Re: Debian money
We have a significant amount of money, but I would not define it as a
> There's quite a long list, in *rough* order of the priority I would
> (personally) give them so far.
> 1 New hardware / equipment
> 2 Fund developer gatherings:
My full support to spend money on this. In both cases, you can show where
the money was spend and the benefits Debian got from it.
I am less enthusiastic about:
> 4 Marketing stuff:
> a box(es) of equipment to take to stands at various shows and
> expos. Might be useful, but could be expensive. Where do we store
> it/them? Who organises shipping?
However, I think we should try and see if it is worth it. Maybe we could spend
some money in next's year FOSDEM booth? I am told Debian had a booth in
FOSDEM'2009 but I was unable to find it...
(I do not think this trying should be limited to Europe, but I do not know of
conferences like FOSDEM in other parts of the world. )
A big "please don't" to:
> 5 Pay people to do stuff we don't/can't/won't:
> 6 Fund other related projects
> 6 Dunc tank 2?