[linux-elitists] Shadow WinHEC?

Greg KH greg@kroah.com
Wed Mar 22 13:15:24 PST 2006


On Wed, Mar 22, 2006 at 12:44:32PM -0800, Don Marti wrote:
> begin Greg KH quotation of Wed, Mar 22, 2006 at 11:19:39AM -0800:
> 
> > The difficulty seems to be to get that same information out
> > to the companies that don't realize this, and educate them that our
> > process is radically different, and for a good reason.
> 
> So having them all mad as hell and in the same place
> at the same time is a golden opportunity.

Good point.

> > I've heard rumors that some groups are going to start to have a more
> > "hardware developer" focused conference for companies to send their
> > driver developers to interact with the Linux kernel developers, to help
> > bridge this huge marketing gap we currently have.  Hopefully it will
> > happen soon.
> 
> If we do the "unconference" model we just have to
> put up a wiki, get the space and do some hands-on
> publicity.  The developers will already be in Seattle,
> and don't have to get sent anywhere.

Fair enough, I'd be glad to drive on up and take part in it if someone
else organizes it :)

greg k-h



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