Daniel L. McDonald
I hand-hack my HTML, and as a result these pages won't be the flashiest you
see. I don't update these with any regular frequency, either, so some links
may be out of date. Send me mail if some
link on here is stale, and I'll fix it.
By the way, I have a blog here
I'm currently a Principal Software Engineer at Nexenta Systems. My professional interests
include networking protocol research and development (and admittedly, more
than a little network security), operating systems development, personal
computer software, compiler code-generation, and computer architecture.
I'm a member of the Illumos community. You may find me on IRC's #illumos (on freenode) as "danmcd" or sometimes
I went to school at The University of
Michigan where I got my B.S. in Computer Science. After that, I
went to The University of Arizona
for an M.S., also in Computer
Science, in 1993.
On the lighter side, I enjoy music (both listening and performing, although
the latter is rare
nowadays), volleyball, softball,
travel (especially driving), seeing what's out there, bicycling, reading, and
Click here for a little more about me.
Over time, I've co-authored a few papers. These include:
I've also given some presentations, some tied with the papers above, some
How to reach Dan
For now, I only give out my other stuff upon request.
Because everyone needs to have a list of links to places. Some (not all) of
my specific interests can be gleaned from this list. Other links are in there
just because they're cool.
This HTML is by Daniel L. McDonald.