Peter is an engineer working as open source evangelist at Balabit (a One Identity business), the company that developed syslog-ng. He assists distributions to maintain the syslog-ng package, follows bug trackers, helps users and talks regularly about sudo and syslog-ng at conferences (SCALE, All Things Open, FOSDEM, LOADays, and others). In his limited free time he is interested in non-x86 architectures, and works on one of his PPC or ARM machines.

Authored Content

Working from home at a laptop

Learning more about what is going on in your home is not just useful; it's fun!
Parts, modules, containers for software

Create and maintain your containers (aka jails) at scale on FreeBSD with Bastille.
HiFi vintage stereo

Play music for your friends, family, co-workers, or anyone else with an inexpensive audiophile setup.
Teamwork starts with communication

Learn what it takes to be a bridge between a product's users and its developers.
Wratchet set tools

From central session recording through chroot support to Python API, sudo 1.9 offers many new features.

Contributed Content


Celebrating Penguin Awareness Day with stories about the moment we learned about Linux.