Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] About OSGeo...

2008-01-18 Thread Bob Basques
Hmmm, Very thoughtful reply. :c) I wasn't trying to incite a riot or anything, it just seemed a bit vague on the press release page about what was appropriate (or not). bobb Frank Warmerdam wrote: Bob Basques wrote: Whoa, So a press release can only be passed through for an existing

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] About OSGeo...

2008-01-18 Thread Bob Basques
Whoa, So a press release can only be passed through for an existing OSGEO project? What good is that to the wider community? Or should there be another example added to the Conception section of the press Release page? That part on the bottom about costs for distribution is an interesting

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] About OSGeo...

2008-01-18 Thread Frank Warmerdam
Bob Basques wrote: Whoa, So a press release can only be passed through for an existing OSGEO project? What good is that to the wider community? Or should there be another example added to the Conception section of the press Release page? That part on the bottom about costs for

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] About OSGeo...

2008-01-17 Thread Arnulf Christl
Tim Bowden wrote: In putting together some words for the Aust-NZ chapters bid to host the 2009 FOSS4G conf, I went looking at what OSGeo stands for and how we could answer that mission in our conf hosting bid. I looked at http://www.osgeo.org/content/foundation/about.html and got the distinct

Re: [OSGeo-Discuss] About OSGeo...

2008-01-17 Thread Yves Jacolin
Le jeudi 17 janvier 2008 19:07, Arnulf Christl a écrit : I also noticed (ok, so at this point I was going on the hunt for what else we might want to revisit) that we have no media centre links from the front page.  Do we have a place where we put all our press releases? Hehe. We have press

[OSGeo-Discuss] About OSGeo...

2008-01-07 Thread Tim Bowden
In putting together some words for the Aust-NZ chapters bid to host the 2009 FOSS4G conf, I went looking at what OSGeo stands for and how we could answer that mission in our conf hosting bid. I looked at http://www.osgeo.org/content/foundation/about.html and got the distinct impression it was