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Mohd Izhar Firdaus Ismail

Fedora Ambassador for Malaysia, MY

Locations: Perak / Kuala Lumpur

Email: izhar AT fedoraproject DOT org

Tel: (6)017-2792765



A System Integrator in Inigo Consulting Sdn Bhd - a local Plone service provider startup.

What I've done so far

  • GNU/Linux, Fedora and OSS advocacy in UTP.
  • Hosted a Fedora repository mirror for use by users within UTP's LAN.
  • Support and helping new Fedora and other distros users in UTP.
  • Done some small OSS related talks during UTP-OSS meet-ups
  • "ICT Week" event in UTP, opened a booth under UTP-OSS and promoted Fedora on the same time.

What I'm currently doing

  • Some packaging for Fedora (namely: libcompizconfig, compizconfig-backend-{gconf,kde}, ccsm, libitl)
  • More advocacy around my local area and friends to pull them to Fedora and finding potential contributors.
  • More and more user support for Fedora and Linux users in my location