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Germano Massullo

I started to use Linux around 2003 and I am a Fedora user since 2009.

I mostly use Fedora with the KDE Plasma Desktop Environment.


  • Email: my name DOT my surname AT gmail DOT com
  • IRC Channels: I'm usually logged in #fedora-it, #fedora-kde
  • Fedora Account: germano
  • Languages: Italian, English, French, and studying German :-)

Activities within Fedora

  • Ambassador;
  • packages maintainer;
  • involved in translations for the Italian language;
  • general bugreporting (downstream and upstream);
  • Fedora pre-releases tester to catch and report bugs related to the hardware I own;
  • patches tester;
  • user support in chat and forums;
  • Fedora and FOSS promotion among universities, public administrations and companies.


Discovery of the Footprints (Tester II) In Search of the Bull (Tester I) Involvement Let Me Introduce Myself Junior Editor Perceiving the Bull (Tester III) Associate Editor Junior Badger (Badger I) Curious Penguin (Ask Fedora I) Let's have a party (Fedora 20) It still works! White Rabbit Crypto Panda Baby Badger Egg Bona Fide Shellshocked Crypto Badger Senior Editor Catching the Bull (Tester IV) You can call me "Patches" (SCM I) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable I) Associate Badger (Badger 1.5) If you build it... (Koji Success I) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing I) What goes up... (Koji Failure I) You can call me "Patches" (SCM II) If you build it... (Koji Success II) Take this and call me in the morning What goes around comes around (Karma I) What goes around comes around (Karma II) Embryo Origin Fedora IT Author Macaron (Cookie I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build II) Taming the Bull (Tester V) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing II) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable II) Nuancier F23 Corporate Drone You can call me "Patches" (SCM III) If you build it... (Koji Success III) What goes up... (Koji Failure II) Master Editor Top 500 What goes up... (Koji Failure III) Riding the Bull Home (Tester VI) Senior Badger (Badger II) Partners in Crime Telegraphist (Upstream Release Monitoring I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build III) You can call me "Patches" (SCM IV) Fedora 24 Change Accepted Tadpole Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build IV) Ambassador Override, you say? Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing III) Helping Hand Like a Rock (Updates-Stable III) What goes around comes around (Karma III) The Bull Transcended (Tester VII) Patches (SCM V) What goes up... (Koji Failure IV) If you build it... (Koji Success IV) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build V) Fedora & CentOS Social @ Summit 2020 Mugshot Speak Up! Tadpole with Legs Chocolate Chip (Cookie II) What goes around comes around (Karma IV) Corporate Shill You can pry it from my cold, dead hands I Voted: Fedora 32 Long Life to Pagure (Pagure III) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure I) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure II) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure VI) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure V) Froglet White Hat Hindenburg (Koji Failure V) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build VI) Both Bull and Self Transcended (Tester VIII)

Various FOSS communities I partecipate in

  • OpenStreetMap
  • BOINC Italy

Some of my interests

  • photography;
  • 20th century history;
  • technology (not only information technology);
  • surfing;
  • swimming