Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

They make Mageia: Samuel Verschelde

Filed under
Linux
Interviews

Hi Samuel, welcome by Mageia italian users. First of all, could you please start by introducing yourself?

Hello. I’m Samuel Verschelde, 29 year-old, living in Lyon (France).

How did you first become interested in Linux?

I discovered linux during my studies, in 2003. It was exciting to discover a whole new world I didn’t know, having only used computers with Microsoft systems on them for many years. The first distribution I installed was Debian potatoe, and it probably wasn’t the best choice for a beginner not familiar with unix command line Smile

Then I used Red Hat for some time and finally settled to Mandrake in 2004.

How did you discover Mageia and why did you decide to join the project?

Rest here




More in Tux Machines

The best Linux-powered smartwatches you can buy today

I'll admit it, I was skeptical about how useful smartwatches might be. But after wearing and using a smartwatch, I found it to be as useful as my smartphone -- although usefulness is highly dependent on the features and capabilities of each individual smartwatch. Read more

Fedora 22 for ARM Promises to Be a Game Changer

Peter Robinson has announced that Fedora 22 for AArch64, a community-driven and -built operating system, has been released and is now available for download. Read more

Jonathan Riddell gets full support from the Kubuntu community

By now, you’ve probably met the donate page on Ubuntu, the one you see when you go to download an Ubuntu ISO. This donation page has led to a schism between the Ubuntu Community Council and Jonathan Riddell, the ‘leader’ of the Kubuntu project. All stemming from a perceived lack of transparency regarding donations made to Canonical. Read more Also: Challenges and opportunities Mark Shuttleworth keynote at the OpenStack Summit

Today in Techrights