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Igor Gnatenko
Igor Gnatenko
Personal information
Location: Brno, Czech Republic
Birthday: 23th December
E-mail: i.gnatenko.brain AT gmail DOT com
GPG key: 1BBC5F4C
Contact information
Twitter: ignatenkobrain
Facebook: ignatenkobrain
LinkedIn: ignatenkobrain
GitHub: ignatenkobrain
Gitlab: ignatenkobrain

Fedora-specific information
FAS name: ignatenkobrain
Fedora e-mail:
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Fedora Badges earned (158)
Catching the Bull (Tester IV) Riding the Bull Home (Tester VI) Both Bull and Self Transcended (Tester VIII) Discovery of the Footprints (Tester II) Taming the Bull (Tester V) The Bull Transcended (Tester VII) In Search of the Bull (Tester I) Perceiving the Bull (Tester III) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable I) Junior Badger (Badger I) You can call me "Patches" (SCM I) Involvement Speak Up! Master Editor Junior Editor Senior Editor Associate Editor What goes up... (Koji Failure I) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing I) If you build it... (Koji Success II) If you build it... (Koji Success I) If you build it... (Koji Success III) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing II) You can call me "Patches" (SCM II) Let Me Introduce Myself It still works! Reaching the Source (Tester IX) What goes up... (Koji Failure II) You can call me "Patches" (SCM III) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable II) Bona Fide Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build I) Mugshot Egg Baby Badger Secretary General Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build II) Let's have a party (Fedora 20) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build III) Helping Hand What goes around comes around (Karma I) Binary Star Senior Badger (Badger II) What goes around comes around (Karma II) Take this and call me in the morning Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build IV) Don't Call it a Comeback Paranoid Panda What goes up... (Koji Failure III) Missed the Train Commis (Cookbook I) Crypto Panda Partners in Crime Flock Paparazzi The cat came back... AppData Tributary Flock 2014 Attendee Consolation Prize Science (Kernel Tester I) Nuancier 21 Override, you say? Vacation What goes around comes around (Karma III) Working' a Beat (Beat Writer I) Corporate Drone Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build V) Macaron (Cookie I) Chief Editor Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing III) Badge Muse (Badge Ideas I) White Hat If you build it... (Koji Success IV) What goes around comes around (Karma IV) DevConf 2015 Attendee Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build VI) Associate Badger (Badger 1.5) What goes up... (Koji Failure IV) Nuancier (F22) You can call me "Patches" (SCM IV) Origin Embryo Delivery Crypto Badger Patches (SCM V) Telegraphist (Upstream Release Monitoring I) Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F23) White Rabbit Def Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F23) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable III) Top 500 Proven Packager DevConf 2016 Attendee Master Badger (Badger III) Top 100 Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build VII) Old Yeller Python SIG member Nuancier F24 Tadpole Parselmouth I Black and White (Cookie III) Flock 2016 Attendee Krakow Brews! Chocolate Chip (Cookie II) All your $arch are belong to us (Koji Success V) Fedora 26 Change Accepted Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing IV) Hindenburg (Koji Failure V) Nuancier F25 Parselmouth II Nuancier F26 Riddle Me This Like a Rock (Updates-Stable IV) DevConf 2017 Attendee Let's do lunch! Packager Sponsor Modularity WG Member Fedora 27 Change Accepted Pizzelle (Cookie IV) Mic Check! (Updates-Testing V) Fedora 28 Change Accepted Grandmaster Editor Rollercoaster Restaurant DevConf 2018 Attendee Tadpole with Legs Flock 2018 Attendee FOSDEM 2018 Attendee Flock 2019 Attendee Fedora 30 Change Accepted DevConf 2019 Attendee FOSDEM 2019 Attendee Fedora 31 Change Accepted Long Life to Pagure (Pagure I) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure III) Badge Junkie (Badger IV) Fedora 29 Change Accepted Tectonic! (Updates-Stable V) Rainbow (Cookie V) Its over 9000 (Koji Success VI) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure II) Top 25 Community Messenger I Long Life to Pagure (Pagure VI) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure V) You’re on a boat! I Voted: Fedora 31 You can pry it from my cold, dead hands I Voted: Fedora 32 The Tower of Babel (Koji Success VII) 2020 Attendee NeuroFedora SIG Member Corporate Shill Return to Society (Tester X) I Voted: Fedora 30 The Last Argument of Kings Froglet Fedora 33 Change Accepted

Igor Gnatenko

General Info

My name is Igor Gnatenko. I am using Fedora since 2013. Since 2014 I am contributing into Fedora in different ways, but primarily as a package maintainer.


  • Email: ignatenkobrain AT fedoraproject DOT org
  • ignatenko AT gnome DOT org
  • i.gnatenko.brain AT gmail DOT com
  • Fedora Account: ignatenkobrain
  • IRC nick: ignatenkobrain
  • Location: Brno, Czech Republic

Activities within Fedora

  • Package Maintainer of 2000+ packages
  • Member of Fedora Packaging Committee
  • Provenpackager, Sponsor
  • Founder of Neuro and Rust SIGs
  • Member of Go, Python and Games SIG
  • One of few persons who is running fedscm-admin (to create dist-git repos and branches)
  • Contributor to hundreds of F(L)OSS projects (if even 1-line change counts), including RPM, DNF and libsolv in Fedora context
  • Participant of few Offline Test Days
  • Organizer of few Release Parties in Moscow