Arch Linux Core Developers





Name: Aaron Griffin
Alias: phrakture
Email: aaron.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:aaronmgriffin@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:phrakture
Roles: Cat Herder, Package Maintainer, Early Userspace, Pacman Developer
Website: http://www.phraktured.net
Occupation: Astronaut Programmer
YOB: 1982
Location: Chicago, IL
Languages: English, Gibberish
Interests: General nerdy stuff (Fantasy novels, anime, video
Favorite Distros: ArchLinux, grml, Gobolinux, ttylinux
Name: Allan McRae
Alias: Allan
Email: allan.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:allan.mcrae@jabber.org
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://allanmcrae.com/
Occupation: Statistical Geneticist
YOB: 1980
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Languages: English
Interests: Anime, Martial Arts, Nature, Poker
Favorite Distros: Arch, LFS, GoboLinux, Syllable, DragonFly BSD
Name: Andrea Scarpino
Alias: BaSh
Email: andrea.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:bash.lnx@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:bash
Roles: Package Maintainer, AUR Developer, Bug Wrangler
Website: http://www.deelab.org/bash
Occupation: Student, Developer
YOB: 1988
Location: Lecce, IT
Languages: Italian, English
Interests: Software development, Girls, New technologies
Favorite Distros: ArchLinux, Slackware
Name: Andreas Radke
Alias: andyrtr
Email: andyrtr.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:andyrtr
Roles: Package Maintainer:Arch64
Website:
Occupation: Statutary accident insurance
YOB: 1975
Location: Wahlitz, Germany
Languages: German, English
Interests: Packaging, Gym, Family+dog
Favorite Distros: Arch64
Name: Dale Blount
Alias: super_user
Email: dale.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:supa_user
Roles: Package Maintainer, Infrastructure
Website: http://dale.us
Occupation: SysAdmin / Programmer
YOB: 1981
Location: Erie, PA, USA (44° 6' North, 80° 8' West)
Languages: English
Interests: Computers, Automobiles, Sports, A/V equipment
Favorite Distros: Arch, Slackware, Fedora/CentOS as a last resort
Name: Dan McGee
Alias: toofishes
Email: dan.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:toofishes
Roles: Pacman Developer
Website: http://www.toofishes.net
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1985
Location: Chicago, IL
Languages: English
Interests: American Football, Music, Staying in Shape, Travel
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Daniel Isenmann
Alias: ise
Email: daniel.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:ise jabber:ise@jabber.org
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://ise.net23.net/
Occupation: Programmer
YOB: 1980
Location: Karlsruhe, Germany
Languages: German, English
Interests: Climbing, MTB, Computers, Reading, Photography
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Dieter Plaetinck
Alias: Dieter_be
Email: dieter.archlinux.org
Other Contact: dieterplaetinck@jabber.org, irc://irc.freenode.net:Dieterbe
Roles: Release Engineer, installation tools developer/maintainer
Website: http://dieter.plaetinck.be
Occupation: System engineer
YOB: 1985
Location: Ghent, Belgium
Languages: English, Dutch
Interests: drums, music, open source
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Eric Bélanger
Alias: Snowman
Email: eric.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:_Snowman_, jabber:Snowman007@jabber.org
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://www.astro.umontreal.ca/~belanger/
Occupation: Student/Solar Physics
YOB: 1977
Location: Montréal, QC, Canada
Languages: French, English
Interests: Physics, Computers
Favorite Distros: Arch, Slackware
Name: François Charette
Alias: firmicus
Email: francois.archlinux.org
Other Contact: firmicus04 ?? googlemail ??? com
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website:
Occupation:
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Languages: Français, English, Deutsch, ????
