[clug] Advertising Linux
sunnzy at gmail.com
Fri Feb 23 05:01:03 GMT 2007
I think every professions teaching things to the kid is like
programmers around the world writing code and getting them into the
2007/2/23, Edward Lang <edlang at gmail.com>:
> 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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