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Self-Introduction: Andrew Hudson

1. Andrew (Andy) Hudson

* City, Country:
  Trowbridge, UK

* Profession or Student Status
  CRM Development Manager

* Company or School
  Future Publishing

* Your goals in the Fedora Project

* What do you want to write about
Productivity Applications, ie OO.o, Evolution, Firefox, Thunderbird etc. Things from a new user perspective.

	* What other documentation do you want to see published?
		Demystifing Fedora Core, Beginner guides to 'blah'

	* Do you want to edit for grammar/writing and/or technical 				accuracy?
		Either or, really.

	* Anything else special
		Burning desire to move Fedora Core forward in usability 			terms

 * Historical Qualifications

* What other projects or writing have you worked on in the past?
I regularly write for Linux Format magazine in the UK, specialising on RH/Fedora based distros. I am also the co-author for Fedora Core 4 Unleashed by Sams Publishing and will be co-writing Fedora Core 5 Unleashed.

* What level and type of computer skills do you have?
I am an advanced user, although I do shy away from formal programming. My strengths lie in the 'user' arena, helping others to move towards Open Source applications. Particular experience in Samba and also in yum.

* What other skills do you have that might be applicable?
I am a good people person, having had a background in technical sales. Also able to describe complex concepts in ways that end users (particularly newbies) can understand easily.

* What makes you an excellent match for the project?
An intense desire to see Fedora Core as the number one community distro. My background in writing a large book on Fedora Core

 * GPG KEYID and fingerprint

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