Who are we?

Current contributors

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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
Roles:Communicator
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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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george2

Name:Ryan Shipp
Email:chakra@rshipp.com
Roles:Developer (Kapudan)
Website:rshipp.com
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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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Name:Jeff Huang
Email:s8321414@gmail.com
Roles:Packager (Applications)
Website:osiris-s8321414.blogspot.com
Born:1994
Country:Taiwan
Languages:Traditional Chinese, English
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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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Born:1989
Country:Mexico
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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
Country:Canada
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florent

Name:Florent Nouvellon
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Born:1983
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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
Country:Norway
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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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Born:1987
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nachtwandler

Name:Dominik Pieper
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Born:1988
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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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Born:1978
Country:Germany
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Sponsors

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

We'd also like to thank JetBrains who have licensed their Python IDE PyCharm Professional Edition to our developers at no cost.

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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