[aur-general] TU Application - György Balló

Angel Velásquez angvp at archlinux.org
Thu Mar 1 13:43:02 EST 2012

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On 01/03/12 15:00, Balló György wrote:
> Hello everybody,
> I'm applying to be a Trusted User.
> I'm a 24 years old Hungarian web developer, and I'm using Arch
> Linux as my main system since 2010 summer. Before that I used a
> Debian-based distro for one year. In my free time I like surfing on
> the net, contributing to OpenStreetMap, bicycling, hiking, take
> photos about trams, and of course, packaging.

Hi György,

which languages do you use to develop web? ..

> I really like Arch Linux's transparency, the pacman and the build
> system, the website and the great wiki. I'm maintaining packages[1]
> a long time ago, and I already contributed to wiki by creating a
> page about libcanberra[2], and updated, extended some other
> articles.
> I reported many issues[3] with GNOME packages (including upstream
> and packaging bugs) to make Arch Linux better. I usually try to
> find the solution and send patch to upstream if needed before open
> bug reports. I helped to Ioni e.g. on updating some C# packages,
> and I also cooperated with AndyRTR on splitting out extensions from
> libreoffice package.
> I currently have 150 packages in AUR with a total of 5775 votes. I
> already maintain more than 200 packages as source packages on
> github[4] and as built i686 packages in my [ayatana] repo[5]. I
> don't want to move all of these packages to [community], only the
> popular ones. I always try to make the best packages and I hate
> poorly written PKGBUILDs.
> Some packages that I would like to add to [community]: - deja-dup
> (115 votes) - gwibber (299 votes) - pinta (186 votes)
> Some orphan packages in [community] that I could adopt: - agave -
> buoh
> My goal with becoming a TU is to provide more popular GTK+
> applications in [community] and keep GNOME stable and consistent by
> fixing packages on large updates if needed. I hope that I could
> support Arch Linux as a TU in the next months and years.
> Alexander Rødseth is my sponsor.
> Best regards, György Balló
> My PGP key:
> https://raw.github.com/City-busz/Arch-Linux-Repository/master/ballogyor@gmail.com-public.asc
>  [1] https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?SeB=m&K=City-busz [2]
> https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Libcanberra [3]
> https://bugs.archlinux.org/index.php?project=1&status[]=&opened=City-busz&do=index
[4] https://github.com/City-busz/Arch-Linux-Repository
> [5] http://ayatana.info/

Impressive, I like your application. Glad to see good candidates
applying to be part of the crew.

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