Monthly Meet November 11 2017

The next monthly meet is scheduled on Saturday, November 11th 2017 at 1500 IST.

Venue: Classroom No 1, Aerospace Engineering, Near Gajendra Circle, IIT Madras.

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Talk schedule for the meet

Talk 1: Wayland for dummies

  • Speaker: Mohan R
  • Description: Talk about Display servers, X11 and where we are now
  • Duration: 30 mins
  • About Speaker : Mohan R, just another Linux User

Talk 2: VIM - Edit at the speed of thought

  • Speaker: Sarath Srinivas
  • Description: VIM is thought to be not so user-friendly. I will try in this talk to convince you why VIM makes editing fast at the speed of thought.
  • Duration: 30 min
  • About Speaker: Sarath Srinivas , Research Scholar, Physics dept. IIT Madras. A member of IITM-LUG.

Talk 3: Introduction to HA Proxy

  • Speaker: Gopinath
  • Description : How to use and configure HA Proxy (, the Reliable, High Performance TCP/HTTP Load Balancer
  • Duration : 20 min
  • About Speaker : Gopinath, Attended last ilugc meet for the first time. Like to share my experiences with HAProxy