On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 4:04 PM, Gerold <gerold(a)lugd.org> wrote:
> Hi again,
> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 10:28 AM, Mathieu Bridon (bochecha) <
> bochecha(a)fedoraproject.org> wrote:
>> Hi Zied,
>> On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 08:58, Zied Fakhfakh <fzied(a)dottn.com> wrote:
>> > We started a lobbying strategy around fedora in the universities by
>> > local "Fedora Clubs".
>> > We already have 2 clubs:
>> > - one in ISET Charguia: http://www.isetch.rnu.tn
- public university
>> > - one in ESPRIT: www.esprit.ens.tn
- private university
>> > ISET CH already had their first activities which are:
>> > - a private mirror: create by my self
>> > - a release party of F12, (will have it's event page), where we gave
>> > conferences
>> > -----> What's new in Fedora 12, by Nihed
>> > -----> Virtualization, by Imed Chihi, former Red Hat employee
>> > -----> How to contribute to Fedora, by my self
>> > -----> Perenity of Open source software, by our friend Mohamed Nejib
>> > -----> We had a real celebration, Cake, sodas ... candies ....
>> > - they soon we be migrating anything in their school to Fedora (or
>> > and
>> > - they will start as soon as possible translating and contributing.
>> All this sounds excellent. I just have a little question about the
>> private mirror : would you consider making it an official Fedora
>> mirror ?
>> Actually the mirror is declared in the wiki, but only as private, cannot
> make it public, they only have 6Mbps. We call it broadband here ... Ahemm
We call it "elsewhere" so ...
But I like to see you all growing in Northern Africa. Do you know about a
"bigger" Linux Event in Tunis, Monastir or whereever it makes sense for us
to come and support you local guys?
Actually there's this:
It might be too late, we just knew about it.
I'll do my best to track/provoke the next events.
What do you need from Fedora? Do you need medias? Which one; 32 Bit or 64
Bit? Do you need Live Medias or Installation DvD?
Media will be welcome: yes we need a few, I'd say 2/3 64 and 1/3 32 of as
many you can send - 500 ? less/more ?
Zied, we would like to support you all others, but don't know how ...
What are your needs?
There's something, somehow expensive, but would make us very very happy. We
talked about it with the Ambassadors from France, Armel & Thomas. We do have
an IBM system P,*9110-51A (System p5 510, 510Q Express) - we won it from an
it includes 2x 73G disks, and there's room for 2 more disks, it would be
nice if we can get those 2 disks and we have the "GO" to host it freely as a
PUBLIC MIRROR directly at the Tunisian BACKBONE, that will give it more than
400G (I know it's much more)
the problem is the price, here the best price we got:
1x hdd 146 = 1160TND/1.9=610€
1x hdd 300 = 1320TND/1.9=695€
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