[PLUG] [Commercial]Want to ask Linus something? Here's your chance!

Shantanoo Mahajan shantanoo at gmail.com
Tue Jul 10 12:40:29 PDT 2007


On 10-Jul-07, at 11:18 AM, Swapnil Bhartiya wrote:

> Dear Friends & Colleagues,
>
> Great News! Linus Torvalds has agreed to respond to selective  
> questions from the Indian Linux/OSS community.
>
> The background: I had filed a story in the June 07 issue of LFY on  
> Microsoft's claim that Linux infringed on its patents. While I was  
> seeking opinions from the industry stalwarts, Linus ji also agreed  
> to share his views on the topics. (http://efytimes.com/archive/ 
> preview.asp?articleid=14)
>
> Post the issue, we received a lot of queries from our readers,  
> which were addressed to Linus.
>
> So, I approached him to check if he was ready to respond to queries  
> from Indian techies. He consented. The two broad topics we would  
> like to discuss with him are are:
>
> 1. The technology roadmap of Linux (especially the kernel)
> 2. The role Indian techies can play in developing Linux and Open  
> Source
>
> Hence, I seek your help in compiling a list of questions that will  
> we could ask Linus.
>
> The interview will be published in LFY and subsequently released as  
> a 'creative commons' document, since it will be a true community  
> driven initiative.
>
>  So, friends please help me out!
>
> Deadline: Friday: 13th, July 07.
>
> Regards
> Swapnil
>

What is '[Commercial]' in this?

regards,
shantanoo



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