[svlug] Comments sought on membership age...
drew at drewb.com
Sun Mar 18 13:35:01 PST 2001
Wow, that would be great. I live in Sunnyvale. Are you in the south bay?
> Would a 28.8 internal modem be acceptable ? If so, where should I drop it off ?
> > A couple months ago, Stephanie Garcia offered to donate a spare system
> > to anyone who could apply it to good use. She decided that I should
> > get it as a base system for a youngster I know who's mother could not
> > afford to buy him a computer. I finally finished setting up the
> > system and presented it to him yesterday, one day shy of his ninth
> > birthday.
> > First, I still need to find him a decent modem. If anyone has a spare
> > 28-56kbps Linux compatible modem, let me know. Also, if anyone knows
> > of a good, low cost ISP in the East Palo Alto area, let me know.
> > Second, after some initial point-and-click lessons and then some email
> > lessons, I would like to encourage Jose to seek further help through
> > SVLUG. Does anyone have any concerns over this? I will, of course,
> > be providing him with a bit of direct assistance, but he should learn
> > to use the bredth of resources available. If anyone feels this is
> > inappropriate or if anyone knows of a better information source for
> > his age, please let me know.
> > If he does join the list, I will provide an introductory "heads-up"
> > post for all of you.
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