Re: Fwd: [reiserfs-list] Viability of Open Source Business Models
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On Wed, 12 Dec 2001, Sam Johnston wrote:
> http://www.everythinglinux.com.au sells 'debian donation' items at $1.00 a
> piece. Each one sold results in AUD1 being donated to debian. This is a
> great idea, although I don't know how well it would scale in terms of sites
> offering this 'service' and projects supported. In the mean time debian may
> want to say set up and advertise a paypal account or equivalent and/or
> publish bank account details for wire transfer. Actually I just read a bunch
> of reasons why not to use paypal so scratch that. Also a wish list of
> hardware, etc. would probably be useful.
I would have thought that a paypal account would make it easy for people
to contribute to the Debian project, or other projects that to raise
funds to pay developers. What did you read about paypal that had you
decide against it?
Nick Busigin firstname.lastname@example.org
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