Success Story :-)

Rameshkumar ubuntu.ramesh at
Fri Jul 22 09:20:28 UTC 2005

Really a good show and very excellent job. 

Thanks for adding more happiness to Open Source. 

Thanks and Regards, 

- GE India 
Linux Engineer 

On 7/22/05, Senectus . <senectus at> wrote:
> PA to the CFO comes over and requires an urgent Diagram of a display
> booth we're putting up at a local convention.
> 10 mins of stuffing around with pencils and erasers and me getting
> angry with my disability to draw what's in my head.
> PA says we should buy MS Visio for this.
> I get a brainwave and whip out my laptop with ubuntu on it.
> 5 min later I have opened up "synaptic" searched for "Diagram", found
> "Dia", marked it for installation and clicked apply.
> Another 5 mins later I have Dia open and rapidly building a suitable
> plan for what's required.
> An hour later it's exported to .png and sent to a very happy PA.
> Couldn't have done it without the Open Source movement, Thank you all.
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