Subject: Re: Community Issues ** LONG **
To: Herb Peyerl <>
From: Tim Rightnour <>
List: netbsd-advocacy
Date: 02/22/1999 11:05:00
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Date: Mon, 22 Feb 1999 11:05:00 -0700 (MST)
From: Tim Rightnour <>
To: Herb Peyerl <>
Subject: Re: Community Issues ** LONG **
Cc: netbsd-advocacy@NetBSD.ORG, Michael Graff <>

On 22-Feb-99 Herb Peyerl spoke unto us all:
#  This needs volunteers who will actually stick with it, be dedicated, and
#  form a real PR department.  I'm about sucked-dry as it is.

Why not take the final step, and actually form a "PR department"?  Saying
"anyone can work on PR stuff" isn't quite the same as the pride of being an
official team member of some sorts.  Perhaps a NetBSD PR web page, with names
of people who are officialy active in setting things like this up.

Having an offical departement gives those people a little bit more confidence
when dealing with others.  It would also give you (herb) a way to delegate some
of the PR opportunities you might see, but not have time to participate or

Tim Rightnour  -
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