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Nils Philippsen
Nils Philippsen
Personal Information
Birthday: May 1974
Home: Leonberg, Germany
Fedora-specific Information
FAS-Name: nphilipp
Fedora-Mail: nphilipp@fedoraproject.org
Miscellaneous Information
Private Mail: nils@tiptoe.de
GPG-Key: 7D537FCAE9F6395D
IRC: nils on Libera.chat in
#fedora-apps #fedora-devel #fedora-infra
Badges (147)
Devendorizor White Rabbit Proven Packager Involvement Like a Rock (Updates-Stable I) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable II) You can call me "Patches" (SCM I) You can call me "Patches" (SCM II) You can call me "Patches" (SCM III) If you build it... (Koji Success II) If you build it... (Koji Success I) Bona Fide If you build it... (Koji Success III) Junior Tagger (Tagger I) Junior Badger (Badger I) Partners in Crime In Search of the Bull (Tester I) Discovery of the Footprints (Tester II) Perceiving the Bull (Tester III) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing II) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing I) Packager Sponsor Mugshot What goes up... (Koji Failure I) What goes up... (Koji Failure II) Embryo Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing III) Catching the Bull (Tester IV) What goes up... (Koji Failure III) Baby Badger Riddle Me This Junior Editor Binary Star Crypto Panda Let Me Introduce Myself If you build it... (Koji Success IV) White Hat Egg Froglet Tadpole Senior Badger (Badger II) Tadpole with Legs You can call me "Patches" (SCM IV) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable III) It still works! Speak Up! What goes around comes around (Karma I) Take this and call me in the morning Vacation What goes around comes around (Karma II) Helping Hand The cat came back... Flock 2014 Attendee Science (Kernel Tester I) Missed the Train Consolation Prize Stop That Update! DevConf 2015 Attendee Taming the Bull (Tester V) What goes around comes around (Karma III) Corporate Drone Paranoid Panda Associate Badger (Badger 1.5) Old Yeller Science (Kernel Tester II) Macaron (Cookie I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build I) Origin Delivery Associate Editor Adult Frog Secretary General Crypto Badger Parselmouth I Override, you say? Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build II) Science (Kernel Tester III) Top 500 Senior Editor Patches (SCM V) Nuancier F24 DevConf 2016 Attendee Top 100 Chocolate Chip (Cookie II) Curious Penguin (Ask Fedora I) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build IV) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build III) Master Editor Telegraphist (Upstream Release Monitoring I) Modularity WG Member Science (Kernel Tester IV) Riding the Bull Home (Tester VI) Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build V) Master Badger (Badger III) Keepin Fedora Beautiful (F25) What goes around comes around (Karma IV) DevConf 2017 Attendee Nuancier F26 Black and White (Cookie III) Nuancier F28 What goes up... (Koji Failure IV) DevConf.cz 2020 Attendee All your $arch are belong to us (Koji Success V) Is this thing on? (Updates-Testing IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure I) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure V) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure VI) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure II) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure IV) Long Life to Pagure (Pagure III) I Voted: Fedora 33 No Longer a Ronin Building the Outer Ring (Copr Build VI) I Voted: Fedora 32 I converted to btrfs! nest-attendee-2020 Lets have a party Fedora 33 The Bull Transcended (Tester VII) Like a Rock (Updates-Stable IV) Fedora 35 Change Accepted DevConf.cz 2021 Attendee Pizzelle (Cookie IV) Museum Visitor Inclusive Open Source Community Orientation Community Survey Taker I Learning from Sensei Lets have a party Fedora 34 United Packages of Fedora Nest Attendee 2021 Maestro Fedora Week of Diversity Lets have a party Fedora 36 Lets have a party Fedora 35 DevConf.cz 2022 Attendee Fedora 38 Change Accepted I Voted: Fedora 36 Nest with Fedora 2022 Attendee Lets have a party Fedora 37 Trust me, I know what I am doing Let's have an anniversary party (Fedora 39) Community Survey Taker 2023 Let's have a party (Fedora 38) Creative Freedom Summit 2024 Attendee I voted: Fedora 39 Corporate Shill CentOS Connect 2024 Attendee Both Bull and Self Transcended (Tester VIII)
 


About Me

I’m a Software Engineer working for Red Hat in Community Platform Engineering, the team maintaining Fedora and CentOS infrastructure. I develop software (mostly in Python) and maintain way too many packages in Fedora. I'm also a proven packager and packager sponsor.