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Re: [Fsuk-manchester] [Fwd: UKUUG - LINUX 08 - discount for local groups
Re: [Fsuk-manchester] [Fwd: UKUUG - LINUX 08 - discount for local groups]
Wed, 29 Oct 2008 18:57:54 +0000
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Matt Lee wrote:
While I agree that they should use the name "GNU/Linux", I don't think
that boycotting any event which uses what is now such a commonly used
name is helpful. By your logic we would also have to avoid every LUG
Not avoid, but certainly not support.
I'm much happier campaigning for proper naming at an event I can afford
to go to.
Do you think it would be worthwhile to go along, make a positive impact,
and raising the issue of naming with the organisers?
If each of us have one object, and we exchange them, then each of us
still has one object.
If each of us have one idea, and we exchange them, then each of us now
has two ideas. - George Bernard Shaw
Re: [Fsuk-manchester] [Fwd: UKUUG - LINUX 08 - discount for local groups], Simon Ward, 2008/10/29