[aur-general] Applying for TU-ship
angvp at archlinux.com.ve
Tue Aug 19 16:45:46 EDT 2008
stefan-husmann at t-online.de ha scritto:
> my name is Stefan Husmann, I am 40 years old and live near Hanover in
> Germany. I am working for a big ITC company as system administrator
> and in projects.
> I was encouraged by Ángel Velásquez to apply for TU-status. With this
> mail I want to do that.
> At the time I maintain 108 packages in AUR. Not all of them were
> written my me, but some of them I made after package requests on
> archlinux.org. Also I am active in the forums at archlinux.org and
> I consider myself still being in a learning phase. Two months or so I
> was not able to do a proper patching of packages, now I am. So
> packaging is a hobby to me now.
> I only own a i686 computer, have no experience with the x86_64
> architecture. Building packages for both arches seems a lot of work to
> me, especially if you are bound to a remote machine. So as a TU I
> would have to concentrate a bit more on really important packages. But
> on the other hand it is hard for me to see orphaned packages lying
> around, an often I pick them. :)
> In the forums i act under my real name, in AUR I have a nick, haawda.
> I can change that if you mind.
> I speak german, english and with the help of dictionaries and a lot
> of time I might decrypt a french text also.
> Please consider voting for me.
> Sincerely Stefan
I'm glad to sponsor him; So let's start the discussion period.
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