Help on Ubuntu advocacy [Was: Re: Ubuntu Discs have arrived!]

Magnus Therning magnus at
Sun Jun 26 18:40:17 UTC 2005

On Sat, Jun 25, 2005 at 09:04:05AM -0700, Daniel Robitaille wrote:
>Magnus Therning wrote:
>>Why would a company not be interested in making money?  Why doesn't
>>Canonical obsess about making money? Will passing out Linux CDs
>>somehow increase the value of Canonical so that its investors are
>The interview with Mark Shuttleworth from January on LugRadio
>( could be of interest to try to understand who
>is behind Ubuntu, and maybe answer some of your questions:
>The transcript of the interview:
>Actual Interview in ogg/mp3 format:

Being on a dial-up at the moment (damn BT!) I read the transcript. Well
worth the time. Can only encourage others to do the same.


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