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'''Locations:''' Perak / Kuala Lumpur
'''Locations:''' Perak / Kuala Lumpur

'''Email:''' [[MailTo(izhar AT fedoraproject DOT org)] 
'''Email:''' izhar AT fedoraproject DOT org

'''Tel:''' (6)017-2792765
'''Tel:''' (6)017-2792765

Revision as of 07:47, 1 March 2010

Mohd Izhar Firdaus Ismail

Fedora Ambassador for Malaysia, MY

Locations: Perak / Kuala Lumpur

Email: izhar AT fedoraproject DOT org

Tel: (6)017-2792765



Currently studying in PETRONAS University of Technology (Official Website )(Wikipedia )

Information Communication Technology student, 3rd year 1st semester

Founder, UTP Open Source Software Association

What I've done so far

  • GNU/Linux, Fedora and OSS advocacy in UTP.
  • Hosted a Fedora repository mirror for use by users within UTP's LAN.
  • Support and helping new Fedora and other distros users in UTP.
  • Done some small OSS related talks during UTP-OSS meet-ups
  • "ICT Week" event in UTP, opened a booth under UTP-OSS and promoted Fedora on the same time.

What I'm currently doing

  • Some packaging for Fedora (namely: libcompizconfig, compizconfig-backend-{gconf,kde}, ccsm, libitl)
  • More advocacy around my local area and friends to pull them to Fedora and finding potential contributors.
  • More and more user support for Fedora and Linux users in my location