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Win a copy of “Linux Made Easy”

Mon, 2006-03-27 12:28 -- admin

This week we are giving away a copy of Linux Made Easy: the Official Guide to Xandros 3 for Everyday Users by Rickford Grant.

All you need to do to enter is:

1) Read our terms and conditions

2) Send your FSM subscriber name (the email address you use to login) and full name to .

(There is no question to be answered for this week's competition.)

Entries open on the 27th of MArch 2006 and close on the 1st of April 2006.

Win a copy of “The Debian System”

Mon, 2006-03-20 14:59 -- admin

This week we are giving away a copy of The Debian System by Martin F. Krafft.

All you need to do to enter is:

1) Read our terms and conditions

2) Send your FSM subscriber name (the email address you use to login) and full name to .

No answer is required for this week's competition.

Entries open on the 20th of March 2006 and close on the 26th of March 2006.

GOOD LUCK!

Win a copy of “The Definitive Guide to ImageMagick”

Mon, 2006-03-13 10:48 -- admin

This week we are giving away a copy of The Definitive Guide to ImageMagick by Michael Still.

All you need to do to enter is:

1) Read our terms and conditions

2) Answer this question honestly, there is no correct answer:

If we printed a paper version of FSM and sold it at $6/issue on newsstands or $35 for a 12 month subscription, would you buy it?

3) Send your FSM subscriber name (the email address you use to login), full name and your answer to

Marketing free software projects

Thu, 2006-03-09 21:36 -- admin

It can be difficult for free software projects to get the word out, especially without any corporate backing. My colleague Matt Raible has some interesting points to make about this issue, along with advice on how to market your free software project (it generally comes down to reaching out to your community of users and contributors). And I would add one more point: assign a press contact who will be friendly and prompt with inquiries. I don’t know how many times I’ve contacted a project and received a late or half-hearted response.

Win a copy of “Running Linux 5th Ed”

Tue, 2006-03-07 14:48 -- admin

This week we are giving away a copy of Running Linux, 5th Ed. by Matthias Kalle Dalheimer & Matt Welsh.

All you need to do to enter is:

1) Read our terms and conditions

2) Send your FSM subscriber name (the email address you use to login), and full name to .

Entries open on the 7th of March 2006 and close on the 11th of March 2006.

GOOD LUCK!

We have a winner for "Hardening Apache"

Tue, 2006-02-28 09:01 -- admin

First, I have to say that we were absolutely swamped with entries for this prize. And, I thank you all for entering, but there can only be one winner:

And the winner is...

Nelson Mambre of Venezuela!

Congratulations Nelson you have won a copy of Hardening Apache.

Thanks to all who entered.

Thanks also go to Apress for providing this great prize.

Win a copy of “Zope 3 Developer's Handbook”

Mon, 2006-02-20 04:49 -- admin

This week we are giving away a copy of Zope 3 Developer's Handbook by Stephan Richter.

All you need to do to enter is:

1) Read our terms and conditions

2) Send your subscriber name (the email address you use to login) and full name to .

Entries open on the 20th of February 2006 and close on the 25th of February 2006.

GOOD LUCK!

Win a copy of “Just Say No To Microsoft”

Mon, 2006-02-06 08:06 -- admin

This week we are giving away a copy of Just Say No To Microsoft: How To Ditch Microsoft And Why It’s Not As Hard As You Think by Tony Bove.

All you need to do to enter is:

1) Read our terms and conditions

2) Answer this question:

In our latest newsletter there is a message about digg. Who are the people from FSM that usually submit articles to digg?

3) Send your subscriber name (the email address you use to login), full name and your answer to

We have a winner for “Building Online Communities”

Thu, 2006-02-02 10:39 -- admin

There were lots of entries this week, but unfortunately there can only be one winner...

Congratulations Kyle Ambroff of Sacramento,California!

Kyle has won a copy of Building Online Communities with Drupal, phpBB, and WordPress.

Thanks to all who entered.

Thanks also go to Apress for providing this great prize.

Win a copy of “Web Mapping Illustrated”

Mon, 2006-01-30 03:19 -- admin

This week we are giving away a copy of Web Mapping Illustrated by Tyler Mitchell.

All you need to do to enter is:

1) Read our terms and conditions

2) Answer this question:

In our latest newsletter there is an ad for SDJ. When does the advertised promotional offer end?

3) Send your subscriber name (the email address you use to login), full name and your answer to .

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