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The '''Fedora contributor business card''' is a business card that represents contributors of Fedora.
 
The '''Fedora contributor business card''' is a business card that represents contributors of Fedora.
  
 
== Using the card generator ==
 
== Using the card generator ==
# Install {{package|fedora-business-cards}} from yum or PackageKit
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# Install {{package|fedora-business-cards}} from yum or PackageKit <pre>yum -y install fedora-business-cards</pre>
# Open a terminal and run <pre>fedora-business-cards --help</pre>
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# Open a terminal and run<pre>fedora-business-cards --help</pre>
  
 
== Fedora Business Card Specification ==
 
== Fedora Business Card Specification ==
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[[Image:Ianweller-business-card-front.png|315px]] ''(sample)''
 
[[Image:Ianweller-business-card-front.png|315px]] ''(sample)''
  
It is '''recommended''' that you keep your information in this format. You can change it if necessary, but you might be frowned upon.
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It is '''recommended''' that you keep your information in this format, but not required. It's your business card &mdash; put what you need on it. (This includes the title under your name; it can read "Fedora Project Contributor" or "Doer of Stuff".)
  
 
=== Optional back of card ===
 
=== Optional back of card ===
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: With the <code>--cmyk-pdf</code> option. Make sure your installation is updated.
 
: With the <code>--cmyk-pdf</code> option. Make sure your installation is updated.
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Are there specific settings to use for certain printers?
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: The <code>-t</code> is used for specifying settings for specific printers.  The following are recommended settings available in the tool:
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## For overnightprints.com
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--cmyk-pdf -t overnightprints
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</pre>
  
 
Can I change the DPI of my cards?
 
Can I change the DPI of my cards?
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What if I find a bug, or I want a new feature?
 
What if I find a bug, or I want a new feature?
  
: File it in the [http://bugzilla.redhat.com/ Red Hat Bugzilla] -- product Fedora, component fedora-business-cards.
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: File it in the [http://bugzilla.redhat.com/ Red Hat Bugzilla] product Fedora, component fedora-business-cards.
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What if I want to contribute?
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: Clone Ian Weller's git repo: '''git clone http://git.fedorahosted.org/cgit/fedora-business-cards.git/'''. You can then [https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Infrastructure/fedorapeople.org#BETA_git_hosting_support create your own git repository] with the changes. Finally, don't forget to tell somebody about it!
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==Example of how to create==
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To create business card go to Consola and type
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<pre>#fedora-business-cards --help</pre>
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and tells us this:
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<pre> #fedora-business-cards [options] GENERATOR </pre>
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to create a PNG image do this:
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<pre> #fedora-business-cards --png fedora </pre>
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We will ask ourselves authenticate with FAS
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Latest revision as of 04:05, 4 February 2014

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The Fedora contributor business card is a business card that represents contributors of Fedora.

[edit] Using the card generator

  1. Install Package-x-generic-16.pngfedora-business-cards from yum or PackageKit
    yum -y install fedora-business-cards
  2. Open a terminal and run
    fedora-business-cards --help

[edit] Fedora Business Card Specification

This is the specification to be used for Fedora business cards.

[edit] Front of card

Ianweller-business-card-front.png (sample)

It is recommended that you keep your information in this format, but not required. It's your business card — put what you need on it. (This includes the title under your name; it can read "Fedora Project Contributor" or "Doer of Stuff".)

[edit] Optional back of card

Note.png
Dark background
This background can be difficult to write on and for some people may be a reason to not put this on the back of your card. As said, it is optional.

Business-card-back.png

[edit] Frequently Questioned Answers

How do I export a PDF in CMYK format?

With the --cmyk-pdf option. Make sure your installation is updated.

Are there specific settings to use for certain printers?

The -t is used for specifying settings for specific printers. The following are recommended settings available in the tool:
## For overnightprints.com
--cmyk-pdf -t overnightprints

Can I change the DPI of my cards?

Use the -d option.

What if I find a bug, or I want a new feature?

File it in the Red Hat Bugzilla — product Fedora, component fedora-business-cards.

What if I want to contribute?

Clone Ian Weller's git repo: git clone http://git.fedorahosted.org/cgit/fedora-business-cards.git/. You can then create your own git repository with the changes. Finally, don't forget to tell somebody about it!

[edit] Example of how to create

To create business card go to Consola and type

#fedora-business-cards --help

and tells us this:

 #fedora-business-cards [options] GENERATOR 

to create a PNG image do this:

 #fedora-business-cards --png fedora 

We will ask ourselves authenticate with FAS