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Dustin Kirkland is Canonical's Cloud Solutions Product Manager, leading the technical product strategy, road map, and life cycle of the Ubuntu Cloud commercial offerings.

Formerly the CTO of Gazzang, a venture funded start-up acquired by Cloudera, Dustin designed and implemented an innovative key management system for the cloud, called zTrustee, and delivered comprehensive security for cloud and big data platforms with eCryptfs and other encryption technologies.

Dustin is an active Core Developer of the Ubuntu Linux distribution, maintainer of 20+ open source projects, and the creator of Byobu, DivItUp.com, and LinuxSearch.org.

A Fightin' Texas Aggie Class of 2001 graduate, Dustin lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife Kim, daughters, and his Australian Shepherds, Aggie and Tiger. Dustin is also an avid home brewer.


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answered Byobu: Disable Shift+Arrow keys when in zoomed mode
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answered How do I disconnect from Byobu in a console?
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answered Connecting Multiple Ubuntu Orange Boxes
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awarded  Yearling
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awarded  Explainer
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revised Is there are any guide/documentation about byobu (Ubuntu 14.04)?
add links to blog post and video
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awarded  Good Answer
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awarded  byobu
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answered Is there are any guide/documentation about byobu (Ubuntu 14.04)?
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awarded  Nice Answer
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comment How to change Byobu prompt from “>” to “$”?
I'm happy to answer Byobu questions here, or on any other StackExchange site. I actively monitor all of them for questions tagged 'bybou'.
Jul
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answered How to change Byobu prompt from “>” to “$”?
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comment Byobu weird character
Sure thing! Done.
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revised Byobu weird character
add note about ubuntu font, and UTF8 toggle
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answered Byobu weird character
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