Daniel Robbins

BDFL, Funtoo Linux, President, BreezyOps, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

Daniel Robbins is the benevolent dictator for life (BDFL) of the Funtoo Linux operating system, and the creator and former Chief Architect of Gentoo Linux, used by Google as the foundation for ChromeOS, and by CoreOS as the foundation for Container Linux. Daniel serves as Founder and Senior Architect of BreezyOps, a software consultancy firm. Daniel has been an IBM developerWorks contributor since 2000. Yes, you read that right. He resides in Albuquerque, NM, USA.

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Common threads: Awk by example, Part 1: An intro to the great language with the strange name

Awk is a very nice language with a very strange name. In this first article…

Bash by example, Part 2

In his introductory article on bash, Daniel Robbins walked you through some of the scripting…

vi intro -- the cheat sheet method

This tutorial shows how to use vi, a powerful visual editor. Using an accelerated cheat…

GNOMEnclature: Getting ready for GNOME 2, Part 2

In this second installment of the newly relaunched GNOMEnclature column, relative GNOME newbie and Common…

Common threads: OpenSSH key management, Part 3

In this third article in a series, Daniel Robbins shows you how to take advantage…

Common threads: Advanced filesystem implementor's guide, Part 9

With the 2.4 release of Linux come many new filesystem possibilities, including Reiserfs, XFS, GFS,…