Subject: Re: Consultants site
From: Lajos Moczar <lmocz@galatea.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2003 12:29:19 -0700

Or Cocoon from ASF - a nice use of open source software ;)

Lajos


Karsten M. Self wrote:
> on Fri, Jan 24, 2003 at 12:22:33AM -0800, Rich Bodo (rsb@ostel.com) wrote:
> 
>>Hi,
>>
>>	A small group of consultants from the lists that we are all on
>>	has put together a web site (www.6-30.org) designed to take
>>	advantage of a consulting opportunity.  It made sense to us
>>	that people might consider using a group of consultants to
>>	convert them to Linux rather than upgrading from NT to the
>>	latest MSOS.  Site's pretty bare right now, could use some
>>	sprucing up and more appropriate verbage.  
> 
> 
> I don't know how much information you want, or whether MSFT bashing is
> the way to go.  LUGoD has a pretty compelling set of "Why not MSFT"
> items at their site.  Might want to cherry pick some particulars:
> 
>     http://www.lugod.org/microsoft/
> 
> ...and a CMS (content mgt sys) like Scoop or TWiki might be useful to
> provide color to the site.
> 
> 
>>      But it's there, and
>>	we have done some minimal promotion at linuxworld, and we have
>>	a mailing list:
>>
>>	http://www.softorchestra.com/mailman/listinfo/linux-consultants
>>
>>	Actually, that's alan's list for our lunch group, but it's
>>	unofficially the 6-30.org list until we get a new one.  It's
>>	got archives.
>>
>>	So there is really a dual purpose to our group:
>>
>>	1) to market our services with smashing ideas like 6-30.org
>>
>>	2) to find really good places to have lunch.
> 
> 
> Speaking of which, when's the next lunch date?  Or is everyone in NYC
> right now (/me suspects not).
> 
> Peace.
> 


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