[linux-elitists] Fwd: [vox] Microsoft interested in our feelings
Karsten M. Self
Mon Dec 22 00:32:28 PST 2003
on Sun, Dec 21, 2003 at 10:28:12AM -0500, Jon Carnes (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> On Sun, 2003-12-21 at 08:59, James Morris wrote:
> > On Sun, 21 Dec 2003, Tim Potter wrote:
> > > Why not do some of this kind of work for GNOME/KDE/Samba/$OTHER_OSS_PROJECT
> > > instead?
> > Bingo.
> > I wonder how Microsoft would react if we asked them to provide us with
> > access to their dyed-in-the-wool customers to find out why they still
> > haven't moved to Linux.
> Well some Triluggers just gave a Linux Migration talk at the local NT
> users group (Triangle in NC). It was well attended and the folks were
> all *very* interested.
> It's happening - but at a grass roots level.
I've started attending PC UGs as well, and am pretty much stunned. You
mention you use GNU/Linux, flash some Knoppix disks, and brace yourself
for the stampede.
There's a *lot* of restless natives out there.
Karsten M. Self <email@example.com> http://kmself.home.netcom.com/
What Part of "Gestalt" don't you understand?
The revolution will not be televised.
You can apt-get it from the usual mirrors, however. http://www.debian.org/
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