movies, open source, RMS and linux...

From: John Foust <>
Date: Thu Nov 25 12:33:40 2004

At 05:12 PM 11/24/2004, Doc Shipley wrote:
> I mentioned corresponding with RMS on behalf of a LUG here, the University of Texas SIGLinux. RMS was planning a speaking tour and SIGL invited him here. The official FSF position, which was later verified by personal email from Stallman, was that he would be very happy to speak in Austin.
> As long as the official name of SIGLinux was changed to include GNU.

Having heard the story before, I've always wondered why they didn't
simply change the name for a month or two, then change it back. :-)

- John
Received on Thu Nov 25 2004 - 12:33:40 GMT

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