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Just org-exported something and my name was at the top of the exported document. How does org know my name? On Fedora.

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Emacs looks up the currently logged in user in the password database, and stores it in user-full-name, which org-mode then inserts when exporting. You can edit its value using M-x customize-variable.

See (elisp) User Identification as suggested by @Basil

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