ILUGC Monthly Meet - August 14, 2021 - 3-5 pm

Indian Linux Users Group, Chennai [ ILUGC ] has been spreading awareness on Free/Open Source Software (F/OSS) in Chennai since January 1998.

We usually meet on the second Saturday of every month, and for the month of August, we shall meet through IRC on Saturday 14, 2021 at 1500 IST.

We will be organizing this month’s meet through ILUGC’s Official IRC channel (#ilugc in

IRC Server:
Channel: #ilugc
Web IRC:

If speakers need audio and visuals, we will switch to jitsi platform for that particular talk using the below Jitsi link, otherwise we will use IRC. The IRC chat window will be screencasted through Jitsi,

Talk Details

Talk 1

Topic: Containers

Description: Will run through the evolution of containers and how docker leverages that and some basic of docker

Duration: 20-30 mins at max

Speaker Name: K Chandra Sekar

About Speaker: I am working as a Consulting Engineer for Tyk Technologies and have great passion on distributed systems especially Cloud

Talk 2

Topic: FOSS Companies

Description: The session is a follow-up on the discussions on #ilugc on joining companies working on Free/Libre and Open Source Software, and on how to make your pitch. Please keep your questions ready!

Duration: 45 minutes

Speaker Name: Shakthi Kannan

About Speaker: Shakthi Kannan is a Free Software enthusiast who blogs at

Talk 3

Topic: Introduction to ALSA

Description: In this talk we will learn the basics of Digital Audio and how the audio devices work in Linux.

Duration: 30 minutes

Speaker Name: Mohan R

About Speaker: Just another FOSS Enthusiast

After Talks

QA & general discussions

All are welcome.