- Email: chris AT tylers DOT info or chris.tyler AT senecac DOT on DOT ca
- IRC: ctyler on freenode:#fedora-devel,#seneca, #fedora, #xorg, #xorg-devel as well as on mozilla:#seneca, #developers
- Fedora Talk: Extension 510 1064
- Location: Toronto/Vaughan, Ontario, Canada
- Employer: Seneca College/Global Proximity Corporation
I'm a programmer and network administrator, and have used Red Hat Linux and Fedora since RH4.2. Here are some of the things I do:
- Former Fedora Project Board member (F10-F11), running for election to the board December 2009 (for F13-F14)
- Teach open source programming and Linux system administration at Seneca College -- check out the opensource@seneca planet
- One of the founders of TeachingOpenSource.org
- Co-chaired FSOSS, the Seneca Free Software and Open Source Symposium, 2007-2009 (check it out!)
- Work with the Centre for Development of Open Technology CDOT, also at Seneca
- Write and teach about the X Window System, and work as a member of X.org
- Author of Fedora Linux: A Complete Guide to Red Hat's Community Distribution (O'Reilly, ISBN 0596526822/9780596526825; http://fedorabook.org )
- Author of X Power Tools (O'Reilly, ISBN 0596707953/9780596101954)
- Irregularly write the Fedora Daily Package (http://dailypackage.fedorabook.com)
- Write articles and howtos, hunt bugs, and love experimenting with multiseat Fedora systems (my home system has 4 Gnome seats on one PC).
- Consult for clients in the Greater Toronto Area and beyond.
- Blog irregularly at http://blog.chris.tylers.info when time permits.
- Helped organize FUDCon:Toronto_2009
- Involved in organizing Toronto-area release events
- Organizer of the first Toronto Open Source Week