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Igor Gnatenko
Igor Gnatenko
Personal information
Location: Brno, Czech Republic
Birthday: 23th December
E-mail: i.gnatenko.brain AT gmail DOT com
GPG key: 1BBC5F4C
Contact information
Twitter: ignatenkobrain
Facebook: ignatenkobrain
LinkedIn: ignatenkobrain
GitHub: ignatenkobrain
Gitlab: ignatenkobrain

Fedora-specific information
FAS name: ignatenkobrain
Fedora e-mail:
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Fedora Badges earned (158)
Catching the Bull (Tester IV) Riding the Bull Home (Tester VI) Both Bull and Self Transcended (Tester VIII) Discovery of the Footprints (Tester II) Taming the Bull (Tester V) The Bull Transcended (Tester VII) In Search of the Bull (Tester I) Perceiving the Bull (Tester III) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable I) Junior Badger (Badger I) You can call me "Patches" (SCM I) Involvement Speak Up! Master Editor Junior Editor Senior Editor Associate Editor What goes up... (Koji Failure I) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing I) If you build it... (Koji Success II) If you build it... (Koji Success I) If you build it... (Koji Success III) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing II) You can call me "Patches" (SCM II) Let Me Introduce Myself Reaching the Source (Tester IX) It still works! You can call me "Patches" (SCM III) Bona Fide What goes up... (Koji Failure II) Mugshot Like a Rock (Updates-Stable II) Egg Baby Badger Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build II) Let's have a party (Fedora 20) Secretary General Helping Hand Binary Star Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build IV) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build III) Senior Badger (Badger II) What goes around comes around (Karma II) Don't Call it a Comeback Paranoid Panda Missed the Train What goes around comes around (Karma I) What goes up... (Koji Failure III) Commis (Cookbook I) Crypto Panda AppData Tributary Take this and call me in the morning Partners in Crime Override, you say? Flock Paparazzi Working' a Beat (Beat Writer I) The cat came back... Flock 2014 Attendee Science (Kernel Tester I) Nuancier 21 Consolation Prize Vacation What goes around comes around (Karma III) Chief Editor Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build V) Corporate Drone White Hat If you build it... (Koji Success IV) Badge Muse (Badge Ideas I) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing III) Macaron (Cookie I) DevConf 2015 Attendee Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build VI) Associate Badger (Badger 1.5) What goes around comes around (Karma IV) Delivery What goes up... (Koji Failure IV) Nuancier (F22) You can call me "Patches" (SCM IV) Origin Embryo White Rabbit Crypto Badger Telegraphist (Upstream Release Monitoring I) Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F23) Old Yeller Like a Rock (Updates-Stable III) Proven Packager Top 500 Master Badger (Badger III) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build VII) Def Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F23) Patches (SCM V) DevConf 2016 Attendee Top 100 Flock 2016 Attendee Tadpole Parselmouth I Nuancier F24 Python SIG member Chocolate Chip (Cookie II) Krakow Brews! All your $arch are belong to us (Koji Success V) Parselmouth II Hindenburg (Koji Failure V) Fedora 26 Change Accepted Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing IV) Nuancier F25 Like a Rock (Updates-Stable IV) Black and White (Cookie III) DevConf 2017 Attendee Let's do lunch! Riddle Me This Nuancier F26 Pizzelle (Cookie IV) Modularity WG Member Fedora 27 Change Accepted Packager Sponsor DevConf 2018 Attendee Fedora 28 Change Accepted Mic Check! (Updates-Testing V) Grandmaster Editor Rollercoaster Restaurant Flock 2018 Attendee FOSDEM 2018 Attendee Tadpole with Legs Fedora 30 Change Accepted Fedora 29 Change Accepted Tectonic! (Updates-Stable V) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure II) DevConf 2019 Attendee Rainbow (Cookie V) Fedora 31 Change Accepted Top 25 FOSDEM 2019 Attendee Its over 9000 (Koji Success VI) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure I) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure III) I Voted: Fedora 31 Badge Junkie (Badger IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure VI) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure V) Flock 2019 Attendee Community Messenger I You’re on a boat! Return to Society (Tester X) You can pry it from my cold, dead hands NeuroFedora SIG Member The Tower of Babel (Koji Success VII) The Last Argument of Kings 2020 Attendee I Voted: Fedora 30 I Voted: Fedora 32 Corporate Shill Froglet Fedora 33 Change Accepted

Igor Gnatenko

General Info

My name is Igor Gnatenko. I am using Fedora since 2013. Since 2014 I am contributing into Fedora in different ways, but primarily as a package maintainer.


  • Email: ignatenkobrain AT fedoraproject DOT org
  • ignatenko AT gnome DOT org
  • i.gnatenko.brain AT gmail DOT com
  • Fedora Account: ignatenkobrain
  • IRC nick: ignatenkobrain
  • Location: Brno, Czech Republic

Activities within Fedora

  • Package Maintainer of 2000+ packages
  • Member of Fedora Packaging Committee
  • Provenpackager, Sponsor
  • Founder of Neuro and Rust SIGs
  • Member of Go, Python and Games SIG
  • One of few persons who is running fedscm-admin (to create dist-git repos and branches)
  • Contributor to hundreds of F(L)OSS projects (if even 1-line change counts), including RPM, DNF and libsolv in Fedora context
  • Participant of few Offline Test Days
  • Organizer of few Release Parties in Moscow