[ubuntu-in] Canonical only to send free cd's to developers
khatri.jatin at gmail.com
Mon Dec 7 06:50:44 GMT 2009
On 12/06/2009 03:40 PM, 74yrs old wrote:
> very good idea. whether exchange can be done by ordinary Post?
> On Sun, Dec 6, 2009 at 3:10 PM, Jkhatri <khatri.jatin at gmail.com
> <mailto:khatri.jatin at gmail.com>> wrote:
> On 12/05/2009 09:04 PM, Ashutosh Rishi Ranjan wrote:
>> This will make it harder for many people to get ubuntu. I have
>> seen so many people who wouldn't download anything more than a
>> 100MB because of money or speed. But from the beginning I did
>> think that giving free CDs was outrageous!
>> What could be the alternatives?
>> Could we make ubuntu CDs together with printed CD covers (we
>> could make a custom Ubuntu india CD cover)?
>> The cost would vary accourding to the resources we could use: a
>> CD is for Rs12 approx, and printing can be done from a shop or
>> with a printer. These CDs could be distributed to local
>> bookstores and shop. We could divide the management of this
>> distrubution according to the area we live in.
>> I think I remember reading that we could definitely sell custom
>> Ubuntu CDs ( I don't think I remember correctly, please confirm).
>> But if we could, we could use it wisely. I vote for non-profit.
>> The difficult part would be making the shops agree.
>> The other project we could undertake is either ( somehow )
>> getting a shipit like program within India itself. I don't know
>> how will that be made possible. I am still to even get my own
>> bank account. But just suggesting.
>> PS: It was my small time dream that I would earn a lot, and help
>> in advertising Ubuntu.
>> Ashutosh Rishi
>> Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish
> Can we arrange something like Free Media programs like fedora does
> ( I'm distributing Fedora and ubuntu at no charges, just one
> need to carry blank CD/DVD and exchange with Fedora/Ubuntu ) just
> like barter system.
> Jatin Khatri
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yes ... if a person sends blank CD/DVD envelop ( return trip paid )
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