[ubuntu-uk] Introduction

doug livesey biot023 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 19 10:10:03 GMT 2009


I'm terrible at actually making it to meetups, but nonetheless would be
interested in such a group.
I'm loving Ubuntu, but work pressure being what it is, I'm just not getting
the time to explore it properly on my own, so a group could be perfect.
I'm based just down the road near Blackburn.
   Doug.

2009/3/19 Simon Wears <munkyjunky at googlemail.com>

> I'm in Manchester city center, and would be interested in such a group.
>
> Simon Wears
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> On 19 Mar 2009, at 07:39, James Milligan <lake54 at lake54.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi Matt
> >
> > I run Ubuntu on a virtual machine and don't really have a lot of
> > experience with it to be honest.
> >
> > I also live in south Manchester - well more Cheshire really - so it'd
> > be helpful for me to have one of those groups ;-)
> >
> > James
> >
> > On 19 Mar 2009, at 07:24, Matt <matthaslam at ntlworld.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Hello everyone
> >>
> >> I just wanted to introduce myself to the group. I am an experienced
> >> Linux user, living in South Manchester. My interest is in the
> >> promotion
> >> of free software to the general public. I am an experienced Ubuntu
> >> user,
> >> web designer and can program in Java and Python to an intermediate
> >> level.
> >>
> >> My hope is to help create a South Manchester Ubuntu group, that could
> >> organise regular meetings providing installation and usage advice as
> >> well as attend events within the local community to promote free
> >> software and help people move away from their usual (and expensive)
> >> OS's.
> >>
> >> I have helped a number of people convert to using Ubuntu and the
> >> response has always been positive. I hope this can be broadened to
> >> the
> >> wider community in a face-to-face way. I believe that around the
> >> Chorlton area of the city this would be embraced with open arms
> >>
> >>
> >> Thanks for your time.
> >>
> >> Matt
> >>
> >>
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