[clug] Advertising Linux

Edward Lang edlang at gmail.com
Fri Feb 23 04:51:15 GMT 2007


On 2/23/07, Sunnz <sunnzy at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2007/2/23, Paul Wayper <paul.wayper at anu.edu.au>:
> >
> > I still wish for ads that presented Linux not as a nerdy introvert but
> > as someone who can talk to both, and yet is far more interesting, open
> > and personable than either.  Imagine, on those ads, Linux being someone
> > like Mark Shuttleworth, Tridge or (dare I say it) Jeff Waug
> Have you seen the IBM one?
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ZmJ63sHoKU&NR
> Pretty awesome IMO.

Which of those personalities, professions and paradigms actually espouse the
various tenets underlying the Free Software movement? :) I mean, plumbing?
Come on. That's about as locked-in as you can get.

 - Edward.

Edward C. Lang
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