FUD: An acronym for Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt. A typical tactic used by
the opponents of open source to prevent its widespread adoption.
Con: In opposition or disagreement with; against.
FUDCon II, the second gathering of Fedora Users and Developers, will be
held at LinuxTag, on the 24th and 25th of June in Karlsruhe, Germany.
FUDCon II will feature presentations from prominent members of the Fedora
Project, both from Red Hat and from the Fedora community. Attendance is
free to anyone attending LinuxTag, and pre-registration to LinuxTag is
also free; visit http://linuctag.org
for more details.
The FUDCon staff requests that those who plan to attend FUDCon II reply
via email to fudcon-register(a)fedoraproject.org.
Thanks, and we'll see you in Karlsruhe!
Call for Presentations
Working on an interesting project that uses Fedora? Looking to find
contributors to help with your work, or just looking to share your project
with the world? The Fedora Project is looking for presenters at FUDCon
II. Any topic that relates significantly to the Fedora Project will be
Please submit an abstract of no more than 250 words to
Submission deadline: Friday, April 22nd, 2005
Notification of decision: Friday, May 6th, 2005
Final version deadline: Friday, May 27th, 2005
Greg DeKoenigsberg ] [ the future masters of technology will have
Community Relations ] [ to be lighthearted and intelligent. the
Red Hat ] [ machine easily masters the grim and the
] [ dumb. --mcluhan