[Ubuntu-be] Ubuntu friendly shops

Patrick Coeman patrick.coeman at 171.be
Mon Mar 27 17:11:13 BST 2006


We install Ubuntu as standard for desktops. Yes I have a financial
intrest there. Sorry...

Jerome Hanoteau wrote:

> Hello everybody,
>
>  thanks for your implication. I just can add a little piece of
> information about
> shops supporting linux.
>
> The following shop:
>
> Cyberbraine SA
> Informatique - ordinateurs
>
>  Tel:02 385 26 40
>
>  Place de la Gare 14
> Braine l'Alleud (Braine-l'Alleud) - 1420
>
> provides PCs with Mandriva preinstalled
>
> He also proposed PC with Linux at the city of Braine-l'alleud in
> answer to an
> "apple d'offre" (but they prefered windows PCs proposed by another shop)
>
> It is quite nice to speak with him about hardware supporting linux
>
> The question is: support for Linux is it  sufficient to be added to
> the ubuntu
> friendly shops list.
>
> According to my criteria the answer is yes but....
>
> I have absolutely no financial interest or connection with this shop
> and its
> manager ;o)
>
>
>   Jerome
>   Jerome at hanoteau.org
>
>
>
> Quoting fsc at info.fundp.ac.be:
>
>> Selon Lionel Dricot <ploum at ubuntu.com>:
>>
>>> Hello,
>>>
>>> In order to have the official ubuntu-be domain and lot of other cool
>>> stuff, I think it's important that we become an official loco-team.
>>>
>>> In order to do this, we have to show us at the Community Council of
>>> April 3rd :
>>>
>>> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/CommunityCouncilAgenda
>>>
>>> I suggest that, for this date, we could show :
>>>
>>> - a first and simple version of our website. (I cannot connect to it
>>> anymore (just me ?) but I was loving the CMSMS theme. Really great.)
>>> - a 10 line summary of all ideas we have discussed here on this list.
>>> - a list of planned or already done Real-life activities were some
>>> of us
>>> were active as Ubunteros and were we could pretend to be "Ubuntu-be
>>> members" if we were an official LocoTeam.
>>>
>>>
>>> Unfortunatly, I have a job interview the 3rd so I will not be
>>> present at
>>> the meeting. If you can (and want ;-) )represent Ubuntu-be to this
>>> meeting, let me know (with your Launchpad accound name)
>>>
>>> I will send a mail with all our informations to the Ubuntu LocoTeam
>>> responsible on April 2nd. I will also add the name of 3 or 4 people
>>> that
>>> will represent us. (altought everyone is welcome)
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>
>>> Lionel
>>>
>>> PS : sorry for my inactivity, but I want my diploma at the end of this
>>> year ;-)
>>
>>
>>
>> I'm away for this week, "animating" 19 kids (14-17yo) to learn how to
>> create a
>> website (ie. try to understand how computers works). I'll promote Ubuntu
>> obviously. Can it be considered as an action ?
>> I did the same in the school where i was teaching "computer sciences"
>> (ie. web
>> sites too). I did a 50 minutes presentation of Free-softwares
>> (philosophy, foss
>> for windows, Creative commons, ...) and a 50 minutes presentation of
>> Ubuntu,
>> distributing ~30 cd, only to interested peoples. Is it considered as
>> an action
>> ?
>> I'll sign the ubuntero documents next week :-)
>>
>> I'll be back next week, with plenty time for at least 2 weeks (1/2 time
>> unemployed as teacher and Easteren Hollidays :-) ). I'm proposing a
>> meeting In
>> Real Life for web site discussion (and beers) 8 or 9 April (i'm not sick
>> anymore :-) ). I hope that i'll have time the week before to add
>> content in
>> english and french, having no capabilities for dutch nor german.
>> I remember somebody said he's collecting shops who sell computers
>> with Ubuntu
>> (is it right ? ). I think it might be on the site for Dapper, to
>> press other
>> vendors to do it too :-)
>>
>> I contacted "Test-Achats" for the press-release on wednesday last
>> week, i'm
>> waiting an answer.
>>
>> What's the belgian time for 9UTC ? I migth be there, but haven't got
>> the time
>> here to search for this :-)
>>
>> Last question for today (next check of ubuntu mails in 2 days,
>> webmail without
>> spam tools isn't easy with about 200 Mails/spam a day :-( ) :
>> does anybody in belgium tried Edubuntu in a school's real life (and
>> the ltsp
>> http://doc.ubuntu-fr.org/edubuntu/ltsp ) ?
>>
>> Greetings,
>> -- 
>> François Schoubben
>>
>> P.S. Ploum, courage, la dernière est une belle année, on voit la fin
>> du tunnel
>> :-) Mémoire sur quoi, Ubuntu ;-) ?
>>
>>
>> -- 
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>> ubuntu-be at lists.ubuntu.com
>> https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-be
>>
>>
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