Re: Women's Linux Distro (could it become reality?)
On Sat, Sep 29, 2007 at 06:37:25AM +0200, Tina Isaksen wrote:
> Michelle Konzack wrote:
>> Am 2007-09-23 18:47:11, schrieb senegal seventythree:
>>> Could we make a Women's linux distro for and by Women?
>>> How long would it take and when could we start making
>>> it. We could base it on debian or ubuntu.
>> ------------------------- END OF REPLIED MESSAGE -------------------------
>> Wnd what should I do with a Debian WOMEN Disti?
>> I am happy with a GENDER NEUTRAL Debian GNU/Linux Distribution.
>> Note: "a Women's linux distro" would offend me since I am Hermaphrodit!
> I put this 'senegal' person in the troll category. A 'womens distro' sounds
> so utterly meaningless and silly I didn't think anyone would take it
> seriously. But this troll (or whatever he/ she is) must have been extremely
> active because he/she has lead to not one  but two  articles on
> Linux.com! The DW list is the only woman oriented mailing list I'm on these
> days but I'm obviously missing out on quite a lot :P
>  http://www.linux.com/feature/119489
>  http://www.linux.com/feature/119488
Yea, I saw one of the article. Mike's comment was fodder for a magazine
write. Once again, no one asked, from what I read, anyone from this or
any other similar forum for a comment on it.
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