Thomas Delrue on 27 Apr 2016 11:40:32 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] ‘Schools’ Linux 4.4 Released

But this is just *madness*...! This guy is talking about his students as
if they're actual human beings, as if you can reason with them. What is
wrong with this guy? He's treating them like adults! He sounds like he
actually cares about these... creatures. Someone, call CPS, this guy is
just irresponsible!
(yes, that's a sarcasm-hat I'm wearing in case you didn't notice it)

Also... 'PaperPlane' as the name of a messaging/info exchange program...
That is gorgeous! (see

On 04/27/2016 02:25 PM, Doug Stewart wrote:
> Charlie keynoted WordCamp Lancaster last year and spoke at WordCamp US as
> well. He's a great guy and the things Penn Manor are doing with
> student-driven tech support are pretty incredible.
> On Wed, Apr 27, 2016 at 2:21 PM, JP Vossen <> wrote:
>> Interesting and related:
>> ...     'If you’re an open source believer, you must see the tremendously
>> inspiring and informative TEDx talk by Charlie Reisinger, IT Director of
>> the Penn Manor School District, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Viewing this
>> video makes me want to jump out of my chair several times to cheer. One of
>> the most powerful lines is: “Together these problems create a costly chain
>> of vendor software lock-in and student learning lock-out. How do we break
>> free?”'
>> ...
>> That sounds like it'll be a good read when published.
>> Disclaimer: I didn't watch the video yet...
>> On 04/25/2016 10:54 AM, Keith C. Perry wrote:
>>> Thanks for that JP.  Good story behind the genesis of the distro too.
>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "JP Vossen" <>
>>> To: "Philadelphia Linux User's Group Discussion List" <
>>> Sent: Monday, April 25, 2016 10:46:45 AM
>>> Subject: [PLUG] ‘Schools’ Linux 4.4 Released
>>> This may be on interest to those on the list involved in provisioning
>>> schools, librarys, etc.
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