CentOS Project Administrator Goes AWOL

Robert Brockway robert-5LEc/6Zm6xCUd8a0hrldnti2O/JbrIOy at public.gmane.org
Fri Jul 31 17:33:27 UTC 2009

On Thu, 30 Jul 2009, ted leslie wrote:

> wow, i wonder if he took the money and ran? this will really put a lot 
> of distros under the microscope if it goes south. distro's should have a 
> trust set up for the funds, and proper procedure to spend them (not 
> allowing a grab and run)

Which is preciely what Software in the Public Interest is for.  It will 
hold funds on behalf of projects, handle accounting and can act as a legal 
entity for the project.  This cuts down on the administrative overhead for 
projects and allows them to get on with developing their apps.




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