[aur-general] TU application: Jan Steffens

Ronald van Haren pressh at gmail.com
Mon Apr 19 04:52:17 EDT 2010

On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 8:20 AM, Jan Steffens
<jan.steffens at student.kit.edu> wrote:
> Greetings,

Good to see another TU application, it has been far too long.

> Since then, I went through quite a few distributions: SuSE, Mandrake,
> Fedora, Ubuntu, Debian. Gentoo was the first distribution that got me
> interested in getting to know the internals a bit more. About a year
> ago, a fellow CS student introduced me to Arch. After I blew up my
> Fedora installation (accidentally wrote to /dev/root), I chose to give
> Arch a try. I got hooked. Its simplicity really makes it a joy to tinker
> with. :) Especially creating packages and offering them to others (AUR)
> is something Arch made easy.
How long have you been using Arch?

> I use Pulseaudio on my laptop: Some of my packages in the AUR center on
> it, and I gave the wiki page on Pulseaudio an overhaul. I'm interested
> in taking over maintenance of the pulseaudio packages in [community] and
> improve Pulseaudio on Arch Linux.

Seems like a good idea. Are you also interested in other audio related

> I hope I'm getting accepted as TU and we can work together on improving
> this great distribution. :-)

good luck with your application.


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