Interviews

Interviews with various people, mostly in the FOSS world

People behind Debian: Margarita Manterola

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raphaelhertzog.com: When I think about Margarita, I always remember her as a friendly and welcoming person. Like most of the Debian Women members by the way. But she likes to spread some love and organized a Debian Appreciation Day for example.

Interview with Cheri Francis on UDS

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  • Interview with Cheri Francis on UDS
  • The Linux Setup - Clement Lefebvre, Linux Mint

Red Hat's Jim Whitehurst: "I Want to Meet Linus"

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linux.com: Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst is speaking this year at LinuxCon on opening day about the challenges that still lie ahead as we embark on another 20 years of Linux. We wanted to know more about Whitehurst's perspective as we prepare for the big event and the formal celebration of the 20th anniversary of Linux. Here's what he told us.

interviews w/ RH and Ubuntu

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Ubuntu
  • The Other Side of Red Hat – an interview with Craig Muzilla
  • International Newsmaker Q&A: Jon Melamut

Developer Interview

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  • TDF Developer Interview: Tor Lillqvist
  • People behind Debian: Martin Michlmayr, former Debian Project Leader

FOSS advocate who's free, frank and fearless

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OSS

itwire.com: Journalist, FOSS advocate, feminist - Carla Schroder is all these and more. But more than anything it is her straight talking that marks her out - when she takes a stand on issues she is driven by conviction.

People of openSUSE: Manu Gupta

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news.opensuse.org: My name is Manu, I am 21 years old and I live in India. I am currently in my final year of graduation in computer science. My native language is Hindi. During my free time, I participate in openSUSE Project and hang out with friends, watch movies and do other stuff.

They make Mageia: Jérôme Quelin

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blog.mageia.org: Now that things are well on their way and that Mageia 1 is there, it’s time to discover some more about the persons that are making this a reality. Today, this is about Jérôme; thanks to him for being the first!

Fuduntu 14.10: An interview with Andrew Wyatt 'Fewt'

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cristalinux.blogspot: It was around 6 months ago that I got in touch with Andrew Wyatt (a.k.a. Fewt, lead developer for Fuduntu) to REVIEW release 14.7 of his distro FUDUNTU. Fewt kindly answered a number of questions which provided context to why Fuduntu was shaping up the way it was.

A window to open source OS w/ Prakash Advani

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OSS
Ubuntu

thehindubusinessline.com: “The vision for Ubuntu is part social and part economic: free software, available free of charge to everybody on the same terms, and funded through a portfolio of services provided by Canonical.”

People behin Debian: Sam Hartman, Kerberos package maintainer

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raphaelhertzog.com: Sam Hartman is a Debian developer since 2000. He has never taken any sort of official role within Debian (that is besides package maintainer), yet I know him for his very thoughtful contributions to discussions both on mailing lists and IRL during Debconf.

People of openSUSE: Christos Bountalis

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news.opensuse.org: I am Christos, i am 25 years old and I live in Salamis a small island near Athens, Greece. I just finished my studies for a Bsc in computer Science. I enjoy music, programming, playing games, and of course going out with friends.

Meet Claire Rowland, Desktop Summit Keynote Speaker

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dot.kde.org: Claire Rowland, user experience guru, will be a featured keynote speaker at this summer's Desktop Summit 2011 in Berlin. William Carlson talked with Claire to find out more about her and her work.

Q&A With Linux Foundation's Jim Zemlin, Part 2

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linuxinsider.com: Where is Linux going? For Part 2 of this interview, LinuxInsider continued speaking with Linux Foundation Executive Director Jim Zemlin to discuss Linux in a wider variety of technology, new programs intended to make it easier for businesses to switch.

LibreOffice Developer Interview : Markus Mohrhard

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documentfoundation.org: Coding LibreOffice to relax a bit from studying tough mathematical problems? Reed why and how Markus Mohrhard works on LibreOffice!

Q&A With Linux Foundation's Jim Zemlin

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linuxinsider.com: In 2007, Linux was heralded as the desktop of the future. What happened, and where is Linux going? LinuxInsider sat down with Linux Foundation Executive Director Jim Zemlin for an exclusive interview to get to the bottom of things.

People behind Debian: Philipp Kern, Stable Release Manager

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raphaelhertzog.com: Philipp is a Debian developer since 2005 and a member of the release team since 2008. Since he took the responsibility of Stable Release Manager, the process has evolved for the best. I asked him to explain.

'Proprietary software keeps users helpless'

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OSS

techradar.com: Without Richard Matthew Stallman there would be no GNU, and without GNU there would be no Linux distributions as we know them today. Linux Format magazine met Richard at the Institute of Engineering and Technology in London, and put to him some of the questions you asked…

Desktop Summit Keynote Interview: Thomas Thwaite

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desktopsummit.org: Thomas Thwaite, designer and technologist, will be a featured keynote speaker at this summer's Desktop Summit 2011 in Berlin.

Open source identity: FreeNAS 8's Josh Paetzel

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BSD

computerworld.com.au: FreeNAS is an open source operating system based on FreeBSD and, as its name implies, designed for networked storage. The project recently celebrated the release of FreeNAS 8, which racked up some 43,000 downloads in the first 48 hours after its release.

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