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Re: consultant entries that will be removed unless they "pong"


On Sat, Jul 16, 2005 at 02:29:53PM +0200, Michelle Konzack wrote:
> Am 2005-07-15 17:11:15, schrieb Adam McKenna:
> > Why should a consultant be *forced* to advertise for Debian in order to
> > obtain listing in our directory?  To me, this smacks of the kind of additional
> > restriction that we would call 'non-free' if it were placed on a piece of
> > code.
> The problem is, they are some of them which not more support Debian :-/
> So if there is a Customer which need a Debian (!!!) Consultant,
> he/she will be frustrated about such contacts.
> For two years I had the need for Help from another Debian-Consultant
> and I have had to call 14 of them in my region (Alsace/France and
> Baden-Würtemberg/Germany).

So what we actually need is a volunteer who regularly calls all the
consultants listed to check whether they actually offer Debian services.

Forcing them to link back to Debian is not going to solve _this_ issue.


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