[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Software Freedom Conservancy needs our cash

On Tue, Dec 01, 2015 at 03:58:07PM +0100, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 01, 2015 at 03:52:35PM +0100, Jakub Wilk wrote:
> > >We already pay for those services. There is a forfait amount of money that
> > >Debian pays to Conservancy per year (1000 USD, IIRC), which corresponds to
> > >a forfait amount of lawyer hours that Conservancy give to Debian per year.
> > 
> > What does "forfait" mean?
> Oops, sorry.
> I realized too late the expression doesn't work in English :)
> It means we pay that sum per year, and we have pre-allocated to us a
> given amount of lawyer hours each year. If we use more, the difference
> is billed to us.

If you use less, is the difference refunded? :)

"If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people
who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the 
oppressing." --- Malcolm X

Reply to: