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From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: Making donations to the project
Date Wed, 19 Oct 2011 15:39:08 GMT
On 19 October 2011 16:33, Shane Curcuru <> wrote:
> On 10/19/2011 8:13 AM, Rob Weir wrote:


>> One way out:  Is there any way, with suitable disclaimers,and with
>> respect of the trademarks,  that we can link to an external non-profit
>> organization, for those users who want to contribute to the larger OOo
>> ecosystem?  A link that we put along the link to the ASF donation
>> page?  Maybe as part of a link exchange, where they agree to link as
>> well to the ASF donation page?
> Without knowing a lot more details, I my first thought is -1 on how you're
> presenting that.  I'd also imagine, from knowing many ASF Members and all
> the current and recent directors pretty well at this point, that the board
> would not approve what I think you're saying.

I concur, this is why I snipped this suggestion and, instead, tried to
open up some wider questions about what is actually needed and what
needs to change as a result.

I'm really pleased to see Martin participating - are there any others
out there?


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