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Re: [vox-outreach] My/our own OSS disc
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Re: [vox-outreach] My/our own OSS disc



On Wed, 2003-12-10 at 05:07, Bill Kendrick wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 10, 2003 at 05:01:18AM -0800, Bill Kendrick wrote:
> <snip> 
> > My main focus is on very general audience.  I'm thinking something similar
> > to GNUWinII, or The Open CD, but our own collection.
> 
> Closer to The Open CD, I guess. :^)
> 
> I'd probably remove some stuff like VNC, PuTTY or 7-Zip,
> and include things like Tux Paint, Audacity.
> (e.g., some stuff from GnuWinII or elsewhere that's good)
> 
> I'm thinking it'd be meant for people who _might_ be sophisticated enough
> to MAYBE want to rip and burn CDs, but nothing more complicated...
> no weird network tools, not too many off-the-wall games that just happen
> to be built for Win32, etc...
> 
> I guess I'm kind of targetting 'moms and dads,' like I do with Tux Paint.
> It just seems a waste to ONLY burn Tux Paint, when there's excellent stuff
> out there like Mozilla and OpenOffice.org...

Sure. Go with Evolution and Gimp.

> -bill!
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