Subject: Re: Linux news
To: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
From: Herb Peyerl <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/09/1999 12:17:50
Ignatios Souvatzis <>  wrote:
 > On Fri, Apr 09, 1999 at 04:49:54PM +0200, Eric Delcamp wrote:
 > > In a different manner, could someone take the job of an 'official press
 > > relationship' ?
 > > His fonction will be to write 'official press release', and send it to
 > > computer magazines.
 > > We SHOULD think about this, or something similar. I could take care of
 > > french magazines, but we need to say the same things in all countries.
 > This (that is, thinking about this) is what the advocacy list is partly
 > about, I think.

As long as people making press releases are conscious of spelling 
and grammer... Nothing gets on my nerves more than reading a press
release with bad spelling and grammar... I don't claim to be perfect
but I generally get others to read my press releases before I send

It would be better to have a list of email addresses and urls to send
press releases in each of the major languages, and then have a team of
folks who can be called upon to translate press releases to other 
languages and take care of posting them to their regional media and