[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [Discuss-gnuradio] s/Eric/Tom/g

From: John Orlando
Subject: Re: [Discuss-gnuradio] s/Eric/Tom/g
Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2010 10:44:58 -0500

> As some of you know, I've been involved with GNU Radio for a long
> time.  The idea that became GNU Radio started as a conversation over
> dinner in San Francisco with John Gilmore, something like 10 years
> ago.
> Interest and use of GNU Radio is currently at the highest level it's
> ever been.  I however, have come to a place in my life where I'd like
> to devote less of my time to GNU Radio and more to other things.
> After discussions with GNU Radio developers over the past several
> months, I'm pleased to announce that long time GNU Radio contributor
> Tom Rondeau has agreed to take over the GNU Radio "Maintainer" role
> from me.  For those of you who don't know Tom, he's the perfect person
> for the job.
> He's smart, has a vision for the future, and has the "cat herding
> instinct" required to succeed in the position.  Tom received his
> Ph.D. in 2007 from Virginia Tech's Department of Electrical and
> Computer Engineering.
> Johnathan Corgan will continue to handle GNU Radio release
> management and provide professional services related to GNU
> Radio.
> Matt Ettus and the rest of the crew at Ettus Research will continue to
> crank out low cost hardware for all of us to enjoy.
> I plan to continue contributing to GNU Radio, and will be finishing up
> some extensions for message passing, as well as some other things
> where I'm probably best positioned to do the work.
> Bottom line: business continues as usual, and you'll see more of Tom
> and less of me.

I'm sure you'll be inundated with this sort of email, but your efforts
to make GNU Radio into what it is today is very appreciated.

John Orlando
CEO/System Architect
Epiq Solutions

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]