[Linux-aus] Re: [clug] Re: MtM - companies using foss? - updated

Sunnz sunnzy at gmail.com
Wed Feb 28 13:16:01 UTC 2007

If targeted at Windows user, it is absolutely better to focus on
Linux, the sheer number of distro is already a confusing choice for
potential switcher.

The list itself... maybe just say they "run on free UNIX system such
as Linux", then you'll save the trouble of explain BSD while being
politically correct.

Yea, just my 2 cent, you might have better ideas...

2007/2/28, Chris Smart <chris at kororaa.org>:
> Sridhar Dhanapalan wrote:
> > On Sun, 25 Feb 2007, Sunnz <sunnzy at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > This raises the question, is this site intended to promote GNU/Linux
> > specifically or FLOSS in general? If the former, then FreeBSD deployments
> > cannot be counted. If the latter, then we can include all free and open
> > source software, including the BSDs, OpenSolaris and even FLOSS software on
> > proprietary platforms (yes, even Windows). Where is the line to be drawn?
> >
> The site is encouraging people to move to free and open source software
> in general but specifically Linux as the operating system of choice.
> So it would be a mixture of both I guess.
> -c

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