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Haikel Guemar

Self Intro

  • Name: Haïkel Guémar
  • Location: Lyon, France
  • IRC nick: number80
  • I work as a senior software engineer (currently doing: Distributed middlewares for HPC and cloud computing)
  • I use Fedora as my main OS since 2003 and i'm a Fedora Packages Maintainer since 2006
  • Cloud WG/SIG member
  • Fedora Board member for F21-F22 releases
  • I hold a MSc in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science



  • application programming: C (Posix, Gtk+), C++ (Boost, Qt4, Gtkmm), Python (SciPy, Twisted), Objective-C.
  • web programming: python (turbogears, django), php
  • basic administration skills on servers: web, scm (svn, git, hg), databases (Postgres, MySQL) and workstations.
  • package monkey ^^

Participation in the Fedora Project

  • Fedora Collection as packager/sponsor
  • Fedora Usability as hacker (python, pygtk).
  • Welcoming new users (assistance through irc, forums, writing some documentation)
  • Fedora Ambassador (Lyon, France).
  • Member of Borsalinux-fr (French speaking contributors and users group)
  • Animate the Fedora Lyon monthly meetings (informal Local Fedora User Group).
  • Writer/Reviewer for Fedora-FR documentation project.
  • I wrote few articles about Fedora for local magazines.
  • Organization of a FedoraProject presence in JDLL (October) along with ambassadors BenoîtMarcellin, MaximeCarron and some fellow guys. JDLL (Journées Du Logiciel Libre| Free Software Days) hosts meetings between Free Software related actors (companies, associations, projects etc.) and public, many conferences.


  • Packages i currently maintain for Fedora:

  • I'm also a packager sponsor


If you build it... (Koji Success II) Speak Up! Flock 2013 Attendee If you build it... (Koji Success I) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing I) Involvement You can call me "Patches" (SCM I) Tanked! Secretary General Junior Editor Ambassador Packager Sponsor You can call me "Patches" (SCM II) In Search of the Bull (Tester I) Riddle Me This Junior Badger (Badger I) Paranoid Panda Perceiving the Bull (Tester III) Associate Editor Discovery of the Footprints (Tester II) Bona Fide Mugshot Like a Rock (Updates-Stable I) Partners in Crime Badge Muse (Badge Ideas I) Flock 2013 Speaker Tadpole Embryo Senior Editor Froglet Egg Vacation Tadpole with Legs FOSDEM 2014 Attendee Baby Badger Catching the Bull (Tester IV) Flock 2014 Attendee Helping Hand The Blessing of the FPL Flock 2014 Speaker It still works! Let Me Introduce Myself Crypto Badger Take this and call me in the morning White Rabbit Party Pirate Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build I) Dancing with Toshio Consolation Prize White Hat Senior Badger (Badger II) Proven Packager Taming the Bull (Tester V) Missed the Train What goes up... (Koji Failure I) What goes up... (Koji Failure II) Let's do lunch! Macklemore (Tagger V) Grandmaster Package Tagger (Package Tagger V) Curious Penguin (Ask Fedora I) The cat came back... Tagger (Tagger II) Junior Tagger (Tagger I) Flock Paparazzi If you build it... (Koji Success III) Junior Package Tagger (Package Tagger I) Package Tagger (Package Tagger II) Crypto Panda Senior Tagger (Tagger III) Master Tagger (Tagger IV) Master Package Tagger (Package Tagger IV) Senior Package Tagger (Package Tagger III) Chief Tagger (Tagger VI) ZOMG Tagger (Tagger VII) Chief Package Tagger (Package Tagger VI) ZOMG Package Tagger (Package Tagger VII) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build II) Fedora 21 Change Accepted You can call me "Patches" (SCM III) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing II) Corporate Drone Like a Rock (Updates-Stable II) What goes around comes around (Karma I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build III) Override, you say? Science (Kernel Tester II) What goes up... (Koji Failure III) If you build it... (Koji Success IV) Associate Badger (Badger 1.5) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build V) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build IV) The Last Argument of Kings Nom Nom Nom FOSDEM 2015 Attendee Science (Kernel Tester I) Flock 2015 Speaker Riding the Bull Home (Tester VI) Parselmouth I Telegraphist (Upstream Release Monitoring I) The Bull Transcended (Tester VII) What goes around comes around (Karma II) Delivery Origin Flock 2015 Attendee Nuancier (F22) Macaron (Cookie I) Chocolate Chip (Cookie II) Binary Star Master Badger (Badger III) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing III) You can call me "Patches" (SCM IV) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable III) Black and White (Cookie III) United Packages of Fedora You can pry it from my cold, dead hands Top 500 Top 100 Top 25 Old Yeller Horcrux FOSDEM 2016 Attendee Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build VI) Nuancier F24 Python SIG member Adult Frog DevConf 2016 Attendee Patches (SCM V) Parselmouth II Parselmouth III Flock 2016 Attendee Nuancier F26 Flock 2016 Speaker Community Messenger I Summer Coder What goes around comes around (Karma III) Pizzelle (Cookie IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure II) All your $arch are belong to us (Koji Success V) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure I) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure VI) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure V) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure III) FOSDEM 2020 Attendee Master Editor I Voted: Fedora 32 Badge Junkie (Badger IV) iot-name-game