On Tuesday 03 August 2010 17.20.43 Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 03, 2010 at 12:21:27PM +0200, Kum G. wrote:
> > We started a project (debiancd.org) some weeks ago, we are sending
> > factory-made Debian CDs (almost) worldwide, but we have some problems:
> Kum, are you talking with the people behind <firstname.lastname@example.org> ?
> I've discussed separately this topic with them (starting from an inquiry
> of mine on whether they were going to donate to Debian or not, since the
> wording on the website seemed ambiguous), but from your mail it seems
> you are not in touch with them.
Yes, I'm sorry. We were waiting on your answer. Some of us are very unhappy
that nobody knows about our project, that's why I wrote now on the
> > - I filled in the CD vendor submission form
> > (http://www.debian.org/CD/vendors/adding-form) some weeks ago, but my
> > submission was not accepted, and I don't know why
> See the report from Alexander. However, while ATM we do not like to list
> debiancd.org as our "favorite" CD reseller or anything such, I see no
> reason for not having you listed among other CD vendors on that
> page. You can be listed as a vendor from Hungary, which sells worldwide.
It's perfect too, thank you. There should be no "favorite reseller", people
will choose one.
> I believe your request to be listed there has simply been lost, as
> Alexander observed.
OK, I submit the form again.
> > - We want to give our profit to the Debian Project. How is it
> > possible? Or write to SPI?
> See <http://www.debian.org/donations> or contact me, and in fact you
> already did :-) As Alexander said, the best way from Hungary is probably
> to donate to FFIS. Which cadence do you have in mind for donations?
We are planning to donate monthly or quarterly via SPI's Click & Pledge, if it
is good for you. Now, after 22 CDs the project is still in minus, I hope soon
it will change. If you wish, we can give you a full calculation.
> Thanks a lot for your support to the Debian project!
We will try to do our best.
Ps: "CD types" page changed, GNOME is there too.