Thanks to John Babich for sending out the full IRC transcript.
The simple recap, for folks who don't want to read the whole IRC log:
John Adams, of the Red Hat Brand team, has provided us with a template
of what a full Marketing Plan looks like. That templates lives on the
We've dramatically simplified our task list to focus on fleshing out a
full marketing plan for Fedora based on this skeleton. The task list,
with owners, can be found here:
Over the next week, the owners of key sections of this Marketing Plan will
be asking questions, making proposals, and filling this plan in, bit by
If someone asks a question of you on-list -- like "I think that our target
audience for press releases should be X, Y, and Z" -- PLEASE RESPOND.
You're on this mailing list because you care about the marketing of
Fedora, so please take this opportunity to express your opinions. You
folks *are* Fedora. We need to hear you.
Next week we will convene on IRC once again to see what progress we've
Time: Thursday, March 6, 2000 GMT/UTC (3pm Eastern US)
Thanks to all of today's participants. It's been a while since I led an
IRC meeting, and this one was extremely worthwhile. Let's keep the
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