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Ivan Makfinsky

Long time advocate of Open Source software and mild curmudgeon. Former RH employee and currently am an independent consultant and technical instructor based in the DC area.


  • Email: ivan DOT makfinsky AT endosys DOT com
  • IRC: makfinsky, sometimes imak on #RHEL and others.
  • GPG key:
  • Fedora Account: makfinsky

Activities within Fedora

  • I am a Fedora Ambassador!
  • I speak several languages - Spanish, French, Italian and am learning Portuguese - anyone wanting to practice or need help with translations is welcome.
  • Lots of things I am working on - robotics projects using OSS, enterprise systems mgmt, clustering, virtualization, etc. I'll get more specific with details once I get home this weekend.
  • is my robot project that needs to be worked on and updated.
  • Ideas for media project for Fedora, both video and audio.