ILUGC Monthly Meet - October 09, 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 October, we shall meet through IRC on Saturday 09, 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: An introduction to desktop customisation a.k.a ricing

Description: A general introduction to what goes into customising a desktop and the components that make up a rice along with resources for the same

Duration: 30 minutes

Speaker Full Name: Lokesh Krishna

About Speaker: A Linux enthusiast who started out meaning to learn programming but got distracted by color schemes somewhere along the way and now spends his time getting his rice to look just right

Talk 2

Topic: Introduction to Squashfs

Description: We will learn the basics of squashfs, A simple demo about how to create squash images and how to use them.

Duration: 1 Hr

Speaker Full Name: Mohan R

About Speaker: Just another FOSS Enthusiast

After Talks

QA & general discussions

All are welcome.