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Re: [myoss] Re: [ossig] Software Freedom Day. - Need a Venue.



On Mon, 2005-09-05 at 20:33 +0800, Dinesh Nair wrote:
> On 09/05/05 20:16 Dinesh Nair said the following:
> > On 09/05/05 14:09 Ow Mun Heng said the following:
> > 
> >> What is the possibility of doing something like this in say... the
> >> Golden Triangle?
> > 
> > 
> > given the malaysian propensity for all things free (as in beer), wouldnt 
> > this then result in a bunch of people just picking up free CDs to be 
> 
> as an addendum to what i've said, perhaps the plan could be modified so 
> that SFD volunteers visit offices situated along the skyscrapers of jalan 
> sultan ismail and its surrounds and then conduct short (15 minute) sessions 
> on open source software as well as leave a few CDs with OpenOffice.Org (for 
> windows) around. this will hopefully start the offices on moving away from 
> proprietary document formats towards oo.o and at the same time, give them 
> an alternative towards switching desktop operating systems later on.

This is a nice idea, but at the same time, this hinges towards
'unsolicitated'. hehe.


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Ow Mun Heng
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