General Body Meeting 2016

Greetings to all,

After thorough planning and rescheduling, FSMK has decided to hold its
Annual General Body meeting on 24th April 2016, at FSMK Office, Wilson
Garden,Bangalore. As part of this, we have come up with following procedure
to get members from various sections of society to FSMK GB. General Body is
the core group of FSMK which takes majority of the decision for the

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Full time and Internship positions at FSMK (revised announcement)

We've previously announced regarding FSMK hiring interns and full timers.
We've come up with better roles and responsibilities to make things easier
for you and us!

Here you go:

Free Software Movement Karnataka(FSMK) is offering internships for students
and graduates who would like to contribute to the free software movement...

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Full time and Internship positions at FSMK

Free Software Movement Karnataka(FSMK) is offering internships for students and graduates who would like to contribute to the free software movement through a range of tasks. These are a combination of both part-time and full-time positions.

Profile for interns at FSMK

  • Help devise, conceptualise, implement and support technical and community events in Karnataka
  • Support the growth of GNU/Linux User...

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FSMK Discuss mailing list moderation policy and guidelines

There is no moderation set for mailing list subscription. i.e anyone
with a valid email address can subscribe to FSMK Discuss mailing list.
All new subscriptions are set for moderation by default to avoid
spam( emails. Message
moderation will be unset after validating the first message from...

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FSMK's stand on usage of proprietary social networks

About Free Software Movement Karnataka (FSMK)

FSMK, as an organization has evolved into a vibrant community of people from various sections of society bound by the common goal of a free society built with the power of freedom software-hardware-spectrum, in general, free technology. Today it has professional software developers, engineering students, professors, teachers, researchers, higher secondary school students,...

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Reflections from the Annual General Body meeting 2014 : A guiding note


From the formation of a small organising team in 2007 and the official launch of FSMK in 2009 with just a handful of volunteers we have grown quantitatively and qualitatively. We have over twenty active GNU/Linux User Groups(GLUGs) spread over six districts of Karnataka. The quality of the workshops, summer camps, QIP programs, technical sessions and philosophical maturity of the GLUG members has definitely...

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A Report on FSMK General Body Meeting

The first annual General Body meeting of Free Software Movement-Karnataka was convened at the FSMK office on the 7th of May,2011. It was presided over by Dr.Chidananda Gowda, eminent Kannada literary figure, former Vice Chancellor of Mysore University who also formally inaugurated the new FSMK Office in...

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Message from Prof. Gopinath, IISc to FSMK General Body Meeting

Dear FSMK GB Members

While free software movement has caught on in the "backend", it has not yet caught on that much in the "frontend" or desktop. The former is due to mostly the "efficiency" argument but it also has opened an opportunity for the latter. However, even in developed markets, it is proving to be a difficult problem for free software to establish itself on the desktop. Probably, free software on theĀ  conventional desktop...

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FSMK General Body

Free Software Movement of Karnataka is conducting its general body meeting on 7th May 2011(Saturday) at FSMK office.


FSMK Office
No: 121/17, Near Old Hari Lekshmi Theater
6th Main Road, 14th Cross,
Wilson Garden, Bangalore- 560030

Former vice-chancellor Prof. Chidananda Gowda will be inaugurating the meeting.
Convener of the organization will be presenting the report of...

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