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Re: Using Debian funds

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Martin Michlmayr - Debian Project Leader <leader@debian.org> wrote:

>> > (I'm not sure what you refer to.  The only thing I can think of is
>> > possibly Alioth, but I'm not convinced buying a new machine will help
>> > at this stage.  costa is doing pretty well right now and HP has
>> > committed to a new box by summer/fall).
>> Yes, that was it. Sorry I just couldn't remember what the whole thread
>> was about.
> I'll give you more information to show why I didn't spend Debian's
> money on a new box and how my decision making process worked.
> Most of the talks about buying new kit for Alioth happened when haydn
> was really unstable, but this mostly got fixed when some bad RAM chips
> were removed.  Then costa also came along.

Thanks Martin, but I wasn't discussing this decision; I have no
problem with it.

Thank you for providing some background about this particular
decision, I wasn't asking for it, but it's nice to get it anyway.


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