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Paulo Henrique de Lima Santana

Account namephls
OpenPGP fingerprint4324 A92B 2E7B 85DA 7F9C 9C40 C66D 06B4 0443 C450
StatusDebian Maintainer since 2017-01-20

Short Biography

My name is Paulo Henrique de Lima Santana, I am 39 years old, and I live in Curitiba - Brazil.

I started to use free software and Debian in 2000 when I joined my Computer Science course at Federal University of Paraná where is hosted the official mirror of Debian in Brazil.

Few years later I joined to a local Debian User Group and I started to help to organize free software events. Since then, I helped to organize Debian Day, FLISOL, Software Freedom Day, etc. In 2015 and 2016 I was member of International Free Software Forum (FISL) program team. In 2016 I helped to organize the MiniDebConf Curitiba.

I have make lectures about free software and Debian in events.

Nowardays I'm helping to organize MiniDebConf Curitiba 2017, and the BID from Curitiba to DebConf18.

I help the Debian-l10-Portuguese team to translation pages from the Debian site. I recently joined the publicity team to help with news from Brazil. And I'm packaging helping to update orphan packages, adopting some of them, and creating new packages.

Personal history

Started Last Target Applicant UID Status AM
2016-12-29 2017-01-20 DM Paulo Henrique de Lima Santana phls Approved
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