[Members] Two questions for XSF people

Steven Lloyd Watkin lloyd at evilprofessor.co.uk
Fri Feb 28 09:45:35 UTC 2014


I'd agree with what Kevin has said.

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On 28 February 2014 09:09, Kevin Smith <kevin at kismith.co.uk> wrote:

> On Wed, Jan 8, 2014 at 10:24 PM, Dave Cridland <dave at cridland.net> wrote:
> > 2) XSF Hardware Sponsorship
> >
> > I've a possible opportunity to get new hardware under a sponsorship deal
> for
> > the XSF. How do the members feel about having the name of the sponsor on
> the
> > website somewhere like the footer? Something like:
> >
> > XSF Servers kindly provided by Foo(tm) Inc, and hosted by USSHC.
> >
> > (USSHC is our actual - awesome - hosting provider, BTW - Foo(tm) Inc is,
> here,
> > a placeholder).
> >
> > I'd personally be happier without a logo, and just have plain text and
> > simple links, but if we're asked for a logo on every page, should we say
> no?
>
> I remember talking about this in the MUC, but seems I didn't here.
>
> I'm fine with in lieu sponsorships, but I don't think they should get
> a better sponsorship deal than the equivalent. So if it's a $5k
> equivalent, that's a $5k sponsorship (I assume that by this point
> USSHC is far and away our largest sponsor, based on the in lieu value
> of hosting).
>
> /K
>
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