Procmail recipe needed: Education vs. Rejection
akp at eznet.net
Thu Dec 19 13:49:38 EST 2002
<smile> Touche! Touche! Actually, I think that probably my message
was written more for me than for Bill. I am, as I've said before, a
mercenary, and must use The Dreaded OS I teach it. So, I must
continually experience the difference between them. I am continually
faced with the fact that if people knew more about Linux they would
choose it in a second.
>>>>> "Janina" == Janina Sajka <janina at rednote.net> writes:
Janina> OK, Ann, you're certainly correct that these users need to
Janina> be educated. But, is it everyone's responsibility to be
Janina> an educator?
Janina> I think not. After all, there are just 24 hours in every
Janina> day, and just so much any one of us can accomplish with
Janina> those hours. Certainly, for some of us some of those hours
Janina> will be well spent educating. But, I think for others, the
Janina> time may be better spent on other worthy endeavors, such
Janina> as enhancing Speakup support in the Red Hat kernel in
Janina> Bill's instance.
Janina> I support Bill's adoption of the rejection approach.
Janina> Ann Parsons writes:
>> From: Ann Parsons <akp at eznet.net>
>> Hi all,
>> Now old Bill, there are some messages that come from reasonable
>> users of that OS. Perhaps you want something to get rid of
>> HTML? You can't blame the message senders, old Bill, they're
>> just not enlightened. They need education, not rejection.
>> Ann P.
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Janina> Janina Sajka, Director
Janina> Technology Research and Development Governmental Relations
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Janina> Email: janina at afb.net Phone: (202) 408-8175
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