Re: "professional" debian booths (was: Re: booth planning LinuxTag)

From: Michael Meskes (
Date: Thu Jun 21 2001 - 12:44:25 CEST

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    On Thu, Jun 21, 2001 at 11:32:51AM +0200, Thimo Neubauer wrote:
    > And _this_ is the way to go: going out of the booth tracking down
    > people looking a bit confused, even if they wear a suit :) It really


    > debian and what we consider as free software... But I believe that the
    > strength of Debian is that we want to help people (or why do we do
    > this :) The Debian booth is the place where you really get help and

    Couldn't agree more.

    > distro is great. And believe me: a Debian-guy you don't at all
    > understand because he speaks some kind of techie-language but with

    But then it's not a given that you cannot understand a Debian guy. We should
    be able to talk to beginners in a way they understand us.


    Michael Meskes
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