Re: [guadec-list] Keynote thoughts
- From: William from Texas <williamfromtexas gmail com>
- To: Joaquim Rocha <jrocha igalia com>
- Cc: guadec-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: [guadec-list] Keynote thoughts
- Date: Thu, 9 Feb 2012 13:54:02 +0100
If he came in 2002, maybe he could talk about what 10 years of differnce makes?
On Thu, Feb 9, 2012 at 10:43 AM, Joaquim Rocha <jrocha igalia com>
Alright. I wasn't aware of that.
On 02/09/2012 01:14 AM, Germán Póo-Caamaño wrote:
FWIW, Maddog gave a keynote during the 3rd GUADEC (Seville 2002).
Well, I see how that can upset some people in GNOME but I don't see it as an argument not to invite a great speaker like he is. Also, he was a KDE user and now AFAIK he uses GNOME.
As a side note, I can not recall if that what the time when he tried to
convince people to adopt a new logo or a mascot. His rationale was the
foot is not good for marketing: nobody can hug a foot, you can not name
it, a foot is not neutral everywhere (he said a foot can be extremely
insulting in Thailand), etc.
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