Email: <andreas.rudin AT SPAMFREE revamp-it DOT ch>
Projects and Membership
Member of revamp-it Team in Zuerich, Switzerland
revamp-it is selling laptops and any other kind of computers (new and recycled) with preinstalled Linux
Based on the Linux Terminal Server Project (www.ltsp.org) revamp-it also offers sets of computers for any office environment completely preconfigured with linux and free software and follow-up support.
For children revamp-it offers specially configured "child-friendly" computers based on Linux and OpenDNS
Participation in FreieComputer.ch
FreieComputer.ch helps computershops in Switzerland in selling and supporting computers with preinstalled operating system and programms that are published under a free licence.
At the moment FreieComputer.ch is launching a label for desktop computers and laptops with a free operating system and free programms installed
Weekly Linux-Workshops at revamp-it.ch
We offer a Linux-Workshop in Zuerich at Zeughausstr.60, where people can come with either problems or new ideas they have while installing or working with Linux. Together we are trying to solve the problems or find out on how to get started with new projects.
We focus on debian-based distributions.
Price: 15 Swiss Francs, advance notification is necessary
- In the context of Linuxola I help preparing LTSP-systems with recycled Hardware for educational and social institutions in Africa
Participation in the "World Summits on Free Information Infrastructures" WSFII Mailinglist.
I am very interested in open source hardware projects. Projects I would like to work on:
- Ronja optical data link
- Developing a guide to build a 12V powersupply using as much as possible recycled parts of old 220V powersupplies (to make use of alternative energies as energy source for computers)
Ubuntu Wiki Pages
I am mainly working with the following linux distributions:
Open Source Projects
Here is a list of Open Source Projects I am using and might give some support. I'm also interested to get in personal contact with people here in Switzerland working with the same software.