[ubuntu-uk] Women, LinuxWorld, Stuff

ana ana_m at onetel.com
Fri Sep 15 23:06:44 BST 2006


Adam Bagnall wrote:
>     I was thinking earlier that as far as I'm aware the LoCoTeam has no 
> female members. There must be some women in the UK who use Ubuntu? 

Yes there are ... we are probably not often following this list?
> I've 
> posted in the Ubuntu women section on the Ubuntu forums to see if I can 
> generate any interest. 

Any luck?
> I'm sure some of you have converted 
> wives/friends/sisters/girlfriends/daughters etc. who could get involved. 
No, i'm none of those.
> I'm sure that if there are women who need support for Ubuntu they would 
> feel more comfortable meeting up with another woman.
Women who can offer support for Ubuntu also feel more comfortable
meeting u pwith other women if that is what it takes to meet with people
who do not automatically assume we need support :-p

>     I was also thinking that maybe it would be good to have a woman or 2 
> at the LinuxWorld booth to show that it's not just geeky men who use 
> linux? 
I could be there if you say where it is and if I feel invited enough ...
> /me awaits inevitable comments about booth babes .


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