Please welcome Ershad Kunnakkadan, our new ambassador from India.
Below is a little about Ershad in his own words...
* What have you done already for openSUSE?
I've just installed openSUSE today and have put its logo in my
blog. Currently I'm thinking more ways to promote it.
* What are your plans for promoting openSUSE? Please
tell us what you
want to do the next 6 months.
I would like to talk about openSUSE, distribute its iso image/disks in
local & college meetings, among friends and family.
* Are you ready to start promoting openSUSE?
Of course, yes.
* What do you think is the best kept secret of
Sorry, I'm yet to figure it out.
* Why do you love to do this?
Reason #1: I want to contribute back to community
Reason #2: I liked openSUSE very much
Reason #3: I'm excited to see the vibrant community of openSUSE
Reason #4: I would like to help in making openSUSE better and hence
learning new things/
* How did you start with Linux/openSUSE? What is your
I started with openSUSE while trying to do small hacks around OBS. I'm
still working on that. I've been using GNU/Linux distros for 4 years,
I can do a bit of shell scripting and programming in a few languages.
The ambassador program is currently pretty informal
and we expect the
ambassadors to organize themselves. So, please coordinate with other
ambassadors on the opensuse-marketing mailing list:
* share with them what you like to do
* share what you did, e.g. what kind of event did you organize, how
many people joined
* share what you learned, explain what was great at your event, what
you want to improve
* create material that is usefull for you and other ambassadors as
Also, as an ambassador, you're the expert on your
please share on the opensuse-marketing mailing list a bit about the
openSUSE and the FOSS community in your country/region, e.g. what are
The people here are slowly switching from other operating systems to
GNU/Linux distros. I hope openSUSE will be a good option for them and
I can help them to use it without pain.
We'd like to send your answers to the
opensuse-ambassadors list and
you as new ambassador. Please keep this in mind when answering and if you
don't agree, please tell us!
For adding you to the ambassador list at
, please tell me:
your country, region/city and your user page in the wiki.
I'm from Palakkad - Kerala - India. And I've a small user page here
in which I would like add more contents soon.
me I am not me
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