martin.p.burns at uk.pwcglobal.com wrote: > SysAdmin are apparently working on requirements, although it hasn't > appeared on the wiki as yet. Last visible discussion on the sysadmin list > is at http://lists.evolt.org/sysadminarchive/2002-June/000038.html > > Marketing are working on a 'why give free/cheap stuff to evolt' statement > which is currently at > http://freezope2.nipltd.net/acorn/evolt/EvoltEvangelism > > It slipped my mind (and apparently everyone else's), but we do have another > standing offer: > http://lists.evolt.org/theforumarchive/Week-of-Mon-20020401/003730.html > which is free (as in beer). > > You did some investigation and couldn't find anything negative about them > beyond that they use VMWare-type partitions for hosting. > You suggested at that time moving beo there as a first test: > http://lists.evolt.org/theforumarchive/Week-of-Mon-20020415/003828.html > which sounded sensible. ok. how are these things related to ron's offer though? does he need to pitch about 'why give to evolt'? i understand why thats being done(and it should be), and maybe i'm confused, but most of these things really aren't germane to ron's offer, or miriam/my inquiry. > I've got exams in less than 2 weeks so may not have time to follow this up > in that timeframe. its a good thing there are people other than yourself around to do stuff then! > > > Is this being worked out on one of the sublists? If that isn't the case, > why has four weeks not been long enough for this group to get something > moving? > > > > Miriam wrote: > >>Heya all.... >> >>Just wondering where we are on Ron's hosting offer... I think this is the >>last I've heard/seen? >> >>http://lists.evolt.org/theforumarchive/Week-of-Mon-20020520/004967.html >> >>and can we get a link to that wacky wiki somewhere on evolt.org?