[TAG] Lockergnome Linux Fanatic and Linux Gazette
thomas_adam at bonbon.net
Fri Jun 25 16:20:36 MSD 2004
On Thu, 24 Jun 2004 23:28:02 -0400
Jack Carlson <jeberjabber at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi folks.
Hello, Jack -
> I'm Jack Carlson, editor and writer for the recently revived
> Lockergnome Linux Fanatics blog and newsletter
Ye gods! I remember that site from yonks back. Glad to see it's back up
and flourishing. :)
> I have enjoyed reading the
> Linux Gazette since I first discovered it last year. Recently, I have
> read and sympathized with your concerns over a declining readership.
> As you may know, Linux Fanatics disappeared for quite a while due to
> lack of readership and contributions.
Yes, I recall. Were you around at the time to recall perhaps *why* that
> Now we're back, set up as a blog with an emphasis on RSS distribution,
> and currently receiving contributions from 11 authors with various
> experience in Linux. In an effort to support all the members of our
> online community, I'll be highlighting some of your articles, with
> linkbacks and full attribution, in the daily feed of LF.
That is very kind of you, Jack. This is the sort of thing that we need
-- a means to be able to spread the word, as it were. I'm under the
impression that a great many people simply don't realise that there was
a split from SSC. They probably think that the LG has gone CMS on them,
and so they're just accepting that fact.
> So I wanted to pass along a word of encouragement and let you know I
> hope to link back to as many members of our fraternity as possible.
> As Linux becomes more widespread, the need for sites like yours will
> grow as well.
This is very encouraging news. Thank you, Jack. :)
-- Thomas Adam
"Annie Hall leaves New York in the end. Press rewind, and Woody gets her
back again." -- "Look Inside America", Blur.
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