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Re: [vox] News about speakers & talks

I am not saying he's satan, but he is generally disliked by many for his
arrogant disposition (OpenBSD really isn't all that impressive as far as I
am concerned).  When I encountered him at Usenix I found him to just be


On Fri, 24 May 2002, nbs wrote:

> On Fri, May 24, 2002 at 01:31:44PM -0700, joseph e arruda wrote:
> > 
> > Good luck. Theo has practically open animosity towards Linux users, but
> > you are welcome to try.
> Hehe - He sounds interested, but just doesn't make it out this way very
> often.  He said he'd look into finding someone else who might be able to
> speak, and he DID bring up the fact that most don't like talking at
> "Linux" groups.
> He made a comment about the fact that "we [LUGOD] chose to put the word
> 'Linux' in our name."
> My response to that was the fact that many of us were pretty wet behind
> the ears.  Personally, I was VERY unfamiliar with Linux, let alone GNU
> and FSF (though having toyed with Unix so long, I guess I don't have
> too much of an excuse).  I'm sure many of us didn't even realize Linux
> was anything more than "RedHat."  :^)
> > He's also got a disposition worse than if you
> > made a composite clone from all of mine and Peters worst qualities.
> Well, so far he's been a perfect gentleman, so *nyeah* :^P
> ;^)
> -bill!
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