Re: BSP in Bordeaux (France) during LSM/RMLL, 6-11 July 2010
On Jun 17, 2010, at 15:35, Xavier Oswald wrote:
> On 11:30 Thu 17 Jun , Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
>> Hi people,
>> full quote to your benefit below, from a post on -events-eu.
>> I believe it would warrant a news item on the website, doesn't it?
>> Xavier, would you be so kind to take care of preparing a news item (it
>> will essentially boil down to see whether someone from -publicity has
>> amendments to propose for your text, and finally mail a "OK, it's ready"
>> message to the list when done).
> Thanks Stefano. Here is a draft for a news entry. Im not a native english
> speaker so help is very welcome. :)
I'm a native English speaker and help out with Debian Publicity so I'll take a stab. :-)
> Debian Project At LSM/RMLL 2010
> 6-11 July 2010
> The Debian Project is happy to announce that it will be represented at
> the LSM/RMLL event in Bordeaux, France, this year. At the booth, members of the
> project will be available for questions and discussions and will give a preview
> of the new version Debian 6.0 "Squeeze", which is expected to be released this
> The Debian project invites users, developers and everyone else interested to
> visit the booth and ask questions, discuss technical issues and meet the Debian
> project and its developers in person.
Excellently written. :)
> As for lot of organized Debian booth, goodies and Tshirts will be selled there.
I might change this slightly garbled syntax to:
As for the organized Debian booth, goodies and Tshirts will be selled there.
> More information at http://debian.org or contact Xavier Oswald
> About LSM/RMLL
> 2010 Libre Software Meeting is a free (as a beer and as a speech) and non
> commercial conference with talks, workshops and round tables about Free
> Software and its uses. The LSM goal is to provide a place for exchange between
> Free Software developers, users and stakeholders.
> LSM is organized this year in Bordeaux from 6th to 11th of July, 2010 by a set
> of local LUGs and organizations with the help of several public and private
> More information at http://2010.rmll.info/?lang=en
> Debian related talks:
> Debian Edu Blend - by Adreas Tille
> DebianEdu/Skolelinux - by Xavier Oswald and Christian Kuelker
> Debian Accessibility Blend - by Andreas Tille
> The Debian GNU/Linux project - by Xavier Oswald
> FusionForge, one year and a half later - by Roland Mas
> Bug Squashing Party:
> In order to help Debian for the release of Debian Squeeze, there will be a
> Bug-Squashing-Party holding during LSM/RMLL.
> Even if you are not a Debian developer, but are interested in helping
> Debian to get all the open release critical bugs fixed, you're welcome
> at the BSP. There will be enough developers around to sponsor your NMUs.
I might change that last sentence to: There will be developers around to sponsor your NMUs.
Overall I think it is clear and informative.