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To: "Steve Long" <slong@...>
From: "Alec Warner" <antarus@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
Date: Sat, 19 Jan 2008 10:57:29 -0800
Gah, wrong sender address...why can't gmail just noticed that my
gentoo.org address was in the thread before; I have no idea...

On 1/19/08, Alec Warner <antarus@...> wrote:
> On 1/19/08, Steve Long <slong@...> wrote:
> > Dominik Riva wrote:
> >
> > > On Jan 15, 2008 2:15 PM, Wulf C. Krueger <philantrop@g.o> wrote:
> > >
> > >> Please explain why I should care about the Gentoo Foundation in your
> > >> opinion.
> > >
> > > Maybe because it is a the part of Gentoo was designed to holds Gentoo's
> > > assets? Things like the logo, servers, name, ... oh and don't forget the
> > > money - all rather unimportant things, right?
> > >
> > Well I for one would like the option of never reincorporating to be
> > discussed. The only thing that would matter is the trademark/brand. Infra
> > seems to be owned by others in any case, people and organisations who use
> > Gentoo as part of their work and thus have a vested interest in it
> > continuing.
>
> We have existing relationships we would like to maintain and that
> requires having a legal entity to maintian them.  Having that entity
> be a single individual leads us with a SPOF; hence the time currently
> being spent to re-instate the foundation.
>
> -Alec
>
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References:
A proposal to get out of this mess
-- Dominik Riva
Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
-- Dominik Riva
Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
-- George Prowse
Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
-- Dominik Riva
Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
-- Wulf C. Krueger
Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
-- Dominik Riva
Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
-- Wulf C. Krueger
Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
-- Dominik Riva
Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
-- Steve Long
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