Jim Gettys leaves OLPC

Today I got an email from the OLPC mailing list from Jim Gettys, he’s leaving the project:

I too am sad to be leaving the project; but there many, many kids who
will be benefiting. I’ve learned a lot, and made friends all over the
world.

I may be involved in some form as  a volunteer in the future but in the
near term I also need to focus on finding employment.  You know where to
find me.

Thank you all for your efforts; millions of kids benefit…
- Jim

He did a lot of GREAT contributions, thanks for your help…

if you want to read about him go here

P.S: Do you know that he’s one of the main author of the X Window System ?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

To create code blocks or other preformatted text, indent by four spaces:

    This will be displayed in a monospaced font. The first four 
    spaces will be stripped off, but all other whitespace
    will be preserved.
    
    Markdown is turned off in code blocks:
     [This is not a link](http://example.com)

To create not a block, but an inline code span, use backticks:

Here is some inline `code`.

For more help see http://daringfireball.net/projects/markdown/syntax

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>