[Consortium] Advertising Policy - linuxaudio.org
pshirkey at boosthardware.com
Sun Apr 8 01:43:38 UTC 2012
On Sun, April 8, 2012 3:29 am, Ivica Ico Bukvic wrote:
> On 04/07/2012 09:16 PM, Jörn Nettingsmeier wrote:
>> On 04/08/2012 01:38 AM, Patrick Shirkey wrote:
>>> Easter Greetings to the list.
>>> I have been contacted by a reputable audio company who would like to
>>> sponsor the "audio quality howto" by placing an advertisement on the
>>> for a one year period.
>>> Do we have an advertising policy for Linuxaudio.org?
>> why would anyone want to advertise on a page that has been bitrotting
>> for 12 years?!
> Bitrotting or not, the site is hosted by a land grant university for
> free which I believe (translation: I am 99.99% sure) means we cannot
> make money off the site unless we move to private hosting. I can
> double-check with the powers that be if anyone needs a 100% confirmation
> on this one.
It would be worthwhile as surely the company/organisation that sponsors
hosting cannot be allowed to determine the financial directives of the
community that is hosting it's content on their servers.
> Speaking of bitrotting, it would be nice if the community members
> adopted various subdomains and made them better. Robin and I have our
> hands full just keeping the hosting afloat...
Do we have a list of subdomains that need assistance? Do you have any
suggestions for improvements?
> Best wishes,
> Ivica Ico Bukvic, D.M.A
> Composition, Music Technology
> Director, DISIS Interactive Sound& Intermedia Studio
> Director, L2Ork Linux Laptop Orchestra
> Assistant Director, CCTAD
> Virginia Tech
> Department of Music
> Blacksburg, VA 24061-0240
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