On the date of 1st August 2013, Acme Firefox and AOSC [Acme Open Source Community] jointly organized an event named Acme Mozilla Orientation. The event was said to be started from 10:00 AM but a huge traffic jam at Banasthali Chowk it was half hour delayed and it was started from 10:30 AM.
The five-member of Mozilla Nepal team entered the college:
- Avash Mulmi
- Prashish Rajbhandari
- Avinash Kundaliya
- Bansaj Pradhan
- Nirmal Khanal
Avash Mulmi started the event with their introduction one by one and then all the event participant also gave their introduction. With the participant of 25 students and our HOD sir the event gets started and at the starting of the event, Prashish Rajbhandari and Avinash Kundaliya ask us a question ” What is Open Source? ” we all get quiet for awhile because we don’t know the right and complete answer of the question. But after the silence of while one of the student and member of AOSC “Nikesh Balami” stood up and gives an answer but the answer given by him wasn’t complete So, both brothers teach us the right definition of Open Source.
After a little talk of Mozilla and Mozilla Nepal Prashish Rajbhandari and Avash Mulmi told us how we can contribute on Mozilla. Avash Mulmi told us about different kinds of involvement process :
- Helping Users
- Testing and Quality Assurance
- Marketing and Evangelism
- Visual Design
- Developer Documentation
- System Administration
- User Research
Avinash Kundaliya gave us the presentation about Firefox OS. He told us how the Firefox OS is made and Gave us a small demo of the coding. Firefox OS is made up of HTML, CSS, and JS. Avinash Kundaliya teaches us all the working principle of that OS and He also teaches us how to use Firefox OS on Simulator.
Then again Bansaj Pradhan gives a small demo of Localization. He taught us how it works and how to contribute to it. A lot of students was interested in this topics and want to work on it.
At last Nikesh Balami, a member of Acme Open Source Community takes the feedback of all student and ask them whether they are interested to do next Workshop of Web Maker or not. All the student gave the Positive answer and then he asks the student in which field they want to contribute and with the collection of all answer and positive Feedback the event ends.
At last a group photo was taken: