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|−|My name is '''Aaron Faanes '''. I am a [[Fedora 13]] user, [[Special:Contributions/Dafrito| Wiki contributor]], and [http://github. com/dafrito frequent hacker]. See [http://www.dafrito.com my homepage]. |+|
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|−|== Contacts == |+|
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|−|Email: [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com] |+|
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|−|You can also find me on IRC with the nickname "dafrito" on the following channels: |+|
|−|* [ irc: //irc. freenode.net/#fedora-qa #fedora-qa] |+|
on the on [:. ][:. ][:]
|−|* [ irc: //irc. freenode.net/#fedora-devel #fedora-devel] |+|
|−|* [ irc: //irc.freenode.net/#fedora-bugzappers #fedora-bugzappers] |+|
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|−|== Notable pages == |+|
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|−|* [[ Proven tester]] was my first contributed article. Many, many thanks to [[ User:Adamwill]] for his draft, feedback, and support! |+|
[]. , [], , and [] Fedora .
|−|* [[ User:Dafrito/Style guide]] for my draft proposal for the Fedora wiki style guide. |+|
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Ambiguous names == |+|
|−|These will make it into the style guide once I talk to -docs. |+|
* [[Fedora ]]
open source, open-source |+|
|−|* FOSS, FLOSS |+|
|−|* Fedora project vs. Fedora Project vs. Fedora |+|
|−|* Fedora Community vs. Fedora community vs. Fedora |+|
|−|* project vs. group vs. program |+|
|−|== Thoughts == |+|
|−|* Shouldn't [[Fedora]] link to an article on Fedora, rather than [[infrastructure]]? |+|
It'd also be cool to have pages for all versions of Fedora, with a template used to describe each. |+|
|−|* "updates-testing" and "Test Updates" are used interchangeably, which I don't believe should be the case. "Test Updates" is a natural name which succinctly describes its purpose. "updates-testing" is the technical name that is used by machines. This dual-naming scheme is familiar to the common and scientific names given to animals, like ''Canis lupus'' referring to a wolf, and I think the expectations for when to use animal names should apply here. |+|
Latest revision as of 22:54, 2 July 2010
My name is Aaron Faanes. I am a Fedora 13 user, Wiki contributor, and frequent hacker.
I may be contacted via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. I can also be found on irc.freenode.net with the nickname "dafrito" on many of the Fedora-related channels, such as #fedora-qa, #fedora-devel, and #fedora-bugzappers.
My work on the Fedora Project wiki varies pretty widely, from minor edits to significant new content. I initially worked on tickets from QA, such as editing Adam Williamson's draft on proven testers. I then started contributing new pages like Help:Style guide. I've also partaken in some maintenance tasks such as performing user page migrations. I've also created some useful infoboxes, such as Template:Infobox group and Template:Infobox package.
For future work, my emphasis seems to be on making information more efficient for users and contributors. That usually comes down to creating templates to provide quick summaries, and to also provide a easily recognizable means of navigation. I'd like to see much more integration between pages, and also see integration between other documentation projects, such as fedorasolved.org and especially docs.fedoraproject.org. The docs are far too high-quality and information-rich for the wiki not to link to them.
I've also proposed a change of naming conventions for project pages. For example, I believe project pages like Women, QA, and Infrastructure should actually be named "Fedora Women", "Fedora QA", etc.
 See also