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Lubomír Bláha

IRC nick(s): Tritol

Role in SMGL: General Guru

Age/Birthdate: 31 (1976-11-05)

Location/Country: Czech Republic


When did you first start using Linux and why?

I started using Linux 10 years ago (or so). As a user from 8bit world (ZX Spectrum) I dislike Windows and PC's at all but I heard from friend that Linux make PC a little more usable :-) .

How long have you been using the SMGL distribution?

Since Mandarke 9.1 (spring 2003)

What piqued your interest in SMGL initially?

I unsuccessfully installed Mandrake 9.1 and decided to try source based distribution.

What future do you personally see for SMGL?

Great :-)

Tell us a little bit about yourself. Education/Career/Skills?

I have leaving certificate in Electronic Computer Systems from Prague technical school. I'm programmer and system administrator in small computer company. Skills? Coding (Z80 assembler, C, C++, PHP), SQL databases, shell scripting etc.

Any personal messages for the Source Mage users out there?

Make this distribution bigger and bigger :-)

What other OS programs/software have you worked on?

I created some stuff for ZX Spectrum (now working on DEMFIR), some other small linux projects (not published) and working on czech translation of UFO:AI (sometimes on code improvements too :-) )


vi or emacs?



fwvm-crystal with KDE and GNOME libs



Strictly personal

Do you have any family?

Own not yet

What other hobbies?

ZX Spectrum, Geocaching, Scottish dancing, Tai-ji

What kind of car do you drive? Or what is your dream car?

I have no car but if I buy one it will be Porsche 911 :-) .

Please attach a recent photograph of yourself – if you're brave enough ;=)

Brave but not skilled enough, how to attach a file?