Donald Norwood

Email: <dnorwood AT SPAMFREE portalus DOT com>

IRC: Cnotes on IRC

Debian Activities

I've been using Debian as my primary OS since...I've been using it a long time.

I administer one of the many repository servers for /debian/ and /debian-backports/

Other awesome stuff:

I rally for and against HTTPS available repositories for Debian. A lot of users are asking for an HTTPS implementation but are not aware of the actual transparency of the affair or the overhead that is being requested from mirrors which are run by administrators on a voluntary basis. Regardless, I realize that it is a manner of security that 'the people want', so I see and talk on both sides. If you are interested an extremely unofficial HTTPS supported mirror listing, it is available here: