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Subject: Re: Open source software for Archos Petition - please sign

Re: Open source software for Archos Petition - please sign

From: BlueChip <>
Date: Sun, 23 Nov 2003 15:24:40 +0000

I am sure that 1834 emails to SlashDot and TheRegister would have far more
of an impact that 238 names on a web page.
If you want to speak to Archos, the FIRST thing you need to find out is WHY
this policy is in place. Unless you understand THEIR point of view,
positive negotiations are likely to be impossible.

At 15:57 23/11/03 +0100, you wrote:
>is it really like you say?
>i have no real experience concerning online petititions, but at least i
>find them useful:
>you can see, how many people share your opinion and are willing to sign
>with their name for that opinion.
>i already wrote a mail to archos and didn`t even get a reply - what should
>i do about it?
>if there are 1834(or whatever number) people writing the SAME letter and
>also get no reply, i think
>this is another dimension. e.g. it could attract attention to the press/media.
>think if this got slashdotted.....
> > --- roland <> wrote:
> > > I wondered that there was no thread regarding this on the list.
> >
> > maybe it's because online petitions never actually accomplish anything?
> >
> > -scott
> >
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Received on 2003-11-23

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