The author of these pages




Jörg Reuter



Zodiac sign


Living in

Nürnberg (Nuremberg)

Place of birth



Education and Career:

since 2003

Worldwide Support Services Technical Support Engineer (Backline) for Novell Techincal Services with a focus on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on IBM System z mainframes, HPC, low level Linux network stack, system libraries and maintenance update documentation.

2000 until 2003

Technical Support Engineer for business customers at SuSE Linux AG, Nuremberg

1996 until 2000

Student at the Fachhochschule Aachen (unfinished)

1993 until 1996

Student at the University of Aachen (unfinished)





Amateur Radio

Radio Amateur, licenced since 1989, own the callsign DL1BKE since 1991, member of the German Amateur Radio Club (DARC).


I started on an Amstrad CPC6128 with CP/M, own an AMD K6 II and K5-PR166 nowadays. I am a member of the Computer Club Aachen.


Kernel hacker since 1993, wrote a network device driver for the BayCom USCC (and other Z8530 based boards), implemented the DAMA slave for kernel AX.25 and wrote a few more things.

Photography and Video

With the advent of usable and affordable DSLRs I've become an avid photographer again. Recently I discovered my love for moving pictures, hence I'm also learning how to use an HDV camera.


Member of Germany's greatest society for nature conservation since 1979, former activist of the youth section, addicted to birds and wolves.


Addict of Cartoons, TV, radio, books, news papers, newsgroups, web surfing, comedy... Anyone out there who could extend a day by twelfe hours? Thank you very much! ;-)

Last modified: 2010-10-10 Copyright 2002-2010 by Jörg Reuter.