Re: Mango / Foundation Database / RT down

2013-01-16 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Andrea Veri a écrit: I've finally managed to migrate all the services to a new machine. You should be able to apply/renew your membership and request changes to your accounts again. \o/. This was fast! Thanks for your patience No. Thank *you* for the awesome work and

Re: Bugzilla upgrade work

2012-12-17 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Federico Mena Quintero a écrit: On Fri, 2012-12-14 at 13:42 +0100, Olav Vitters wrote: If anyone wants to join, I'll work on Bugzilla during Dec 22 - Dec 30 together with Andrea. Thanks for doing this really valuable work :) Yes, thank you very much Olav. This is

Re: AGM Meeting: Proposal (on p.g.o)

2012-07-30 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Johannes Schmid a écrit: Why do you check the website at all? RSS solves that problem and n.g.o is not what could be called noisy. I'm not saying that doing so is a bad thing, I'm just trying to understand the way you do it. I don't use RSS. I am browsing this pages from

Re: DOWNTIME: blogs, extensions, bugzilla

2012-06-20 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Andrea Veri a écrit: Sorry for the disturbance and thanks for your patience And thank *you* for taking care of this. It really is appreciated, as far as I am concerned. -- Dodji ___ foundation-list mailing list

Re: European bank account for donations

2012-03-10 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Luc Pionchon a écrit: An association d'intérêt général is enough, which GNOME-FR qualify. I can check the details. Yes it is enough[1]. But even that would require us to go through quite some administrative hassle that we are not prepared for at the moment. We could

Re: Presentation

2012-03-08 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Erick Pérez Castellanos a écrit: My name is Erick Pérez Castellanos and I'm a new member of the Foundation. You are welcome, Erick! I live in Cuba, and I've been helping with Gnome Contacts so far. I'm looking forward to increase my contributions to Gnome. Thank you very

Re: Desktop Summit Planning

2011-12-16 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Sriram Ramkrishna a écrit: For instance, having Plumbers conference with a desktop conference would be quite interesting I think considering the direction we are moving towards. A vertical platform, this might be more interesting. I couldn't agree more, Sri. Thank you for

Re: Candidacy: Lionel Dricot

2011-05-23 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Martyn Russell a écrit: On 23/05/11 12:02, Bastien Nocera wrote: On Mon, 2011-05-23 at 09:29 +0200, Lionel Dricot wrote: It is not only about having a page that list the commercial support companies. It's more about a deep collaboration between the foundation and the

Re: Wiki text licensing

2011-03-16 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Richard Stallman a écrit: (I changed the Subject because I recommend that we not describe potentially useful works of software documentation works as content. That term denigrates the works. See for the reason.) I

Re: question for candidates

2010-06-10 Thread Dodji Seketeli
guido iodice writes: Pretty *all* marketing reaserches show that companies choose FLOSS because this reasons: * to escape from vendor lock-in * to have the possibility to adapt software to their needs * in general: flexibility Do you have public pointers to some of

Re: GNOME: lack of strategic roadmap

2010-02-28 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Le dim. 28 févr. 2010 à 02:43:40 (+0100), Philip Van Hoof a écrit: I don't need the demeaning ethics-teachings that I should somehow be religiously in love with this free software stuff. Why? So when you don't like/need something that others say, said others have to stop saying what they say?

Re: pvanhoof issue (was: GNOME: lack of strategic roadmap)

2010-02-28 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Le dim. 28 févr. 2010 à 19:20:39 (+0200), Zeeshan Ali (Khattak) a écrit: Thanks for your clarification. Thing is that Philip had been using the word 'we' quite a lot in the recent endless discussions as part of his crusade to draw a thick border between Free Software and GNOME[1]. I didn't

Re: GNOME: lack of strategic roadmap

2010-02-23 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Le mar. 23 févr. 2010 à 14:12:47 (+), Martyn Russell a écrit: Actually, I think that the Red Hat maintainers of the toolkit had an interest in stability (for ISVs) and that stifled development. As such developing anything in GTK+ takes a lot longer than it should and that's why it is

Re: Thanks, and a Brief Survey

2010-01-15 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Le ven. 15 janv. 2010 à 18:57:52 (+0100), Dave Neary a écrit: Philip Van Hoof wrote: I fully agree with this statement if you replace free software with open source. Please stop trolling. This is not going to lead to anything productive (again). Thanks Dave. I am coming late into this,

Re: Code of Conduct and Foundation membership

2009-12-09 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Le mer. 09 déc. 2009 à 14:45:55 (+0100), Philip Van Hoof a écrit: This is nonsense. The planet-gnome slogan is: Planet GNOME is __ a window into the world, work and lives __ of GNOME hackers and contributors. This is what made the planet a successful project, initiated by Jeff Waugh (who

Re: Code of Conduct and Foundation membership

2009-11-25 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Le mercredi 25 nov. 2009 à 10:35:46 (-0700), Stormy Peters a écrit: When bad behaviour happens we talk about it a lot but nothing happens. I respectfully disagree. There have been cases on our lists where people did act like Dicks, in ebassi's words, and they have been frankly and openly said

Re: Code of Conduct and Foundation membership

2009-11-25 Thread Dodji Seketeli
Le mercredi 25 nov. 2009 à 19:39:13 (+0100), Dave Neary a écrit: Hi, Dodji Seketeli wrote: Moreover if you informally compare the tone of the discussions on our forum, I am not sure it's any worse than, say on the linux kernel mailing list. But at least on the lkml, if you misbehave

Re: What do you think of the foundation?

2009-06-02 Thread Dodji Seketeli
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Re: GNOME and the free software movement

2006-11-26 Thread dodji Seketeli
Hello, What freedoms exactly? The computer users I know can't code. What are they going to with the source code they have the freedom to modify? I beg to respectfully (though strongly) disagree with you here. If my mom in Togo cannot modify the source code herself, she can ask one of her