List Archive: gentoo-trustees
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On Wed, 7 Sep 2005, Corey Shields wrote:
> Date: Wed, 7 Sep 2005 14:26:38 -0700
> From: Corey Shields <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: [gentoo-trustees] non-monitary proposal to help Donnie
> Donnie lost his system, which sucks for us in terms of continued X support,
> a critical part of many Gentoo installations.
> After talking with Kingtaco, he agreed that (if the trustees agree), we loan
> Donnie the old board/cpu from Nemo (the pre-AMD donation nemo). This board
> has sat unused mainly because there is a badly burnt transistor on the board,
> but nemo was working fine when we took it down. The burn is close to the
> SATA and USB chipsets, neither were being used by Nemo. I think this was the
> factor that allowed it to work as it did. With this in mind it has no
> intended future use in production by the AMD64 or releng teams.
> There would be no cost to get this to Donnie, as he lives here in Corvallis.
> He can swing by my office and pick it up as soon as the Trustees agree on
> this (if it is agreeable).
>  - http://www.livejournal.com/users/spyderous/53013.html
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