Creation of a mailing-list to send news of FSF France
rq at lolix.org
Tue May 29 21:11:20 UTC 2001
Olivier Berger <oberger at april.org> a écrit :
> Jan-Oliver Wagner a écrit :
> > Hi,
> > On Mon, May 28, 2001 at 10:58:20PM +0200, Olivier Berger wrote:
> > > The news feed of FSF France which can be found on the web at
> > just curious to know: is FSF France the same as FSF
> > Europe Chapter France or something different?
> Absolutely the same. Just a simpler way to mention this organization.
> > If it is the same we should avoid to use terms like
> > FSF France, FSF Germany to have FSF Europe known as focal
> > point for European Free Software issues in general.
> > If FSF Europe is meant to be the backbone for the national
> > chapters and not meant to be a contact point to the public,
> > the story is different, of course.
> Well actually, that's more a backbone in what I can understand the
> structure of the FSFE...
> Actually, the name means the same thing but is easier to understand when
> you speak about FSF <country>.
> It might be wiser to use the "European" oriented version if you want to
> emphasize the importance of the organization and it's influence... and
> the country version when you want to stand closer to the people you're
> speaking to ?
> It depends mostly on whom you're talking to.
> Any other comments ?
> Any official policy ?
What do you think to say FSFE France ?
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