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SubjectRe: [Ksummit-2006-discuss] 2007 Linux Kernel Summit
On Thu, Jan 25, 2007 at 10:28:49PM -0500, Theodore Tso wrote:
> Still, if someone wants to pay a vast quantity of money to pay travel
> for all so that the KS can be held in some exotic location (especially
> if it's Waikiki beach, or Aspen Colorado during the skiing season),
> I'm sure people will be willing to listen. But realistically, it just
> doesn't make sense, so it's not likely someone would make us such an
> offer. (Unless perhaps in some conspiracy theory scenario where
> Microsoft pays $$$ to some VC company to sponsor an event in Moskow,
> and then contracts out to the KGB to fill the meeting room with an
> aerosolized powder of Polonium 210 to kill off all of the top Linux
> developers in one fell swoop. But that sort of thing only happens in
> spy novels. :-)

The Caribbean is also a nice place for a conference, and it might fit
your geographic criteria better than Moscow. And if your president gets
convinced that Linux is terrorism against Microsoft, there's a nice
US-controlled venue on Cuba. ;-)

> Regards,
> - Ted



"Is there not promise of rain?" Ling Tan asked suddenly out
of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
"Only a promise," Lao Er said.
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