[fedora-india] Install Fest @ MIT manipal

susmit shannigrahi thinklinux.ssh at gmail.com
Fri Sep 18 13:25:35 UTC 2009

On Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 12:04 AM, Ankur Sinha <sanjay.ankur at gmail.com> wrote:
> hi,
> I've just returned from a LUG 'meeting'. The first years have just been
> given their laptops,and, keeping that in mind, an install fest has been
> planned. Distro of choice is Fedora (second year in a row ;) )
> The install fest is scheduled for the 6-8 of October. Taking stats from
> the install fest at the OpenWeek[1] last sem, we set approx 120 laptops
> free with Fedora. For the OpenWeek, we had burnt our own media (on our
> laptops). This caused wastage etc. (since manipal does not have a place
> that burns mass media, and laptop dvd burners tend to fail more than
> succeed).Hence,  I'd like to request media for the Install fest.
> Another issue we need help on: "How to make a local repo available to
> 120 ppl during the install fest."
> The situation is this: we dont have hardware(routers etc.), the
> intranet, uhm, *sucks*, and giving them repos burnt onto a dvd again
> causes lots of wastage.
> What we do have : All the lug members who'll help will have laptops.
> What would be the best way of providing the local repos?
> Awaiting your responses,

Please go through these:

Then open a new ticket here: https://fedorahosted.org/fedora-india/
List *all* your requirements and plans in the ticket.



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