is license according to them?" I got some interesting answers: "I do not care about the license; it bores me." - a super senior developer says this. (not a…

PyLadies India June meetup

We, PyLadies, have started our journey for quite a sometime now. Every year since 2016, we are growing in numbers and chapters. Currently, we have eight active chapters and counting. The COVID pandemic has somehow stopped our course of having physical meetups. But on a brighter note, the situation has…

Taking backup for znc instance in Python

IRC plays an invaluable role in the life of so many people, separated by so many miles. It has been the primary source of communication for the Free and Open Source community for decades, now. In my last post, I shared how to install a znc bouncer to stay connected…

Setting up a znc service

Here is an installation guide of znc on Fedora 31 : Install the znc package sudo dnf install znc The current version of znc in Fedora 31 is znc-1.7.5-1.fc31.x86_64. Configure znc The next was to configure znc. sudo -u znc znc --makeconf Remember to keep the…