[UbuntuWomen] Mark Shuttleworth's comments

Caroline Ford caroline.ford.work at googlemail.com
Sun Oct 4 11:27:17 UTC 2009

When and where did Mark Shuttleworth say this? It's the first I've  
heard of it.


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On 4 Oct 2009, at 06:39, Ilavenil Thirumavalavan <ilavenil at gmail.com>  

> I've always viewed Linux as a community - you use other's skills,  
> and give back what you can. And when I installed Ubuntu a couple of  
> months back, it was so wonderful that I'm never going back to M$  
> again. However, after reading Mark Shuttleworth's comments on  
> "explaining to the girls", I feel disillusioned, and was actually  
> thinking of switching to another distro, till I came across this  
> group. I'm sure there have been discussions about the sexist remarks  
> in this group. Can anyone give me some links to access those emails?  
> And, is there any action planned from the group? I want to take part.
> Ilavenil
> -- 
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> long as it makes you feel good, as it is not to care how you got  
> your money as long as you have got it.
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