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Constantin DRABO
Constantin DRABO
Personal Information
Birthday: march 8th
Home: Ouagadougou
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FAS-Name: pandaconstantin
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Constantin DRABO

I'm Constantin DRABO, Software Engineer in Burkina Faso. Great advocate of opensource, I'm evolving in many groups such as Fedora community, Netbeans Community and Java. I would like to go over being a simple user by contributing as possible I can at Fedora Project through evangelisation, application development, testing and translating.

Professional experience

2005 - present : I'm working as software engineer at National Treasury of Burkina Faso.


Master degree in Multimedia Information Systems and Internet Technologies


  • Fedora Project : French Translation Teamer , Muffin magazine translation into english
  • Java User Group Leader : Funded and leading FasoJUG ( Java Users Group in Burkina Faso)
  • Netbeans Community : Seasonned member of Netcat
  • ACM Professional Membership
  • IEEE membership

TODO in Fedora Project

  • Carry on translation
  • be package maintainer
  • Testing fedora new release candidate
  • Write an application for Fedora
  • be Fedora advocate in Linux associations in Burkina Faso
  • make friends around Fedora


  • Sun Solaris Certified Associate
  • Netbeans Plateform Certified Engineer


  • Languages : C , Python , Java , Shell , R , XHTML, XML , Ruby on Rails
  • Operating Systems : Fedora , Redhat Enterprise Linux, Solaris
  • Databases : Mysql , PostgreSQL, SQLite , Oracle Database Server