Re: using Debian money to buy and handle booth stuff (Re: Disappointment about the appearance of our CLT booth)

From: Michael Meskes <>
Date: Mon, 23 Mar 2009 18:37:17 +0100

On Mon, Mar 23, 2009 at 04:50:42PM +0000, Steve McIntyre wrote:
> Is it really worth spending a lot of money on DVDs to give away? Our
> experience in the UK is that it's just not worth it: the vast majority
> just get dropped in the bin. We used to sell CDs and DVDs, but even
> that has stopped these days. Anybody (just about!) who's interested in
> trying a distro will have enough broadband or similar, so we don't
> bother carrying them around any more. People come to talk to us, or to
> ask for help with problems, or to get their keys signed, or to buy
> T-shirts.
> Is it really this different in Germany?

No, not at all. I coudln't agree more with you on this.


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