[Nottingham] Plans for the future
Paul RJ Mellors
paul at paulmellors.net
Sun May 6 10:59:06 BST 2007
Benjamin McLaughlin wrote:
> Hi, my name is Ben and I am opening an internet cafe in just over a
> months time.
> (please ffs don't anybody say what a bad idea it is. Its gonna happen
> so dont speak negatively to me.)
> Will be running edubuntu feisty and dispencing via LTSP. I have a
> testbed up and working aleady.
> Just wondered if anybody lived towards the Long Eaton area of
> Nottingham and would like to come and help me out in a months time. I
> am ok with linux but just ok. I think the main things I concearned
> about is massive customisation. (Mainly pictures and making KDE look
> like XP) and restricting the use of the user. On top of that I
> currently do not know what driver problems I could possibly run into.
> Basically I don't want to set it up on my own (overlooking some
> testing) and I don't want to pay propper technician prices. That said,
> if it were a group of you who all wanted to come and make a night of
> it. (Its an internet cafe, seating, and stuff would not be a problem)
> By night of it I mean refreshments (of what ever varieties are
> requested), food and anything else suggested would be easilly provided.
> Any other suggestions and advice would be greatly apprieciated.
> Just to clarify, does anybody want to help with the setup living in
> the Long Eaton area.
> Does anybody want to make a night of it? (14 people maximum, all
> drinks and food provided)
> If a get together is required then what date would people be most
> preferable. (11th-18th June)
> Thanks for reading,
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I'm working on University Boulevard which isn't too far, you can pencil
my name in if you want, but i won't be able to confirm until 2 weeks
before [ work shift reasons]. Feel free to contact me off list if you
need to ask me anything.
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