Interests:
Favorite Distros:
Name: Geoffroy Carrier
Alias: gcarrier
Email: geoffroy.archlinux.org
Other Contact: http://gcarrier.koon.fr/contact/
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://gcarrier.koon.fr
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1988
Location: Grenoble, France
Languages: French, English, Spanish
Interests: Life, the Universe, and Everything
Favorite Distros: 80% monogamous, 20% secret lovers
Name: Giovanni Scafora
Alias: voidnull
Email: giovanni.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:voidnull
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://www.archlinux.it
Occupation: Developer
YOB: 1969
Location: Livorno, Italy
Languages: Italian, English, French
Interests: Family, Computers, Music, Books
Favorite Distros: Arch Linux, Slackware
Name: Hugo Doria
Alias: hdoria
Email: hugo.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:hugodoria@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:hdoria
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://hdoria.archlinux-br.org
Occupation: CS Student, SysAdmin, Father
YOB: 1986
Location: Aracaju, Brazil
Languages: Brazilian Portuguese, English
Interests: Family, Computers, Music, Games, Tracking, Sushi and all TI-related stuff
Favorite Distros: Arch Linux, Slackware, Gentoo
Name: Ionuț Mircea Bîru
Alias: wonder
Email: ibiru.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:wonder
Roles: Developer/TU
Website: http://archlinux.ro
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1986
Location: Bucharest, România
Languages: Romanian, English
Interests: Networking, Programming, Computers, Music
Favorite Distros: Arch, Debian
Name: James Rayner
Alias: iphitus
Email: james.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:iphitus
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://iphitus.loudas.com/
Occupation: Student (Aerospace Engineering/Business)
YOB: 1988
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Languages: English
Interests: spaceflight & technology, planes, reading, video g
Favorite Distros: Arch, FreeBSD, OpenBSD
Name: Jan de Groot
Alias: JGC
Email: jgc.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:JGC
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://bugs.archlinux.org
Occupation: SysAdmin / Programmer
YOB: 1982
Location: Metslawier, The Netherlands
Languages: Dutch, English
Interests: Computers, Automobiles
Favorite Distros: Arch, Debian, FreeBSD
Name: Jürgen Hötzel
Alias: juergen
Email: juergen.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:juergen_1974
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website: http://www.hoetzel.info
Occupation: SysAdmin / Programmer
YOB: 1974
Location: Mannheim, Germany
Languages: German, English
Interests: Computers, Sports: Dancing, Running
Favorite Distros: Arch, Gentoo, Redhat
Name: Kevin Piche
Alias: kpiche
Email: kevin.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:kpiche
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website:
Occupation: UNIX Admin / Security Analyst
YOB: 1971
Location: Ottawa, Canada (45° 25' North; 75° 42' West)
Languages: English
Interests: Computers, Reading
Favorite Distros: Arch, Redhat
Name: Paul Mattal
Alias: pjmattal
Email: paul.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:pjmattal
Roles: AUR Developer
Website:
Occupation: Computer Science Litigation Consultant
YOB: 1975
Location: Cambridge, MA, USA (42° 22' North, -71° 6' West)
Languages: English, French
Interests: Classical Music, Computers, Food and Cooking, Wine
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Pierre Schmitz
Alias: pierre
Email: pierre.archlinux.de
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:pierres
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website:
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1982
Location: Bonn/Germany
Languages: German, English
Interests: Software Engineering
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Roman Kyrylych
Alias: roman
Email: roman.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:Romashka
Roles: Bug Hunter
Website:
Occupation: Programmer
YOB: 1984
Location: Lviv, Ukraine
Languages: Ukrainian, English, Russian
Interests: programming, web development, FOSS/Linux
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Ronald van Haren
Alias: pressh
Email: ronald.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:pressh@headcounter.org, irc://irc.freenode.net:pressh
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website:
Occupation: Student (Aerospace Engineering)
YOB: 1983
Location: Delft, Netherlands
Languages: Dutch, English, German
