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Re: [opensuse-wiki] frontpage lift-up/redesign
On Sat, Feb 25, 2006 at 01:31:15AM +0000, q uestion wrote:
> > What houghi is saying is that you don't put
> > something out there and instantly
> > get a community, a community is something that
> > starts small-ish, and grows.
> Dont forget this community was already here.

No, it was not. There was a SUSE community. This is an openSUSE community.

> It was
> formed virtually in many forms by many SuSE users
> helping eachother and SuSE. The start of OpenSuSE did
> not create a new community but gives shape to this old
> virtual community.

I see it differently. Although much overlapping, to me it is a new
comunity. Completely different goals as a comunity. It is as if you go
from a helpdesk that answers only technical questions to a customer
contact center that looks after everything.

the openSUSE community includes the existing community. It is however so
much larger and different that I personaly see it as a complete new

Nutze die Zeit. Sie ist das Kostbarste, was wir haben, denn es
ist unwiederbringliche Lebenszeit. Leben ist aber mehr als Werk
und Arbeit, und das Sein wichtiger als das Tun - Johannes Müller-Elmau

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