Who are we?

Current contributors

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boom1992

Name:Lukas Appelhans
Email:lukas.appelhans@chakraos.org
Roles:Developer (Akabei)
Website:boom1992.com
Born:1992
Country:Germany
Languages:German, English
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tetris4

Name:Neophytos Kolokotronis
Email:tetris4@gmail.com
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Inkane

Name:Fabian Kosmale
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totte

Name:H W Tovetjärn
Email:totte@tott.es
Roles:Administrator
Website:tott.es
Born:1986
Country:Sweden
Languages:English
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Name:Ryan Shipp
Email:george@chakraos.org
Roles:Developer (Kapudan)
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Born:1994
Country:USA
Languages:English
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gcala

Name:Giuseppe Calà
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Born:1973
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franzmari

Name:Francesco Marinucci
Email:franzmari@chakra-project.it
Roles:Packager (Applications)
Website:franzmari.wordpress.com
Born:1986
Country:Italy
Languages:English, Italian
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Name:Samir Benmendil
Email:ram-z@chakraos.org
Roles:Packager (Core), Developer (Tribe)
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Former contributors

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manutortosa

Name:Manuel Tortosa
Email:manuel.tortosa@chakraos.org
Roles:N/A
Website:N/A
Born:1976
Country:Spain
Languages:Spanish, English
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djustice

Name:Drake Justice
Email:drake.justice@chakraos.org
Roles:N/A
Website:N/A
Born:N/A
Country:USA
Languages:English
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abveritas

Name:Anke Boersma
Email:anke.boersma@chakraos.org
Roles:N/A
Website:N/A
Born:1962
Country:USA
Languages:English
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antonioJASR

Name:José Antonio Sánchez Reynaga
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jmc

Name:Daniele Cocca
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Born:1988
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shainer

Name:Lisa Vitolo
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Born:1990
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codertux

Name:Andrei Nistor
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Born:1989
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surfed

Name:Sascha Thier
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Born:1971
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florent

Name:Florent Nouvellon
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Born:1983
Country:France
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dunkelstern

Name:Johannes Schriewer
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drf

Name:Dario Freddi
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Born:1988
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jofko

Name:Jozef Korencik
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Born:1983
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sandsmark

Name:Martin Sandsmark
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Born:1988
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Name:Philip Stark
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Born:1987
Country:Switzerland
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mistvieh

Name:Dennis Brendel
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nachtwandler

Name:Dominik Pieper
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philm

Name:Phil Müller
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Born:1982
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rosha

Name:Roozbeh Shafiee
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Born:1987
Country:Iran
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funkyou

Name:Jan Mette
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Sponsors

We'd like to thank Host1Plus who provides us with our main server at a great discount.

Mirror providers

Acknowledgements

We would like to thank everyone who has enabled us to create Chakra, and/or contributed to it. These are in detail:

  • The Arch Linux developers and community, for creating that awesome distribution
  • The Pacman developers, for creating the best package manager there is
  • The KDE developers, for creating the most powerful desktop environment there is
  • The KDEmod community, which was the starting point for Chakra and our tools
  • Michael Towers (gradgrind) for creating the awesome larchLiveCD scripts
  • All people providing download and package mirrors
  • All testers who took the mission to test our stuff with patience
  • All people actually reading documentation ;)

Join us!

We can always use more help in a wide variety of tasks, such as:

  • Development:
    • Akabei: C++, Qt, KDE, git
    • Tribe: C++, Qt, KDE, git
    • Kapudan: Python 2 & 3, PyQt, PyKDE, git
    • chakraweb: Python 3, Django 1.6, PostgreSQL, git
    • AIDE: Python 3, Git
  • Packaging: Shell scripting, ssh, rsync, patching, git, Chakra Buildsystem, Kinky
  • Translating: transifex.com
  • Testing and writing bug reports
  • Writing documentation (the wiki)
  • Provide a mirror for downloads: ssh, rsync
  • ...and of course by participating in discussions on our mailing list and forum!

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