Interests: Space, Science, Linux, Family, Sports
Favorite Distros: Arch Linux, Gentoo, FreeBSD
Name: Thayer Williams
Alias: thayer
Email: thayer.archlinux.org
Other Contact:
Roles: Branding, Graphics, Web Design, Wiki Editor
Website: http://cinderwick.ca
Occupation: Web Developer & Scholar
YOB: 1977
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Languages: King's English, American (yes, I said American)
Interests: History, Hiking, Kayaking, Sociology
Favorite Distros: Arch of course, and any other rolling release system
Name: Thomas Bächler
Alias: brain0
Email: thomas.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:thomas.baechler@jabber.rwth-aachen.de irc:brain0
Roles: Package Maintainer, Kernel Monkey
Website:
Occupation: Research Assistant / PhD Student
YOB: 1983
Location: Aachen, Germany
Languages: German, English
Interests: Linux, Maths, Girlfriend
Favorite Distros: Archlinux, OpenWRT
Name: Tobias Kieslich
Alias: neri
Email: tobias.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:neri
Roles: Package Maintainer
Website:
Occupation: Programmer, Content Production
YOB: 1974
Location: Leipzig, Germany
Languages: German, English
Interests: Computers, Biking, Free Climbing, Photography
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Tobias Powalowski
Alias: tpowa
Email: tpowa.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:tpowa jabber:tpowa
Roles: Package Maintainer, Kernel Monkey
Website: http://www.st-martin-apo.de
Occupation: SysAdmin / Pharmacist
YOB: 1981
Location: Lauingen, Germany
Languages: German, English, French
Interests: Computers, Music, Sports:Tennis, Handball
Favorite Distros: Arch, Knoppix, SuSE
Name: Vesa Kaihlavirta
Alias: vegai
Email: vesa.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:vegai@jabber.no, irc://irc.freenode.net:vegai
Roles: Package Maintainer, Haskell, Weird Programming Languages, Pacman-sqlite
Website:
Occupation: Programmer et alia
YOB: 1980
Location: Jyväskylä, Finland
Languages: English, Finnish, bit of French, bit of Swedish
Interests: Movies, procrastination, programming languages, hacking, family
Favorite Distros: Arch Linux... What, you mean there are others?

Arch Linux Trusted Users





Name: Abhishek Dasgupta
Alias: abhidg
Email: abhidg.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:abhidg@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.org:abhidg
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://abhidg.mine.nu, http://abhidg.wordpress.com
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1987
Location: Kolkata, India
Languages: English, Bengali, Hindi
Interests: Science, Maths, Programming, Reading
Favorite Distros: Arch, Debian
Name: Angel Velasquez
Alias: angvp
Email: angvp.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:angvplnx@jabber.linux.it, irc://irc.freenode.net/angvp
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://www.angvp.com
Occupation: Software Developer
YOB: 1983
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Languages: Spanish, Italian, English, and a little bit French
Interests: IT,Programming,Soccer
Favorite Distros: Arch,Arch,Arch :)
Name: Aaron Schaefer
Alias: ElasticDog
Email: aschaefer.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:elasticdog
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://elasticdog.com/
Occupation:
YOB: 1982
Location: Bloomington, IL
Languages: English
Interests: Photography, Tennis, Programming, General Nerdiness
Favorite Distros: Arch Linux
Name: Chris Brannon
Alias: cmb
Email: cbrannon.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:cmbrannon79@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:teiresias
Roles: Trusted User
Website:
Occupation: Unemployed
YOB: 1979
Location: Oklahoma, USA
Languages: English
Interests: Computing, Ancient History
Favorite Distros: ArchLinux, Slackware, Gentoo, GoboLinux
Name: Corrado Primier
Alias: bardo
Email: bardo.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:ilbardo@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:bardo
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://blog.bardland.org/
Occupation: SysAdmin, Musician, Student
YOB: 1984
Location: Milano, Italy
Languages: Italian, English
Interests: Music, IT, Sci-Fi
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Daenyth Blank
Alias: Daenyth
Email: daenyth.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:daenyth@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:Daenyth
Roles: Trusted User
Website:
Occupation:
YOB: 1988
Location: Boston, MA, USA
Languages: English
Interests: Music, Gaming
Favorite Distros: Arch?
