"Fedora Remix" etymology
gdk at redhat.com
Thu Oct 2 18:45:45 UTC 2008
On Thu, 2 Oct 2008, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 2, 2008 at 9:29 AM, Jack Aboutboul <jaa at redhat.com> wrote:
>> I remember it because I came up with the phraseology because I
>> was working a lot with creative commons at the time.
>> Max Spevack can confirm.
> Okay Spin Doctor, how do we actually communicate that fact without it
> sounding reactionary? Didn't Mo' put together some banner art work
> for F7 that used the terminology?
We don't communicate it at all. We just take the term and swing it
around like a 9-iron, and dare someone to take it away from us. And when
they do try, we have an aggressive communications plan that says "Fedora:
Remixing since 2006. Booyah."
Oh, and also, we put "Fedora Remix" in the boot sequence of every OLPC
system on earth. Scoreboard.
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