is a warm, entertaining, and funny speaker, and a brilliant open source
software architect. Hell, in the Linux
world the man is a geek.god
. Tridge is employed by Linuxcare
, Australia and is a founder of CLUG
Tridge's software projects include Samba (a SMB file/printer server for Unix), rsync, a fast file transfer program, JitterBug, a web based bug tracking system KnightCap, a learning chess program with a 3D interface, AP/Linux, a port of Linux to the AP1000+ multicomputer, and various TiVo hacks.
project info from Linuxcare