December 17, 2012

A Pillar Of The Indian FOSS Community, Raj Mathur, Passes Away

Raj Mathur (aka OldMonk), one of the leading figures of the Indian FOSS (free and open source software) community, passed away on 12.12.12. The cause of his death was a massive heart attack. This is the second major loss for the Indian FOSS world another notable figure, Kenneth Gonsalves passed away in August this year.

I met Raj when I organized the Software Freedom Day in Delhi. He was extremely brilliant, sharp, witty and blunt. We spent quality time discussing different aspects...Read more at Muktware