[Slackbuilds-users] [slackware-ot] cardinal.lizella.net - help needed :/

Robby Workman rworkman at slackbuilds.org
Fri May 13 14:20:14 UTC 2011

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On Thu, 12 May 2011 21:39:20 -0700
"Bradley D. Thornton" <Bradley at NorthTech.US> wrote:

> Might I suggest that you run over to your paypal account and pick up a
> donate badge real quick. IIRC, you can use your key instead of your
> email addy to cut down on SPAM (although that's a small consolation
> when your email addy's in the wild anyway).
> Just toss it up in the middle of a blank page, somewhere, anywhere, or
> in many places; then shoot the URL on out. Many of us will do the
> rest. One of us should even offer to post a thread with the link on
> LQ, perhaps after clearing it with Jeremy (Since he solicits
> donations too).
> The only major advantage to NOT doing it that way, is that I can make
> a personal transfer to you (gift/other/family) and paypal won't ding
> you for some of it (as I'm pretty certain that the donate badge is
> treated like any other regular transaction with a fee assessment).
> The major advantage of doing it that way (with the donate badge), is
> that no one has to explain anything more than merely, "Hey, Cardinal
> does this, needs the communities help, it's critical, and here's the
> link"
> Those of us who know the difference, should prolly consider
> "send==>personal==>gift/other as per your instructions.
> If it's okay with you, I'll be happy to paste the code for your donate
> badge on a couple of my sites as well.

I just set up a button on http://cardinal.lizella.net for this.

I don't really mind the fees; after all, Paypal is pretty much the
only game in town on this, and they have to make money too - we 
know all too well that hardware, bandwidth, and so on cost money :-)

- -RW
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