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Donation / Want list (was: Re: snapshots are broken)

From: Eirik Nygaard <eirikn@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2003 19:54:05 +0100

On Mon, Nov 03, 2003 at 12:35:30PM +0100, Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai wrote:
> -On [20031103 11:12], Matthew Dillon (dillon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
> >:Assuming you have a second machine which has all the needed stuff to
> >:make this feasible.
> >
> >    I have funds sufficient to get two small (sub $300) boxes,
> >    e.g. like the EPIA boxes, each month.  If people need second machines
> >    we can create a waiting list prioritized by need and I can fund an
> >    effort to get everyone a second development system to make messing
> >    around easier.  I can't provide screens, those are hell to ship, 
> >    but maybe a screen/kb/mouse switcher for those who need it.
> Thankfully I am blessed with having enough funds to have enough hardware
> as it is. ;)
> Mmm, I should be counting my days though, given I am going to propose to
> my gf next week...
Guess that time is over now. :)
Good luck to you.

> I am sure others could appreciate such a thing, Eirik is a student for
> example, I'm sure his income is pretty drastically low.
> Same will go for Hiten.

As a start we could put up a want list like FreeBSD
Shouldn't be many lines that needs to be written to add it to the web page.
A little table and we are there. If there is a need for it I can make the

I know I  have a need for a dedicated dragonfly box in the (near) future.
Not funny screwing up the laptop I now use for it since it is also used
for almost all the school work I do home and at school. It is not even
mine. :) Happened on more than one occasion that there has been a late
night getting it to boot again.

Eirik Nygaard

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