[aur-general] TU application - raster

Eli Schwartz eschwartz at archlinux.org
Mon Sep 14 11:10:58 UTC 2020

On 9/7/20 6:59 AM, Eli Schwartz wrote:
> On 8/23/20 9:47 AM, Eli Schwartz wrote:
>> On 8/23/20 4:42 AM, Carsten Haitzler wrote:
>>> On Sun, 23 Aug 2020 09:15:34 +0100 Carsten Haitzler <raster at rasterman.com> said:
>>> Forgot to pgp sign... this reply is.
>>>> Hi Everyone.
>>>> I'm Carsten - or Raster.
>>>> Sponsors: eschwartz and shibumi agreed to +1 me
>>>> I'm upstream founder of enlightenment, EFL, terminology and a few other
>>>> things. I work at Arm in Cambridge, UK (and live here). I've been involved in
>>>> OSS and releasing software since like 1995/96 or so for Linux (And other
>>>> Unixen at the time). I've worked on several distributions - RedHat, Debian
>>>> (made custom variant, not upstream) and Tizen. I pretty much eat, breathe and
>>>> sleep C, and of course that comes with the requisite "I can drive a shell
>>>> script off a cliff gracefully" developer skill-set. Linux is my OS. I don't
>>>> dual boot. All my machines are Linux machines without booting into anything
>>>> else and that's been the way for me for me since I got my first PC in 1996
>>>> after I had to give up on the Amiga. This PC then ran just Linux and nothing
>>>> else (never saw a DOS or Windows install). In fact all but 2 of my machines
>>>> are Arch Linux (Rockpro64 dev board (debian SID) and my Ampere Emag aarch64
>>>> workstation (Ubuntu), my pinephone has Manjaro for now which is kind-of-close
>>>> to Arch...).
>>>> I already maintain the AUR packages for efl-git, enlightenment-git, rage-git,
>>>> efl-git-asan, enlightenment-git-asan and have for a long while now (also
>>>> co-maintain terminology-git). You can see that I'm responsive to issues people
>>>> bring up and fix them pretty fast. I have done some edits to the arch wiki as
>>>> well over time.
>>>> I will admit - I haven't really touched the Arch forums... I'm really an
>>>> IRC/Email person, but I am on #archlinux, #archlinux-offtopic (and
>>>> #archlinux-arm) most of the time.
>>>> I've been using arch as my primary/only distro now for maybe about 4-5 years.
>>>> I like its simplicity and "don't patch/modify things from upstream unless
>>>> absolutely needed" policy (as an upstream I smile warmly at this direction).
>>>> It's very developer friendly... and that's who I am. I also run ALARM on my
>>>> Rapsberry Pis.
>>>> I do spend most of my effort on the upstream work on these E related projects
>>>> as those are what I write, release, add features to and fix bugs in.
>>>> I'm about as googlable as it gets:
>>>> raster at rasterman.com
>>>> http://www.rasterman.com
>>>> I know that there are a lot of packages to maintain for a very small number of
>>>> people, so I'm happy to help out.
>>>> I'd be best at taking over or being co-maintainer of:
>>>> * efl
>>>> * enlightenment
>>>> * terminology
>>>> Other packages I can add to community:
>>>> * rage (https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/rage - i maintain rage-git already)
>>>> * evisum (https://www.enlightenment.org/news/2020-06-07-evisum-05-release)
>>>> And in future any others that I think are past the bar of "worth including in
>>>> Arch community rather than AUR" over time (there are ones brewing or lurking
>>>> like EDI https://www.enlightenment.org/about-edi, Ephoto
>>>> https://www.enlightenment.org/about-ephoto, Enventor
>>>> https://www.enlightenment.org/about-enventor)
>>>> I'd also be happy to help maintain packages I know I depend on and work with
>>>> that might be a bit niche like:
>>>> * packagekit
>>>> * ddcutil
>>>> And in general just help attack anything that I know enough about to be a bit
>>>> better than a bowl of dried up custard at that is in my general sphere of
>>>> knowledge/use.
>>>> My PGP key hash: 04F7A0E31E08D3E08D39AFEBD147F94364295E8C
>>>> http://keys.gnupg.net/pks/lookup?op=get&search=0xD147F94364295E8C
>>>> Looking forward to pitching in and making Arch better :)
>> I approve this TU application. Looking forward to seeing you on the team
>> soon. :)
> The discussion period is over, time to vote!
> https://aur.archlinux.org/tu/?id=123

Congrats to our newest TU! Voting results:

Yes    No    Abstain    Total   Participation
45     0     4          49      85.96%

Please review the checklist of things to do here:

I've updated your AUR profile to grant you Trusted User permissions.

Eli Schwartz
Bug Wrangler and Trusted User

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