The Debian User have had his hands on Ian Murdock and used the opportunity to ask a bunch of questions
Read it here
And since our community project thedebianuser.org is without any funding, I couldnt just visit or meet Ian somewhere, but had to interview him using email. We plan to repeat this with more or less all Debian Developers who are willing to talk to us, and we thought starting with Ian himself would be a good beginning.
I tried not to make it too long and difficult for him, and asked about the past, the present, and the future of Debian – with five questions for each of these. So here are our questions, and what Ian answered: