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To: Corey Shields <cshields@g.o>
From: Deedra Waters <dmwaters@g.o>
Subject: Re: non-monitary proposal to help Donnie
Date: Wed, 7 Sep 2005 16:25:11 -0500 (CDT)
Aye!
On Wed, 7 Sep 2005, Corey Shields wrote:

> Date: Wed, 7 Sep 2005 14:26:38 -0700
> From: Corey Shields <cshields@g.o>
> To: gentoo-trustees@g.o
> Cc: kingtaco@g.o
> Subject: [gentoo-trustees] non-monitary proposal to help Donnie
> 
>
> Greets!
>
> Donnie lost his system[1], 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).
>
> Cheers,
>
> -Corey
>
> [1] - http://www.livejournal.com/users/spyderous/53013.html
>
>

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