Writing your first Linux kernel module

Hello! This post is going to cover how you can build and run your first kernel module. Pre-requisites: Basic C Programming A bit of what kernel is What is a module? component that can be loaded and unloaded from an already running kernel relocatable object file .ko extension has all potential as that of any…

Meetup with Linuxers

Hello all, The last post mentioned about the revival of LinuxChix India but in making the community alive again, a large role has been played by Indian Linux Users Group-Delhi. ILUG-D was also a very active group but has been inactive for past few years. Now, they’ve started off again and have been doing pretty…

Revival of LinuxChix India

Hola, people! I have great news for you all. A few months back, I came across something called LinuxChix. For a Linux enthusiast, it was a very captivating title. After more of reading about it, I found out it would be the perfect platform to connect with people of similar interests in my country. Quoting…

Five minutes to love Vim

Hello, Today’s article is a result of my sympathies and love for Vim. Sympathies because not a single person on internet would leave Vim without mocking. Even exiting Vim is considered as tough as getting an interview with the company you like (hottest thing on my mind 😛 ). Jokes apart. Vim is the best…

An overview of NFWS

Hallo, I attended the most awaited Netfilter Workshop in Amsterdam. It was a great experience. I met so many amazing people, some also guided me about my future plans. I realized that I would have missed out an important meeting if I had not attended this workshop. You should also attend any workshops you might…

Setting up mutt

Hello, Recently, I attended a workshop organized by IEEE Delhi Section Student Network about Open Source Software. The speaker was none other than Tapasweni Pathak. It turned out to be an amazing workshop which helped many people getting started with OSS. Since the workshop was about Open Source, a good mailing client for sending out…

Netfilter workshop

Hola! After having worked for netfilter’s project nftables as a part of my Outreachy internship, I have been invited to the 12th Annual Netfilter Workshop which is going to happen in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Great thing is that I got my visa today and I will be able to attend it. I would also be…