Is anyone still heading this effort? Is anyone still interested?
It looked like it was heading somewhere, and then discussion dropped off
the face of the earth.
On Sat, 28 Apr 2001, Dan Kegel wrote:
> Hey, I could contribute some schwag to the effort; something
> like "everyone who orders a game (and pays in advance :-) gets
> entered into a drawing for their own pet Ximian". (He's really cute, by
> the way. It's good schwag.)
> - Dan
> brian@... wrote:
> > We at the SFVLUG are interested. Marc Provitt and I were talking about
> > this discount just the other day, and I was thinking it would be nice
> > get other LUGs involved too. I am glad to see others had the same
> > Is there anything we can do to coordinate? If this becomes an official
> > effort, I will put a notice on the site, send out a mailing, and
> > it at our CSUN meeting Thursday.
> > - Brian Ragazzi
> > On Sat, 28 Apr 2001, Dan Kegel wrote:
> > > John Wenger wrote:
> > > > Christopher Smith <x@...> wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > I just want to see how
> > > > > many parties out there are interested in getting Alpha Centauri
> > > and/or
> > > > > Tribes2 for Linux. There is a substantial discount for them if we
> > > get
> > > > > 10+ people to order through a LUG (not to mention that both games
> > > more
> > > > > fun when you can play against someone else ;-).
> > > > >
> > > > > I tried finding the LALUGS.Org mailing list, and I can't seem to
> > > > > anything beyond LULA listed there. Is there a central point of
> > > contact?
> > > >
> > > > I really haven't used it since we did the Eric Raymond talks, but I
> > > > think you just post there as in any list. Dan Kegel is the
> > > > contact since he set it up. I tried adding a cc to the old address
> > > > onelist.com. Let's see if that still works.
> > >
> > > It does indeed.
> > >
> > > I'd be happy to help publicise the Loki deal on lalugs.
> > > (I know and like the guys at Loki; I knew Sam before Loki, and
> > > recommended him to Scott as his first hire.)
> > >
> > > Chris, do you volunteer to be the person collecting orders? Shall I
> > > write
> > > up some text for the lalugs site?
> > > - Dan
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