Re: [Debconf-team] announce about debconf10 call for (monetary) help
On May 4, 2010, at 10:39 PM, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Tue, May 04, 2010 at 03:58:34PM -0400, Pablo Duboue wrote:
>> On Tue, May 4, 2010 at 3:20 PM, Raphael Geissert <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> That said, I hope it worked for something (and that nobody hates me or is
>>> mad at me because I did it without telling anybody :)
> Oh no, not at all, in fact I think it was very much useful and
> appropriate (and I have dented/twitted it around to ;-)). Still, let's
> try to have it complemented by some official buzz, to maximize its
> usefulness ;)
>> And yes, we'll send a more official follow up as soon as we can get
>> our heads around it.
> I've run out of time to day to post a draft on -publicity, but IIRC
> there should already be around the boilerplate "about debconf" (and of
> course "about debian"). I think all it would take to actually have a
> proper announcement is an introductory text saying that « debconf 10
> will be wonderful, it will probably be one of the most attended in
> history , will be the first in US soil, bla bla ....» and that people
> can help making it even more wonderful by sponsoring or even donating no
> matter how small amount of money. If you're up to it, please go forward.
I have time to try to put something together too or at least copyedit. But I cannot seem to find the original - Raphael do you have a link?