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Re: Can I donate in bitcoin?

"Thijs Kinkhorst" <thijs@debian.org> writes:

> The question about where to spend them on is a question on whether to keep
> Bitcoin or convert it immediately. However, to the original question of
> whether to accept Bitcoin, I say a full yes.

+1.  Absolutely.

> Debian should make it as easy as possible for people to donate to us.
> People want to support us, we should be grateful and make this at least
> a hassle for them as possible and align maximally with their wishes (of
> course informing them about drawbacks, e.g. transaction costs, of
> certain options over others). So if there is significant demand to be
> able to make such donations, we should accept them.

Indeed.  My concern is only with holding Bitcoin as Bitcoin.  We
absolutely should accept donations via any mechanism that we can handle
without undue costs.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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