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Sarath Lakshman (born 19 September 1989 in Mahé) is an Indian programmer and GNU/Linux activist. He works for Couchbase India Pvt Ltd as a Senior Software Engineer.
Born and raised in India, he was a student of Jawaharlal Nehru Government Higher Secondary School in mahe and continued his studies at Model Engineering College, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT). He is the founder of the GNU/Linux distribution called Slynux, started in 2004, and author of the Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook. He has also written articles in the Linux For You monthly magazine.
Sarath has contributed notably to projects like Pardus Linux, Pitivi, Ubuntu and Google Summer of Code.
Lakshman, Sarath (2010). Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook. Packt publishing. p. 360. ISBN 978-1-84951-376-0.