On Wed, Mar 08, 2006 at 10:13:29AM +0100, Sebastian Laube wrote:
> Am Wed, 8 Mar 2006 01:05:42 -0800
> Carol Spears <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> babbelte:
> > On Wed, Mar 08, 2006 at 10:32:45AM +0100, Roman Joost wrote:
> > > I met Wolfgang Drotschmann from the LinuxTag e.V. at the Chemnitzer
> > > LinuxTage last weekend. He kindly asked, if the developers or users of
> > > the GIMP want to present the project at the upcoming LinuxTag in
> > > Wiesbaden. The LinuxTag will help us of providing chairs, tables, beamer
> > > etc.
> > >
> > question....
> > what is a beamer?
> It's a box with a very light lamp inside. It will create a picture on a
> wall (like a over head projector).
> e.g. epson emp 600.
> Maybe beamer is the "german" word for it, like handy for mobile phone...
thanks for everyones response to my question.
in united states, most typically "beamer" is used as a nickname for a
certain type of car and probably there is other slang terminology that
this term is used for.
overhead projector makes more sense in this sentence than all of the
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