Re: using debian project name to solicit donations
Sam Hocevar wrote:
> Thanks. For your information (the network is FreeNode):
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> 13:25 <sam> hello there
> 13:27 <sam> tru_: do you plan on keeping http://www.debian.as/ the way it currently is?
> 13:32 <sam> because you are currently using the Debian trademark to sollicit donations without making it clear that you are not affiliated with Debian
> 13:35 <[Peter]> please take that somewhere else
> 13:37 <sam> where would that be? the paypal account is firstname.lastname@example.org
> 13:40 <[Peter]> then send an e-mail to that adress.
> 13:43 <sam> if xmms.org people set up something very close to a phishing website, I don't see it as highly inappropriate to take it to the XMMS IRC channel
> 13:43 <sam> but I'll write to that address
> 13:45 <[Peter]> yeah, very nice phising site.
> 13:45 <[Peter]> I think many people will donate just because there is a debian logo.
> 13:45 <[Peter]> with no other information
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Uh? And people say #debian* channels are rude?
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