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Alan M

Email: MailTo(speeddemon8803 AT SPAMFREE gmail DOT com)

About Me

speeddemon8803 from the Ubuntu forums.

Ubuntu forums profile page:http://ubuntuforums.org/member.php?u=127564 Launchpad page:https://launchpad.net/~speeddemon8803

IRC nicknames: Alan_M and speeddemon8803

I am a non-IT professional in Louisiana and a Uncle of 2 wonderful children. I didnt really chose Louisiana, it chose me. heh Big Grin :)

The story of "speeddemon8803" is quite an interesting one, I am in a wheelchair and most people outside of IRC and the internet call me "speedy" so..."speed demon" naturally fit.

The Ubuntu Community has been a great resource for myself as I have helped and have been helped by many people (all of which are volunteers). I wish to bring the world of Linux and Ubuntu to all users, beginners and advanced alike, able bodied and handicapped persons alike. I believe my commitment to the community will help support this vision.

I attempted to create a Linux powered wheelchair (that was short lived as it crashed a few times, literally)...so..back to doing normal desktop linux and server linux installations and support for me.


[:Bodhi6: Bodhi.zazen] Speeddemon8803 has been an active member of the Beginner team for almost a year now and it has been a pleasure working with him. I support his application for membership.

[:oldsoldier-gmail: Old_Soldier] I met Alan shortly after beginning my involvement with the Ubuntu Forums Beginners Team. During the time I have known him, he has shown a thoughtful, common sense approach to problem solving and conflict resolution. His contributions to Ubuntu and the ideals behind the name reflect great credit upon his nature as a human being, and show the depths of his desire to be a contributing member of our community. I would ask that you consider him favorably for Ubuntu membership.