The Linux Setup – Àlex Fiestas, KDE

Àlex’s interview is short and sweet. He has a great blog where he delves into KDE and he works on the interesting-looking eyeOS.

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  1. Who are you, and what do you do?

    I’m Àlex Fiestas. In my free time I hack on libre software projects such as KDE.

  2. Why do you use Linux?

    Free software matters to me. I try to use as much as I can to be in control of my computing.

  3. What distribution do you run on your main desktop/laptop?

    Arch Linux.

  4. What desktop environment do you use and why do you use it?

    Plasma.

  5. What one piece of Linux software do you depend upon? Why is it so important?

    KDevelop. It is one of the best IDEs in the world.

  6. What kind of hardware do you run this setup on?

    Macbook Pro 13″ Retina display, with three screens.

  7. Will you share a screenshot of your desktop?

    Sure.

Àlex Fiestas's desktop

Interview conducted September 23, 2016


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