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Alberto Rodríguez Sánchez
Alberto Rodríguez Sánchez
Personal Information
Birthday: September 13
Home: México City
Fedora-specific Information
FAS-Name: bt0dotninja
Miscellaneous Information
Private Mail: hotgalan AT gmail DOT com
GPG-Key: E74B5808
IRC: bt0 on in
#fedora-commops, #fedora-dotnet, #fedora-meeting, #fedora-noc, #fedora-admin, #fedora-mktg, #fedora, #fedora-join
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About bt0dotninja


Alberto 'bt0dotninja' Rodríguez S. describes himself as "a Happy Fedora Contributor" and a cat lover.

Alberto is a Network Security Engineer with a bachelor's degree in Computer engineering and a Master's degree in Optimization, 20 years of experience using Unix/Linux systems, and ten years administering it (mostly Solaris, Debian GNU/Linux, CentOS, Arch Linux, and RHEL 5.5,6,7 and 8).

As part of the Ambassadors, CommOps, and Fedora-Join and member Mindshare committee, he is very interested in finding new ways to grow the contributor base and retain our long-term contributors.

He is relatively new to the Fedora community (~3 years) but has a lot of passion for the project and Free and Open source in general.


  • Teach courses about scientific computing and Linux administration
  • Support users other GNU/Linux users
  • Getting involved in local tech communities.

Why Fedora?

Fedora Linux has a perfect balance between stability and cutting-edge technologies, is fantastic for developing and DevOps.

Office hours

From 10:30 to 15:30 hrs (UTC-5) in: IRC FreeNode:

  • #fedora-council
  • #fedora-mindshare
  • #fedora-commops
  • #fedora-dotnet
  • #fedora-mktg
  • #fedora-ambassadors
  • #fedora-latam
  • #fedora-join


Activities Within Fedora

Packages in Fedora

  • openssl-lib-compat: The old and ugly packettracer dependence (COPR)