Alex is an engineering student at [UNO]. He is also a part time computer consultant. His first distro was [RedHat] 6.0, but now he likes [Slackware] and is planning on fiddling with [Debian] and [BSD]. During a recent hard drive crash he discovered the wonders of [Knoppix]. He has 3 linux boxen at home, two of which are laptops, and the other boots XP occasionally. He has gotten at least one person in the Physics Department to start using Linux