[ILUG-BOM] Fwd: [ilugd] The MS trojan horse in Linux Asia 2007

Siddhesh Poyarekar siddhesh.poyarekar@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Thu Feb 1 18:47:10 IST 2007

On 2/1/07, Kenneth Gonsalves <lawgon at au-kbc.org> wrote:
> >> such an event. What is the criteria for participating in this
> >> apparently
> >> Linux event?

A FOSS event should ideally have no criteria for participation. The F
stands for free=freedom after all.

> >> Conversely, is there any way a Linux company can participate in an
> >> Microsoft promoting event and talk about the virtues of Linux?
> >
> > Let us find out by proposing such a participation at next MS event and
> > if they refuse try to highlight it in press. Unfortunately most of the
> > main stream press does not know or care.

The "care" or "don't care" depends on the writing style as well and
not just the subject.

Siddhesh Poyarekar

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