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From Joe Schaefer <joe_schae...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: [mirror-lums] OpenOffice.org to Apache OpenOffice mirror system migration
Date Sat, 24 Mar 2012 13:34:34 GMT

>________________________________
> From: LUMS Mirror Team <mirror-lums-notify@pakistani.org>
>To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org 
>Cc: drewjensen.inbox@gmail.com; mirror-lums@googlegroups.com 
>Sent: Saturday, March 24, 2012 3:18 AM
>Subject: Re: [mirror-lums] OpenOffice.org to Apache OpenOffice mirror system migration
> 
>Hello,
>
>We at the Cybernet-LUMS mirror (mirror-cybernet.lums.edu.pk) have been
>mirroring both the projects (Apache and OpenOffice.org) for about 2
>years now. Considering this, this transition should not have any
>substantial changes in bandwidth/storage usage etc. on our side. But
>we have two questions:
>
>1) Will the openoffice.org download servers completely shutdown (and
>as result do we have "remove" openoffice.org as a separate project)?


More like it will fade away over time.  There are no plans to conduct
any more release distributions over the old mirrorbrain network.


>2) What will be the fate of versions that were released before the migration?


They are currently hosted by apache at archive.apache.org/dist/incubator/ooo

HTH


>- Cybernet-LUMS Mirror Team
>
>On Sat, Mar 24, 2012 at 10:19 AM, drew jensen
><drewjensen.inbox@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Dear OpenOffice.org Mirror Operator,
>>
>> On behalf of all the members of the OpenOffice.org community I would
>> like to extend a warm thank you for the services rendered to the project
>> while participating in the download mirror system.
>>
>> As you likely are aware, the OpenOffice.org project has during the last
>> year migrated to the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) and taken the new
>> name of Apache OpenOffice.
>>
>> Thanks to the efforts of numerous individuals contributing to the
>> project I am pleased to say that the first full release of the Apache
>> OpenOffice free open source (FOSS) office suite is nearing completion.
>>
>> The project is now looking for organizations that will again work with
>> us to deliver this important linchpin of the FOSS ecosystem to literally
>> millions of users worldwide.
>>
>> Specifically the project is looking for mirror operators to work within,
>> and augment, the existing ASF server mirror system. Details regarding
>> the ASF mirror system are available here:
>> http://www.apache.org/info/how-to-mirror.html
>>
>> Please contact our project with any questions you may have via our
>> public mailing list at ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org.
>>
>> In closing, please accept my thanks in advance for your time and
>> consideration in this matter. I look forward to hearing from you and
>> hope that our projects can once again work together to advance the cause
>> of Free Open Source Software around the globe.
>>
>>
>> Sincerely,
>>
>> Drew Jensen
>> Apache OpenOffice (incubating)
>> Poddling Project Management Committee
>> atjensen@apache.org
>>
>>
>>
>>
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