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Joe Thanks for the Intro.
It's interesting that we have a number of Mac people on in the group.
You should hook up with Joe Villari because he also is using Macs
>> I convinced my boss to allow
>> me to install Yellow Dog on my Mac at work.
One of the things we need to get together on is the annoucements
section is working in a rudementary way. We need to hook it into
some mailing functions to lists, and groups and influential peoples.
I also need to get you on the News Sections and give your rigths to
>>I see the mission of the Public Relations Committee as being to get as
>>much public attention as possible on the activities of NYLXS.
> To that
>>end, some tasks of the Public Relations Committee will be to forge
>>relationsips with people in the News Media, and notify them of NYLXS
>>activities which might be news worthy,
We might have friends at the NY TImes :)
>>to develop relationships with
>>other Linux/Free Software Groups and keep them notified of NYLXS
>>activities, and generally anything to get the message out there.
Jay Schulzburg, Mike Smith, Jim Gleason, Ari Jort, Don Marti (from a distance). Corperate
exposure is also good, and NYU has a Linux Group. Contact Barry Weiser who runs a larger
Computing umbrela group (barry-at-weiser.net).
I have other contacts as well we can discuss.
Time and Date for a PR committee meeting?
>>Seriously though, I am looking for voluteers to help with what I imagine
>>will be the enormous task of keeping the rest of the world informed
>>about all of the many undertakings of NYLXS.
>>If you would like to help out send me an email at joeg-at-nylxs.com.
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