[buug] Free Linuxworld Pass

Aaron T Porter atporter at primate.net
Fri Jul 26 10:48:07 PDT 2002

On Fri, Jul 26, 2002 at 10:40:27AM -0700, Ian Zimmerman wrote:
> Aaron> http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/
> >> Please note: In order to register on-line, you MUST be using
> >> Netscape 4.5 or later, Internet Explorer 4.0 or later, Mozilla or
> >> Opera. In addition, you MUST have all cookies and Javascript
> >> related functions ENABLED to ensure a successful registration. If
> >> you are not using the proper browser, or choose to disable these
> >> features, you are welcome to register by Mail or Fax .
> So I downloaded the PDF form, and it has a different Priority Code
> preselected (LWML).
> It's just a scam to harvest addresses, if you ask me.

	The nastiness of their website has been well covered elsewhere.
It's not so much of an address collection scam as one to fill a large
space with warm bodies. If you'd prefer a different free offer, this one
claims to offer prefered seating for the McNeally keynote. I haven't
visited this site, so they may be out of seats.

*  FREE admission to the Exhibit Floor Aug 13 -15, 2002
*  Keynotes
*  Feature Presentations
*  Birds of a Feather Meetings
*  Taste of Linux series and Linux Around the World sessions
*  All Sun's VIP Day programs/activities
Space is limited - Register today!
Event Id: bigbear
Password: sun

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