[nSLUG] linux questions

Ben Armstrong synrg at sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca
Tue Apr 10 15:14:37 ADT 2007


A comment on the statistical validity of polling a Linux user group to find
out about Linux users at large:

Take care that you do not read too much into the results, for LUGs attract
only particular kinds of users.  If you talk to a skewed audience, you're
going to get skewed results.

Ben
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