Hats off to the RH Fedora guys

Mike Chambers mike at miketc.net
Sun Aug 24 12:04:11 UTC 2008

On Sat, 2008-08-23 at 20:05 -0400, Tim Burke wrote:
> Dear Fedorans,
> There's an old expression: When the going gets tough; the tough get going.
> The hardcore Fedora guys here at RH have been as tough, determined, 
> hard-working and resilient as I have ever seen.  It is a privilege to 
> work among them.  They didn't ask for a week of grief. They didn't 
> deserve a week of grief.  This burden was inflicted on them through no 
> fault of their own. Through it all they have risen to the occasion and 
> gone well beyond.  In addition, they have at all times had the interests 
> and spirit of the community front and center.
> Because this is an ongoing investigation I am unable to articulate their 
> individual heroics in detail.  If you have been lucky enough to meet any 
> of them at Fudcon, OLS, a local LUG meeting or online, you know who I'm 
> talking about. You know the magic they perform.  We at Red Hat are proud 
> of every one of them. We stand behind them shoulder to shoulder 100%.
> Inside the walls of Red Hat, the word "heroes" has almost never been 
> used.  Glad we saved it for these guys.


Haven't met anyone face to face, but have talked with via emails,
irc,even one or so on the phone, etc.. and am proud of you all for
busting your butts to get everything back online.

Here's hoping that if you had certain ideas that you wanted to implement
on the machines but couldn't due to how it was already working, that you
were able to get them setup even better to your likings so we all

Here's a beer and drinks on me :P

Mike Chambers
Fedora Project - Ambassador, Bug Zapper, Tester, User, etc..
mikec302 at fedoraproject.org

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