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Greg Kroah-Hartman
Fellow

Greg is among a distinguished group of software developers who maintain Linux at the kernel level. In his role as Linux Foundation Fellow, he continues his work as the maintainer for the Linux stable kernel branch and a varie...

Janina Sajka
Fellow

Janina is the Executive Chair of the Accessibility workgroup.

Linus Torvalds
Fellow

Linus was born on December 28, 1969 in Helsinki, Finland. He enrolled at the University of Helsinki in 1988, graduating with a master's degree in computer science. His M.Sc. thesis was titled “Linux: A Portable Operating Sy...

Richard Purdie
Fellow

Richard is a developer and maintainer of the OpenEmbedded software project, and the architect and maintainer of the Yocto Project and Poky Build System. Most recently he was an Embedded Linux Architect for Intel's Open Source...

Thomas Gleixner
Fellow

Long time Linux kernel hacker with embedded background and a strong affinity to impossible missions.

Till Kamppeter
Fellow

Till Kamppeter holds a PhD in Theoretical Physics and has worked with printing under Linux and Unix since mid-2000, when he got invited to work as a developer at MandrakeSoft (now Mandriva) in Paris.