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= Neville A. Cross =
 
= Neville A. Cross =
  
== Contact Data ==
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== General Data ==
 
*'''Fedora Account:''' yn1v
 
*'''Fedora Account:''' yn1v
*'''PGP:'''96851663
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*'''GPG:'''96851663
 
*'''Blog:''' http://taygon.com (Spanish)
 
*'''Blog:''' http://taygon.com (Spanish)
 
*'''IRC:''' yn1v (usually #fedora-latam for meetings)
 
*'''IRC:''' yn1v (usually #fedora-latam for meetings)
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I am Business Administrator, I do not posses any technical training or certification. You may be tricket to think that I have, I swear I do not. Really! My technical side comes from the fact that I am an amateur radio since 1993. My very first attempts with linux were with Red Hat around 1999. I came back to it a couple of times but run into hardware incompatibilities. I took a book of FC4 bible in 2006 and have been using Fedora as my main OS ever since.
 
I am Business Administrator, I do not posses any technical training or certification. You may be tricket to think that I have, I swear I do not. Really! My technical side comes from the fact that I am an amateur radio since 1993. My very first attempts with linux were with Red Hat around 1999. I came back to it a couple of times but run into hardware incompatibilities. I took a book of FC4 bible in 2006 and have been using Fedora as my main OS ever since.
  
I have joined the local Fedora community called [http://www.fedora.org.ni Fedora-ni] on march 2008. By the same time I have joined the local LUG: GUL-NIC (Grupo de usuarios Linux de Nicaragua).  
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I have joined the local Fedora community called [http://www.fedora.org.ni Fedora-ni] on march 2008. By the same time I have joined the LUG: GUL-NIC (Grupo de Usuarios Linux en Nicaragua).  
  
 
== Roles ==
 
== Roles ==
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* Fedora Weekely News, Ambassador Beat Writer. Currently Inactive
 
* Fedora Weekely News, Ambassador Beat Writer. Currently Inactive
 
* Mentor for Ambassadors. Currently Inactive
 
* Mentor for Ambassadors. Currently Inactive
* FAmSCo (Dec 2010 - Jun 2012) Two consecutive periods
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* FAmSCo (Dec 2010 - Jun 2012) and current period starting Feb 2014
 
* Fedora Community Card Holder [[User:Yn1v/Community_credit_card_report| Report]]
 
* Fedora Community Card Holder [[User:Yn1v/Community_credit_card_report| Report]]
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* Fedora Board Member since Feb 2014
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== Badges ==
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{{ #fedorabadges: yn1v }}
  
 
== Interest==
 
== Interest==
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* Article: Software Freedom at Nicaragua at ''Observador Economico'' Magazine [http://www.elobservadoreconomico.com/articulo/675 online version (spanish)]
 
* Article: Software Freedom at Nicaragua at ''Observador Economico'' Magazine [http://www.elobservadoreconomico.com/articulo/675 online version (spanish)]
  
= Wiki Pages =
 
* [[User:Yn1v/activity_log | Log of activities]]
 
  
  

Latest revision as of 23:55, 27 May 2014

Yn1v: Neville A. Cross

Neville A. Cross

General Data

  • Fedora Account: yn1v
  • GPG:96851663
  • Blog: http://taygon.com (Spanish)
  • IRC: yn1v (usually #fedora-latam for meetings)
  • Location: Managua, Nicaragua. 1206.29 N / 08615.91 W Time Zone: UTC +06:00
  • Nationality: Nicaraguan Languages: Spanish (first language), English (as second language), Portuguese (just a bit).
  • Call Sign: YN1V (for Amateur Radio)
  • Linux User #: 473217
  • E-mail:

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About me

I am Business Administrator, I do not posses any technical training or certification. You may be tricket to think that I have, I swear I do not. Really! My technical side comes from the fact that I am an amateur radio since 1993. My very first attempts with linux were with Red Hat around 1999. I came back to it a couple of times but run into hardware incompatibilities. I took a book of FC4 bible in 2006 and have been using Fedora as my main OS ever since.

I have joined the local Fedora community called Fedora-ni on march 2008. By the same time I have joined the LUG: GUL-NIC (Grupo de Usuarios Linux en Nicaragua).

Roles

  • Fedora Ambassador (2008)
  • Freemedia Coordinator (2009) Personal Log
  • Marketing Team (2010) Currently Inactive
  • Fedora Weekely News, Ambassador Beat Writer. Currently Inactive
  • Mentor for Ambassadors. Currently Inactive
  • FAmSCo (Dec 2010 - Jun 2012) and current period starting Feb 2014
  • Fedora Community Card Holder Report
  • Fedora Board Member since Feb 2014

Badges

Secretary General Speak Up! Bloggin' it! (Planet II) Bloggin' it! (Planet I) Involvement Mugshot Junior Badger (Badger I) Ambassador Curious Penguin (Ask Fedora II) Curious Penguin (Ask Fedora I) Junior Editor Senior Editor Master Editor Associate Editor FUDCon Cusco White Rabbit Let Me Introduce Myself Bloggin' it! (Planet III) Crypto Panda Paranoid Panda Riddle Me This Junior Tagger (Tagger I) Tagger (Tagger II) Baby Badger Bloggin' it! (Planet IV) Tadpole Embryo FLISOL 2014 Organizer Flock Paparazzi Egg Tadpole with Legs Fedora NI Author Let's have a party (Fedora 20) Curious Penguin (Ask Fedora III) Free the Fedora Ambassadors Sponsor FAmSCo Member Party Pirate Flock 2014 Attendee FLISOL 2014 Attendee The Blessing of the FPL Bob Loblaw (Planet V) Flock 2014 Speaker Crypto Badger Vacation FUDCon Managua The Panda Is In FAD Managua 2013 In Search of the Bull (Tester I) FLISOL 2015 Attendee Associate Badger (Badger 1.5) Flock 2015 Speaker Nom Nom Nom FLISOL 2015 Speaker FLISOL 2015 Organizer Senior Badger (Badger II) Let's have a party (Fedora 21) Macaron (Cookie I) Origin Froglet Flock 2015 Attendee Chocolate Chip (Cookie II) FUDCon Cordoba 2015 Attendee Chief Editor FUDCon Cordoba 2015 Speaker Top 500 Fedora 24 Translation Sprint FLISOL 2016 Attendee FLISOL 2016 Organizer Nuancier F24 Nuancier F25 3D Printing SIG Member Fedora 25 Release Partygoer Top 100 Nuancier F26 Fedora 26 Release Partygoer FLISOL 2017 Attendee Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F26) Discovery of the Footprints (Tester II) Fedora Women Day 2017 Attendee Black and White (Cookie III) Nuancier F28 Fedora 27 Release Partygoer Science (Kernel Tester I) nest-attendee-2020 I Voted: Fedora 31 Social Panda I Voted: Fedora 29 Board Member

Interest

  • Fedora Amateur Radio Special Interest Group
  • Fedora Robotics Special Interest Group

Events

  • FISL / FUDCon LATAM. Porto Alegre, Brazil (2009)
  • Marketing FAD. Raleigh, NC, USA (2010)
  • FUDCon NA. Tempe, AZ, USA (2011)
  • FUDCon LATAM. Panama City, Panama (2011)

Publications