After takin' a swig o' grog, Roy Schestowitz belched out
this bit o' wisdom:
> Physically attacked for using FOSS
> ,----[ Quote ]
>| It already happened to me a few days ago when I was out wearing my new KPLUG
>| T-shirt. In the parking lot at CV center, I was forced to physically defend
>| my person and the honor of KPLUG from some moron who claimed that FOSS was
>| illegal and had cost him his job, and that he couldn't find work because he
>| couldn't do Linux. He likened the money I make teaching and consulting with
>| Linux to blood money and expressed a desire to make me pay. I perhaps made a
>| mistake in saying I taught a class in Linux and would be glad to teach him
>| about it, because he grabbed my shirt in his fist and I responded
>| aggressively. Um, luckily for me, our side won decisively.
Given that he
a) had lost work, as he perceived it, due to lack of Linux skills,
b) had met someone who was into Linux and taught a class in it, and
c) tried to beat this person up,
I suspect that his lack of employment has very little to do with his
lack of Linux skills.
Was this in 'tlanta? DFS?
To stop sinning suddenly.
-- Elbert Hubbard