I'd like to join :)

Ali Linx ali.linux at amjjawad.net
Wed Sep 24 04:06:49 UTC 2014

On 09/20/2014 04:01 PM, Ali Linx wrote:
> Hello everyone,

Hi again,

> I guess Jared Norris may recognize my name. For those who don't know 
> me yet, this is my Wiki: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/amjjawad
> For the last 4 years, I have been one of the most super active 
> contributors to Ubuntu Communities and during that time, I have 
> started my own projects such us:
> StartUbuntu
> and
> ToriOS
> and more ..
> Also, I had some real life activities like: converting 61 machines to 
> GNU/Linux:
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/StartUbuntu/Activities/ConvertCompetition
> Have not updated my record yet from 60 to 61 :)
> Now, my entire real life has changed. I am in Sydney (Australia) now. 
> I'd like to join you and put all my experience, knowledge, activities, 
> projects, etc at your service and the entire country.
> For the last 4 years, most of my activities were online. Now, I am 
> very much interested to go for another challenge and move these 
> activities to real life. Where I came from (Dubai), there are very and 
> I mean VERY few people know are using GNU/Linux. Speaking of 61 
> machines converted, only very few people (owners of these machines) 
> have heard about it and 99% of those who have heard about it, had used 
> it. And, I know people over there tend to use either Mac or Windows 
> which is a fact that I don't like at all and have tried to changed it 
> and managed to change the life of 61 machines, a side from others that 
> I haven't converted myself.
> Now, it is time for a real challenge. Convert people in real life to 
> GNU/Linux.
> I have just arrived very recently and I haven't yet done anything 
> except getting new phone number. This is the 2nd email I send while I 
> am here and it happens that you are the first team I am contacting :) 
> I haven't even contacted my teams like (Ubuntu GNOME, ToriOS and 
> StartUbuntu).
> I'd like to meet you all if possible and I'd like to help as much as I 
> can. Those who have worked side by side with me, they can vouch for my 
> ability to help, beside my skills and knowledge :)
> Some might not believe all what is written on a Wiki Page. Yes, I do 
> like to prove that rather than asking people to read :D
> Hope you accept me in this team and hope I could help with everything 
> I have in hands.

I have not heard any word from anyone yet. Also, IRC channels are so quiet.

> Thanks and sorry for the long email.

Thank you :)

Hope all are okay!


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