[aur-general] TU application
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Tue Aug 17 11:02:35 EDT 2010
2010/8/17 Lukáš Jirkovský <l.jirkovsky at gmail.com>
> On 17 August 2010 11:39, Thorsten Töpper <atsutane at freethoughts.de> wrote:
> > On Tue, 17 Aug 2010 10:43:23 +0200
> > Lukáš Jirkovský <l.jirkovsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> Hello,
> >> the discussion about pulling ufoai into [community] made me thing
> >> about applying for a TU. Since I've got quite a lot of time recently I
> >> finally decided to apply for a TU position which I've been encouraged
> >> into several times in the past.
> >> My name is Lukas Jirkovsky. I'm from Pilsen, Czech Republic. Currently
> >> I'm pursuing my bachelors degree in computer science at the Faculty of
> >> Applied Sciences at the University of West Bohemia. I'm using Linux
> >> for about six years (I still have the old Mandrake 10.1 CD here). I
> >> used Slackware for several years but approximately 3 years ago I moved
> >> to Arch Linux which I immediately fell in love with ;-)
> >> Currently I maintain 94 packages in AUR. Several packages of mine got
> >> it's way into [community] and [extra] too. I can remember
> >> ttf-linux-libertine, geeqie, luminance and autopano-sift-c being ones.
> >> I'd like to move the klavaro package into community and maybe some
> >> other popular packages. I'm also very interested in bringing more
> >> graphics software to Arch Linux. Moving ufoai if wanted should be
> >> without problems too, I've got a decent connection at home. The last
> >> words about my packaging work is that I'm aware that some of my
> >> PKGBUILDS still uses contributor instead of maintainer. I'm slowly
> >> replacing these packages when a new version comes out or any other
> >> update is needed.
> >> Now something about my skills. I've a decent knowledge of C and C++
> >> and in my spare time I'm participating in the development of Hugin
> >> . I know Java too, but I prefer C++ (templates are just so
> >> beautiful). I used to maintain the Arch-graphics repo  but since I
> >> switched to x86_64 I don't do regular builds (I'd have to rewrite some
> >> of the scripts first).
> >> I can build for both x86_64 and i686.
> >> best regards,
> >> Lukas Jirkovsky
> >>  http://hugin.sourceforge.net/
> >>  http://arch-graphics.kx.cz/
> > That is in fact quite a lot. Do you have a sponsor yet?
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> Hello Thorsten,
> Imanol Celaya and Stefan Husmann contacted me about sponsoring me, but
> it's quite a long time ago and I'm not sure if it still applies.
I am willing to sponsor you.
I have taken a look at some of your packages, and they look good.
I am always glad to see a developer for another project get included as a TU
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