Name: Daniel Griffiths
Alias: Ghost1227
Email: dgriffiths.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: ghost1227@jabber.org, irc://irc.freenode.net:ghost1227
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://ghost1227.com
Occupation: Network administration and support
YOB:  
Location: Omaha, NE
Languages: English, German, Gaelic, some Spanish
Interests: Computers, Graphic Design, FOSS/Linux
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Evangelos Foutras
Alias: foutrelis
Email: foutrelis.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:foutrelis
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://foutrelis.com/
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1988
Location: Athens, Greece
Languages: Greek, English
Interests: Computers, Cookies
Favorite Distros: Arch, Debian
Name: Imanol Celaya
Alias: ornitorrincos
Email: icelaya.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:ornitorrincos
Roles: Trusted User
Website:
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1989
Location: Bilbao, Spain
Languages: English, Spanish, Basque
Interests: Computers, 3D graphics
Favorite Distros: Arch, LFS
Name: Jaroslav Lichtblau
Alias: Dragonlord
Email: dragonlord.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:dragonlord@jabber.cz, irc://irc.freenode.net:drag0nl0rd
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://dragonlord.cz
Occupation: IT
YOB: 1982
Location: Prague/Czech Republic
Languages: Czech, German, English
Interests: Linux, Software translation, Sports, Cooking, Dragons
Favorite Distros: Arch Linux
Name: Jarosław Świerczyński
Alias: swiergot
Email: jswierczynski.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:swiergot@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:swiergot
Roles: Trusted User
Website:
Occupation: Senior Software Engineer
YOB: 1983
Location: Kraków/Blachownia, Poland
Languages: Polish, English
Interests: Sports, Computers, TV Series
Favorite Distros: Arch, Slackware
Name: Loui Chang
Alias: louipc
Email: loui.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact:
Roles: Trusted User
Website:
Occupation: Machinist
YOB: 1983
Location:
Languages: English, some French
Interests:
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Mateusz Herych
Alias: partition
Email: mherych.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:Part`, jabber:heniekk@jabber.org
Roles: Trusted User
Website:
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1990
Location: Bedzin, Poland
Languages: Polish, English
Interests: Computers, Football
Favorite Distros: Arch, Slackware
Name: Paulo Matias
Alias: thotypous
Email: pmatias.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:syscoder@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:thotypous
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://matias.archlinux-br.org
Occupation: Student, Researcher
YOB: 1989
Location: Brazil
Languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish
Interests: Physics, Computers, Electronics
Favorite Distros: Arch, NetBSD, Haiku, RISC OS
Name: Ray Rashif
Alias: schivmeister
Email: schiv.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:schiv
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://schivmeister.wordpress.com
Occupation: Unemployed
YOB: 1989
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Languages: Singlish, English, Malay, Bengali, Hindi
Interests: Prehistory, Linguistics, Anthropology
Favorite Distros: IRIX
Name: Stefan Husmann
Alias: stefanhusmann
Email: shusmann.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:haawda
Roles: Trusted User
Website:
Occupation: Administrator
YOB: 1968
Location: Germany
Languages: German, English
Interests: Packaging, German Literature
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Sergej Pupykin
Alias: sergej
Email: spupykin.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: jabber:pupykins@gmail.com, irc://irc.freenode.net:sergej5
Roles: Trusted User
Website:
Occupation: Programmer
YOB: 1979
Location: Russia, Voronezh
Languages: English, Russian
Interests: Unix-like Systems, Guitar, Mathematics, Functional Programming
Favorite Distros: Arch
Name: Thorsten Töpper
Alias: Atsutane
Email: ttopper.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact: irc://irc.freenode.net:Atsutane XMPP: atsutane {0x40} freethoughts {0x2E} de
Roles: Trusted User
Website: http://atsutane.freethoughts.de
Occupation: Student
YOB: 1990
Location: Germany
Languages: German, English
Interests:
Favorite Distros: Arch, Debian
Name: Xyne
Alias: Xyne
Email: xyne.aur.archlinux.org
Other Contact:
Roles: Trusted User
Website: xyne.archlinux.ca
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