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Jiří Eischmann


About Me

  • studied at University of Economics in Prague and Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • between 2004 and 2010 took part in building Opera, Mandriva and Ubuntu communities in the Czech republic
  • a member of GNOME Foundation, translating GNOME software
  • working for Red Hat Czech as a Reseach University/Community Manager since March 2011
  • Fedora ambassador for the Czech republic since May 2011
  • FAm mentor since October 2012
  • media/swag wrangler and treasurer for EMEA since November 2011
  • admin of Fedora Project page at Google+ and Facebook since September 2012

Contact Info


Let Me Introduce Myself White Rabbit Crypto Panda Junior Tagger (Tagger I) Involvement Bloggin' it! (Planet III) Senior Editor Master Editor Junior Editor Associate Editor Flock 2013 Attendee Tanked! Riddle Me This Speak Up! Bloggin' it! (Planet II) Discovery of the Footprints (Tester II) Bloggin' it! (Planet I) In Search of the Bull (Tester I) Junior Badger (Badger I) Mugshot Ambassador Flock 2013 Speaker Embryo Bloggin' it! (Planet IV) Secretary General Baby Badger Egg Fedora CZ Author DevConf 2014 Attendee FAD Rheinfelden 2013 Attendee FOSDEM 2014 Attendee Let's have a party (Fedora 20) Flock 2014 Attendee Fedora Treasurer Tadpole Extra!  Extra! Ambassadors Sponsor FAmSCo Member Let's do lunch! The Blessing of the FPL Vacation Flock 2014 Speaker Bob Loblaw (Planet V) Party Pirate Flock 2014 Organizer Readiness Flock Paparazzi Chief Editor FUDCon Beijing Let's have a party (Fedora 21) FUDCon Pune 2015 Attendee Badge Muse (Badge Ideas I) Senior Badger (Badger II) Clickbait (Fedora Magazine I) Flock 2015 Speaker Associate Badger (Badger 1.5) Clickbait (Fedora Magazine II) Clickbait (Fedora Magazine III) FOSDEM 2015 Attendee FUDCon Pune 2015 Speaker Perceiving the Bull (Tester III) DevConf 2015 Attendee Macaron (Cookie I) Science (Kernel Tester I) Nuancier (F22) Origin Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build I) Flock 2015 Attendee Missed the Train Curious Penguin (Ask Fedora I) Nom Nom Nom If you build it... (Koji Success I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build II) Crypto Badger Grandmaster Editor Bona Fide You can call me "Patches" (SCM I) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing I) What goes around comes around (Karma I) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable I) Badge Muse (Badges Released I) Take this and call me in the morning Badge Muse (Badges Released II) Chocolate Chip (Cookie II) You can call me "Patches" (SCM II) Top 100 If you build it... (Koji Success II) Top 500 What goes up... (Koji Failure I) Let's have a party (Fedora 23) Corporate Drone FOSDEM 2016 Attendee DevConf 2016 Speaker What goes around comes around (Karma II) Blog Lobber (Planet VI) DevConf 2016 Attendee Fedora 24 Change Accepted Tadpole with Legs Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F24) Def Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F24) OSCAL 2016 Attendee Package Tagger (Package Tagger II) Nuancier F24 Fedora 25 Change Accepted Krakow Brews! Tagger (Tagger II) Junior Package Tagger (Package Tagger I) Fedora 24 Translation Sprint Master Badger (Badger III) Flock 2016 Attendee The Panda Is In Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing II) Def Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F25) Flock 2016 Speaker Fedora 25 Translation Sprint Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F25) Nuancier F25 F25 i18n Test Day Participant LinuxCon Europe 2016 Attendee Top 25 Community Messenger I Nuancier F26 Fedora 25 Release Partygoer DevConf 2017 Attendee Fedora 26 Translation Sprint Catching the Bull (Tester IV) Fedora 26 Release Partygoer Flock 2017 Attendee Steampunk Arcade You can call me "Patches" (SCM III) DevConf 2018 Attendee Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F28) Froglet Fedora Women Day 2017 Attendee Nuancier F28 Like a Rock (Updates-Stable II) Def Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F28) Fedora 28 Release Partygoer Let's have a party (Fedora 28) DevConf 2019 Attendee Flock 2018 Attendee Telegraphist (Upstream Release Monitoring I) Def Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F30) Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F30) You’re on a boat! Flock 2019 Attendee If you build it... (Koji Success III) Fedora & CentOS Social @ Summit 2020 I Voted: Fedora 31 I Voted: Fedora 30 Long Life to Pagure (Pagure VI) Fedora Advocate Long Life to Pagure (Pagure I) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure II) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure V) Badge Junkie (Badger IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure III) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure IV) nest-attendee-2020

Badges Count: 159

People I mentored



  • GNOME 3 Launch Party in Prague - organizing the event - report
  • LinuxExpo 2011 - organizing the booth - report
  • Linux Tag 2011 - helping at the booth - report
  • Fedora 15 Release Party in Brno - organizing the event report
  • Openmobility Conference 2011 - helping with organization
  • OSS Conf 2011 - just attending
  • Desktop Summit 2011 - volunteering and defending our GUADEC candidacy - report
  • Software Freedom Day 2011 in Brno - organizing and delivering two talks - report
  • FUDCon EMEA 2011 in Milan - attending and giving a talk - report
  • LinuxCon Europe 2011 in Prague - running the Red Hat/Fedora booth - report
  • LinuxAlt 2011 in Brno - running the Fedora booth, having two talks on RH activities and events for student and the community - report
  • Fedora 16 Release Party in Brno - organizing the event - report


  • Developer Conference 2012 - organizing the event - report
  • InstallFest 2012 in Prague - having a shared talk "Red Hat and Community & Fedora on ARM" with Dan Horák - report
  • LinuxWochen Wien 2012 - staffing Red Hat & Fedora booths, having two talks: "Open Source and Students" and "How to Contribute to Fedora".
  • LinuxTag Berlin 2012 - staffing a Fedora booth.
  • Fedora 17 release party in Brno - main organizer, talk on GNOME 3.4.
  • Fedora 17 release party in Košice - main organizer, talk on Fedora community and how to get involved.
  • Fedora 17 release party in Prague - main organizer, talk on GNOME 3.4.
  • Software Freedom Day 2012 - helping with organization
  • LinuxDays 2012 in Prague - staffing a Fedora booth and delivering a talk "How to Contribute to Fedora"
  • FUDCon EMEA 2012 in Paris - mainly discussing swag and financial issues
  • LinuxAlt 2012 in Brno - staffing a Fedora booth and delivering a talk "How to Contribute to Fedora"
  • EMEA FAD 2012 in Rheinfelden - planning events, budget, swag,... for EMEA in 2013 - report


  • FUDCon NA 2013 - had troubles on the way there, so I was there for just the last day - report
  • FOSDEM 2013 - organizing the Fedora booth
  • Fedora 18 release party - head organizer report
  • Developer Conference 2013 - head organizer