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Dieter Plaetinck

In daily life, Dieter works on a high-performance search engine project at the university of Ghent.

In his spare time he prefers building simple tools to make his life easier, usually related to his distro of choice, Arch Linux. He maintains the installation framework and builds the Arch release media. Until recently, he led the Uzbl browser project. His preferred languages are bash and python. He also plays drums.