[ubuntu-uk] Novell adverts

alan c aeclist at candt.waitrose.com
Tue Mar 27 16:16:13 BST 2007

gord wrote:

>personally i'm of the opinion that we don't
> need to convince 'your average user', your average user uses what comes
> pre-installed on their computer when they buy it from PC-world or..
> wherever it is the cool kids get their pc's from these days, the people
> that need convincing are the small business leaders,
> government/education leaders and distributes.

I do tend to agree. It is the lack of awareness from institutions of 
all sorts that is holding linux back.

I asked the manager at a local Computer World store about a possible 
open source display event. Apart from it all being 'head office sir' 
stuff, it was also said that if they did not sell it they would not be 
interested in displaying it.
alan cocks
Kubuntu user#10391

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