A Geek for Free OS and Digital Privacy

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一個熱愛自由和自主的GNU/Linux-er,一个思考着创伤和苦痛、社群和冲突、压迫和自由的 geek。
A GNU/Linux-er who loves freedom and autonomy. A thinker of trauma and distress, society and conflicts, oppression and freedom. A pseudo anthropologist, a survivor of psychiatry.


  • I had been using GNU/Linux during my middle-school age, and had got involved in open-source communities since 2014.
  • I have been providing online privacy support and anti-surveillance/anti-censorship service for NGOers/activists since 2015.


  • Digital-rights: 數字權利翻譯系列 -Translation of EFF, Tor, Tails and other tech and policies of online privacy. #DigitalRightsCN @

  • os-observe: 在線隱私安全的筆記 幫助自己和他人抵抗“1984”。My observation and practices on online privacy and anti-surveillance/anti-censorship.

  • 中文化隐私加强操作系统: antiG 又一款面向中文用户的,可用于對抗监控和取證的隐私加強版操作系统。 A Chinese-oriented, privacy-enhanced live OS based on Devuan GNU+Linux with some privacy-focused applications installed and hardened in order to resist surveillance and forensics.

  • 中文化隐私加强操作系统: LiveSlak -一款面向中文用户的,可用于對抗监控和取證的隐私加強版操作系统(请看LiveSlak 介绍。 A Chinese-oriented, privacy-enhanced OS based on Slackware Live with some privacy-focused applications installed.

  • CSObot 機器人 - 一個推送相關公共政策信息、關心中國公民社會的機器人。平臺:IRC, #publicpolicy-cn @

  • Slackwarecn SlackBuilds 为 Slackware GNU/Linux 贡献的软件构建安装脚本。其中很多用于我自己的 LiveSlak。

  • CRPD-l10n-zh - CRPD(联合国身心障礙者權利公約)相關資源翻譯。CRPD and related resources localisation repo.

List of Skills

  • Technical:
    • Linux/UNIX Operating System Administration; server maintaining; Unix Shell/Python Programming
    • Linux/UNIX system security hardening, from Kerberos to kernel hardening
    • Online privacy / anonimity techniques and strategies
    • Favourite IDE: Vim
    • Favourite Languages: Unix Shell, Python
  • Non-tech:
    • Ethnographic research methods
    • Anthropological/sociological study
    • Advanced communication skills (especially with people with psychosocial distress/disabilities)
    • Grouping and organizing techniques with the marginalized communities
    • Social policy advocacy and approaches study
    • Individual, legal action support
    • Workshop/Training design and facilitation
    • Project and organizational management, planning and financing for NGOs
    • Playback Theatre and Forum Theatre player and conductor

A Studio: In Defense of Online Privacy - 在线隐私工作室

  • 信息无障碍
  • 通讯加密
  • 隐匿上网
  • Linux/MacOS桌面系统安全加固

Posted on July 14, 2018