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Re: [SLUG] I vote one for a newbies list
- To: Sydney Linux User Group <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] I vote one for a newbies list
- From: James Wilkinson <jamesw@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon Feb 5 03:02:02 2001
- Reply-to: Some Linux Users Group <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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This one time, at band camp, Ken Foskey said:
>My hat goes in with Terry.
>I think that there is great scope for a newbies list. This list should
>have predefined answers to 'which is the best distro' with input from
>each camp. We KNOW that archives will not really work with newbies.
Hrm, I think the main SLUG list is good for newbies, what is being
suggested is SIGs for advanced users.
What you're really suggesting is a FAQ, and I'll wager that SLUG
maintaining a FAQ will be just replicating answers from official FAQs.
"Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to using
(o_ ' Windows NT for mission-critical applications."
//\ -- What Yoda *meant* to say, Devin L. Ganger, scary.devil.monastery