[sane-devel] Should we sign EFF objection letter to sale of .org domain

abel deuring adeuring at gmx.net
Thu Dec 5 12:44:49 GMT 2019

+1 from a former Sane developer


Am 05.12.19 um 13:38 schrieb Olaf Meeuwissen:
> Hi list,
> Apologies for the re-send but the previous mail went out with a half
> finished subject :-/
> That notwithstanding, the issue I created has 11 thumbs up and 0 down as
> of writing :-)
> Olaf Meeuwissen writes:
>> Hi list,
>> I've just heard of the intent to sell the .org domain registry to a
>> private equity firm.  The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has put
>> out a call for action[1] and I've already add my own name to the list of
>> signatories.
>> If you oppose this move, please consider signing in a personal capacity,
>> like I already did.
>>  [1]: https://act.eff.org/action/help-stop-the-sale-of-public-interest-registry-to-a-private-equity-firm
>> The SANE Project itself is an affected organization to because we use
>> the sane-project.org domain.  I've submitted an issue[2] to poll the
>> project members on whether we should add the SANE Project to the list or
>> not.  Even if you're not a project member, you can express your approval
>> or disapproval via the thumbs up/down
>>  [2]: https://gitlab.com/sane-project/ops/issues/29
> Hope this helps,
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