Going off-topic quick (was Re: [Linux-aus] linux.conf.au in January)
michael at msdavies.net
Tue Feb 15 09:40:02 UTC 2005
Jeff Waugh said:
> <quote who="Michael Davies">
>> Jeff Waugh said:
>> Nope, you're wrong, it's got to be Linux.Conf.Au :-) It gets really
>> to write press releases with "linux.conf.au" as the preferred
>> capitalisation - you can never start sentences with the conference name.
> linux.conf.au fits in at the front of a sentence without capitalisation.
> It is a proper noun with a defined capitalisation rule.
Yes, but when reported in the media it just gets converted to
Linux.conf.au (which look silly IMHO), hence why my personal preference
is Linux.Conf.Au, but I don't really care.
>> BTW, when will we see the GNOME.Conf.Au 2005 website up? Is this year
>> the year we'll see official GNOME.Conf.Au thongs for sale? :-)
> gnome.conf.au website will be up this afternoon. We may have tshirts and
> stuff. Suggestions were called for on gnome-au-list a while back.
Cool! Saw the announce. Having schwag for sale would be great too.
 Even hackers do it, see?
michael at msdavies dot net
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