Raphaël Hertzog


Raphaël Hertzog is the founder of Freexian SARL and is its current manager.

Volunteer contributor to the Debian project since 1997, he was among the first French people who have joined the project. Over the years he contributed to many things, from the creation of the Package Tracking System to the maintenance of the Debian package manager (dpkg).

Raphaël is also the author of a French-language best-seller on Debian that shows in a clear and effective way how to best apprehend this fabulous distribution. The book is published by Eyrolles in the collection “Cahiers de l'Admin”.

He maintains a blog about free software (and Debian in particular) at RaphaelHertzog.com. You can follow him on his Facebook page, on Twitter or Identi.ca. He also manages a free newsletter.

His latest articles

  1. Freexian’s second report about Debian Long Term Support
  2. My Free Software Activities in September 2014
  3. My Debian LTS report for September
  4. Freexian’s first report about Debian Long Term Support
  5. The problem of distributing applications
  6. My Free Software Activities in August 2014
  7. My Free Software Activities in July 2014
  8. Spotify migrate 5000 servers from Debian to Ubuntu
  9. My Free Software Activity in June 2014
  10. Tracker.debian.org is live