Mark has been hacking the Linux kernel for fun and food since 1992. He is the original author of the Linux IDE subsystem, the hdparm drive tuning utility, and other assorted open source goodies. His consultancy, Real-Time Remedies Inc, has provided Linux development, mentoring, and support to companies around the world since 1996. When not rock-climbing or globe-trotting, he is often found working with SATA controllers in the new libata subsystem, or hacking USB devices to manage the world's most complex MythTV installation.
Real-Time Remedies Inc.