Interviews

Interviews with various people, mostly in the FOSS world

Interview with Quackers

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ubuntu.com: 2. When and how did you become interested in computers? in Linux? in Ubuntu?

People Behind Debian: Steve McIntyre

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raphaelhertzog.com: Steve McIntyre has been contributing to Debian since 1996, 2 years before I joined! But I quickly stumbled upon Steve: in 1999, he was struggling with getting his debian-cd script to produce 2 ISO images. I remember those times very well.

Canonical CEO: Ubuntu tablet OS will battle Android, iOS

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infoworld.com: Jane Silber believes there's plenty of room for a new player in tablets, TVs, and maybe even smartphones

People of openSUSE: Frederic Crozat

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news.opensuse.org: Today we have the chance to interview SUSE’s Freederic Crozat, who’s responsible for systemd in openSUSE.

Interview with Jim Zemlin, Linux Foundation, Part II

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computerworlduk.com: Given Zemlin's unique perspective as someone at the heart of the open source community (see Part I of this interview), I was keen to hear his views on why he thought Linux was becoming so successful in the embedded sector. His analysis was interesting:

Interview with Jim Zemlin, Linux Foundation

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computerworlduk.com: The Linux Foundation was set up in 2007, and initially occupied a rather marginal position in the open source ecosystem. That's changed more recently, and the Linux Foundation has become one of the most important forces defending and promoting Linux and associated free software.

The Linux Setup - Jonathan Roberts, TuxRadar Podcast

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mylinuxrig.com: One of my favorite podcasts, Linux or otherwise, is TuxRadar, which is produced by the editorial team of Linux Format magazine, an English publication. Jonathan Roberts is a TuxRadar host presenter/Linux Format editor, so I was especially excited to see what kind of system he uses.

The Real Linux Girl:

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linuxblog.darkduck: I have never done this before. I wanted to, but up until now I have never invited another Linux-related person for interview. Please meet, Irina Sikach, an editor of magazine UserAndLINUX.

People behind Debian: Ben Hutchings, member of the kernel team

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raphaelhertzog.com: Ben Hutchings is a rather unassuming guy… but hiding behind his hat, there’s a real kernel hacker who backports new drivers for the kernel in Debian stable so that our flagship release supports very recent hardware.

Interview: Stefano Zacchiroli, Debian Project Leader

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raphaelhertzog.com: It’s been one year since the first People behind Debian interview. For this special occasion, I wanted a special guest… and I’m happy that our Debian Project Leader (DPL)—Stefano Zacchiroli—accepted my invitation.

Linux Mint chief not carried away by success

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itwire.com: Given the rave reviews that Linux Mint has been getting recently, it would be perfectly understandable if the man driving the distribution was a little swollen-headed by this time.

Interview: Fabio Erculiani, Sabayon Linux

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mylinuxrig.com: Fabio Erculiani is the man behind Sabayon Linux, a fantastic, rolling distribution based upon Gentoo (but much easier to manage). Fabio does a lot of different things on Sabayon, from the desktop to the server level. You have to appreciate a person that eats his own cooking.

[Interview] Jared Smith - Fedora Project Leader

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thinkdigit.com: Jared Smith has been associated with the Fedora Project for several years and currently is the Project Leader. In an exclusive interview with devworx, he spoke on Fedora 16, the btrfs filesystem, other Linux projects and more!

OMG! Ubuntu!: The Interview!

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ubuntu-user.com: OMG! Ubuntu! works hard at supporting not only the Ubuntu community but various community projects by exposing their reader base to all the new and exciting things that are happening around them. Want to know more about the personalities behind this growing phenomenon known as OMG! Ubuntu? I do!

Q&A with Enlightenment Lead Developer "Rasterman"

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jeffhoogland.blogspot: It's no secret that I am a huge fan of the Enlightenment desktop. I recently got into contact with the project's lead developer "Rasterman" and we did a little bit of a question and answer session.

Coffee talk with Michael Miller

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SUSE

news.opensuse.org: Friday 16.09, while working on the openSUSE 12.1 marketing actions during the Marketing Hackfest, two of us had the spontaneous idea to suggest an interview to Michael Miller(Vice President of Global Alliances & Marketing for SUSE), asking him a few questions we could have in the openSUSE community.

Going From "Ow" To "Wow" In Open Source

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OSS

efytimes.com: Venkat Mangudi, an open source evangelist and OSI Days speaker, recalls how his 10-year-old kid made him realise that Linux should be made compulsory in schools.

The new Novell

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networkworld.com: Network World Editor in Chief John Dix recently caught up with Novell President Bob Flynn and VP of Product Management and Marketing Eric Varness for a briefing on their rebuilding plans.

They make Mageia: Samuel Verschelde

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blog.mageia.org: 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.

Intrerview with Linus Torvalds

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linux-bg.org: "Linux is what I do almost all the time, but there are different "intensity levels". Right now, for example, we're pretty late in the 3.1 release window, and things are fairly quiet."

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