[Scottish] Debate Next Wednesday

Kyle Gordon scottish at mailman.lug.org.uk
Wed May 7 13:08:04 2003

I'll be heading along, and can bring a handful of Knoppix CDs if you like. 

On another note, what's parking like up at the venue? If anyone wants a run 
back to Glasgow afterwards too, give me a shout.


On Monday 05 May 2003 23:36, Philip Ward wrote:
> For those not yet in the know the Edinburgh Branch of the British
> Computer Society are having a debate next Wednesday 14th May on the
> subject "This house believes competition from Open Source software
> benefits the entire software industry".
> Linux Developer Stephen Tweedie will be debating with Mark Greatorex,
> Microsoft's UK .NET Developer Director.
> A healthy representation of Penguins, GNUs, GNOMES, Devils and other
> Free creatures would probably speak as loudly as any of the debaters.
> Details of the event, hosted at The Royal Pharmaceutical Society, 36
> York Place, Edinburgh at 6.00pm are at
> http://www.edinburgh.bcs.org/02-03/030514.htm
> Also it would be great if a bunch if us could each take along a handful
> of Knoppix and GNU Win CDs to give away. Anyone interested in helping
> with distribution let me know and we'll see how many CDs we can manage
> between us.
> Hope to see you there,