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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) It still works! White Rabbit Crypto Panda Baby Badger Let's have a party (Fedora 20) Egg Senior Editor Catching the Bull (Tester IV) Shellshocked Crypto Badger If you build it... (Koji Success I) Bona Fide You can call me "Patches" (SCM I) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing I) Associate Badger (Badger 1.5) What goes up... (Koji Failure I) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable I) If you build it... (Koji Success II) What goes around comes around (Karma I) You can call me "Patches" (SCM II) Take this and call me in the morning Embryo Origin What goes around comes around (Karma II) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build II) Macaron (Cookie I) Taming the Bull (Tester V) Fedora IT Author Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing II) Corporate Drone Nuancier F23 Like a Rock (Updates-Stable II) You can call me "Patches" (SCM III) What goes up... (Koji Failure II) If you build it... (Koji Success III) Master Editor What goes up... (Koji Failure III) Senior Badger (Badger II) Partners in Crime Top 500 Telegraphist (Upstream Release Monitoring I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build III) You can call me "Patches" (SCM IV) Fedora 24 Change Accepted Tadpole Riding the Bull Home (Tester VI) Ambassador Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build IV) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing III) Override, you say? Like a Rock (Updates-Stable III) Patches (SCM V) What goes around comes around (Karma III) The Bull Transcended (Tester VII) What goes up... (Koji Failure IV) If you build it... (Koji Success IV) Helping Hand Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build V) Mugshot Tadpole with Legs Chocolate Chip (Cookie II) What goes around comes around (Karma IV) Corporate Shill Speak Up! You can pry it from my cold, dead hands Fedora & CentOS Social @ Summit 2020 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) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure III) Froglet I Voted: Fedora 32 White Hat Hindenburg (Koji Failure V) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build VI) Both Bull and Self Transcended (Tester VIII) Community Survey Taker 2022 Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing IV) Adult Frog FOSDEM 2024 Attendee

Various FOSS communities I partecipate in

  • OpenStreetMap
  • BOINC Italy

Some of my interests

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