December 28th, 2005

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Free Electrons - A GNU/Linux CD for the electronics student

The Free Software scene in Kerala is getting more vibrant, with SPACE Kerala promoting student involvement. Recently, students of the Govt. Engg college, Barton Hill, Trivandrum brought out a Debian based CD for electronics enthusiasts - read more about it:

Free Electron

Justin and myself tried to do a bit of PCB design with Linux today - there are very few good GPL'd tools in this area - maybe a few students might try their hand at writing one; it's going to be a really challenging project!