Charles Profitt Articles


Fedora Ambassadors: Measuring Success

Open Source Advocate I have been a Linux dabbler since 1994 when I first tried Suse Linux. In 2006 I became a full-time Linux user when I converted by laptop to Linux in October of 2006. Like many Linux users I sampled many different distributions while choosing the one that …

HackMIT

One of the core missions of a Fedora Ambassador is to represent the Fedora Community at events. On the weekend on September 17 and 18, 2016 I attended HackMIT as a representative of Fedora with Justin Flory. I was also honored to serve as a mentor to several teams. HackMIT …

Nonprofits

I created my first blog post on January 18, 2009 soon after I began using Linux as my primary operating system. Since that time, I have contributed to open source projects, volunteered my time with the Boy Scouts of America and advised the Perinton Historical Society on a major technological …