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Marius is 20 years old, student in the second year at Politehnica
and working as a web developer. Besides Linux, he also loves music (from
rock to dance), dancing, having fun, spending time with friends.
He is interested also in science in general (and that quantum spooky
Part computer programmer, part cartoonist, part Mars Bar. At night, he runs
around in a pair of colorful tights fighting criminals. During the day... well,
he just runs around. He eats when he's hungry and sleeps when he's sleepy.
I'm a student at the University of Pisa and a Linux user since 1994.
Now I'm working on the administrations of Linux boxes at the Astronomy section
of the Department of Physics, with special experience about security. My
primary email address is
I'm a software developer by day and an artist, web developer,
big dog, gardener and wine maker by night. This all leaves very little
time for sleep, but always enough time for a nice glass of Michigan
Pinot Gris. I have a BS double major in Computer Science and
Mathematics and an MS in Computer Science. I've been using and
modifying Linux since the 0.9x days. I can be reached via email at
email@example.com or through
my website at http://www.sunpuppy.com.
Mark works at ZING
Mark founded The Computer Underground.
Mark works on non-profit and volunteer projects which promote free literature
and software. To make a living, he recruits people for GNU related jobs and
also provides solutions for web/database problems using Linux, FreeBSD, Apache,
Zope, Perl, Python, and PostgreSQL.
A cyberjack-of-all-trades, Ben wanders the world in his 38' sailboat, building
networks and hacking on hardware and software whenever he runs out of cruising
money. He's been playing and working with computers since the Elder Days
(anybody remember the Elf II?), and isn't about to stop any time soon.
I am a software engineer at Hughes Software Systems. I love hacking and adore
Linux. I graduated this year with a B.E (equivalent to B.S) in Computer Science
and Engineering. My intersets include solving puzzles and playing board games. I
can be reached through
Jason is a Software Architect for
McHugh Software International.
His computer related interests include: OO programming &
design, Smalltalking, the peopleware aspects of software, and noodl'n around
Alan teaches CS in Andorra at high-school and university levels. He's
back to Unix this year after an 8-year forced interlude since he
graduated -- it makes networking so much easier. His hobbies include
science photography (both digital and traditional), trekking, rock and
Happy New Year, everybody!
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Published in Issue 61 of Linux Gazette, January 2001