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Linux Orbit: Glen Burnie Linux User Group Forming, Linux Orbit Hosting

Jun 17, 2002, 09:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"In what may become a turning point in the evolution of Linux User Groups, a LUG is organizing that promises to be a radical departure from tradition, and redefines the role of the LUG in the Linux community at large.

"The Glen Burnie Linux User Group website (http://gblug.linuxorbit.com) proclaims that 'If Linux is to experience an explosion of popularity, then an explosion of 'grass-roots' advocacy must precede it. This advocacy includes community activities designed to aid in recruitment, fundraising and establishing a local identity for Linux. Growing the Linux user base in the LUG area should take precedence over all other objectives...'"

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