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Re: Announcing a new book: The Debian System -- Concepts and Techniques



Le lundi 27 juin 2005 à 03:05 +0200, martin f krafft a écrit :
> Dear all,

Hello Martin,

> I am pleased to announce the availability of my new (English) book
> "The Debian System", which Open Source Press[0] introduced at the

Congratulations ! I know how difficult it is to write a book ...

>   1. http://debianbook.info

I'm a bit annoyed by your use of a domain called "debianbook.info".
You're not the only one having written a book about Debian as you can
see on :
http://www.debian.org/doc/books

It's not fair for all the other authors to "accaparate" such a name. You
haven't written THE Debian book but a book about Debian like others have
done.

I wonder if the Debian trademark should apply to your domain name ...
I'm sure your book won't hurt the Debian project so I have no reason to
(try to) ask Debian to forbid you using the Debian trademark.

However it would be fair for other authors like me to not use such an
ambiguous domain name. 

IMHO, the best way to use such a domain is to make it point to the URL
given above (the list of books on the Debian website). I hope you
understand my point of view.

Regards,
-- 
Raphaël Hertzog

Premier livre français sur Debian GNU/Linux :
http://www.ouaza.com/livre/admin-debian/



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