Debian joins Gnome Foundation Advisory Board
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Date: Thu, 23 Nov 2000 20:16:30 +0100
From: Martin Schulze email@example.com
Subject: Debian joins Gnome Foundation Advisory Board
Debian Project http://www.debian.org/
Debian joins Gnome Foundation Advisory Board firstname.lastname@example.org
November 21st, 2000
The Debian project has been invited to join the Advisory Board
of the recently created Gnome Foundation. The Advisory Board is a
forum for organizations and companies that have an interest in
Gnome to communicate with the Board of the Foundation and work
together to support Gnome.
The Debian project is within a large variety of vendors on the
Advisory Board like Borland, Compaq, Eazel, Free Software
Foundation, Gnumatic, Helix Code, Henzai, Hewlett-Packard, IBM,
MandrakeSoft, Object Management Group, Red Hat, Sun Microsystems,
TurboLinux and VA Linux.
>> About Gnome Foundation
The Gnome Foundation will work to further the goals of the Gnome
project. To achieve these goals, the Foundation will coordinate
releases of Gnome and determine which projects are part of Gnome.
The Foundation will act as an official voice for the Gnome project,
providing a means of communication with the press and with
commercial and noncommercial organizations interested in Gnome
>> About Debian
The Debian project is an organization of many users who
volunteer their time and effort. Its tasks include maintaining and
updating Debian GNU/Linux which is a free distribution of the
GNU/Linux operating system, and the development of the Debian
GNU/Hurd operating system.
>> Contact Information
For further information, please send email to the Debian Press
Team email@example.com or
visit the Debian homepage at http://www.debian.org/.