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To all those who donated to the yeti computer fund...
11-03-2011, 05:37 AM,
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To all those who donated to the yeti computer fund...
...I am very very grateful - especially to the few who donated significant amounts. It is to you that the rest of the members owe a huge debt.

After the 1st round failed to meet the goal, a 2nd appeal was made, which also failed. Neither got over 50%. The bright side is the total raised was enough to buy me a very nice machine with sufficient power to keep going.

Again, thank you to all who contributed.

To those who have contributed neither funds nor bandwidth, therefore taking advantage of those that do contribute, I offer this quote:

Joni Mitchell Wrote:Don't it always seem to go that you don't know what you've got 'til it's gone?

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11-03-2011, 05:43 AM,
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RE: To all those who donated to the yeti computer fund...
Quote:The bright side is the total raised was enough to buy me a very nice machine with sufficient power to keep going.

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11-03-2011, 05:48 AM,
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RE: To all those who donated to the yeti computer fund...

Didn't the first one go over 50%?

In any case all is well that ends well. You got what you wanted and we get...

Now go and repair that genius code you had written for the search engine. :lol:

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11-03-2011, 06:03 AM,
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RE: To all those who donated to the yeti computer fund...
(11-03-2011, 05:48 AM)zapoper Wrote: Didn't the first one go over 50%?

43% Uber Dev Box for Yeti
Ended Aug 31 7:07pm
Raised $863 of $2,000
/ 34 contributors

45% Computer upgrade for the yeti
Ended Nov 1 11:09am
Raised $457.01 of $1,000
/ 16 contributors
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11-03-2011, 06:04 AM,
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RE: To all those who donated to the yeti computer fund...
(11-03-2011, 05:43 AM)R.R Wrote: Clap

Indeed.

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11-03-2011, 09:21 AM,
#6
RE: To all those who donated to the yeti computer fund...
u just picked a bad time to go dark.. not that you could help it... a significant portion of the country doesn't have a pot to piss in... personally, I had my electricity cut off on friday and had to scramble to borrow some more money...

so count yer blessings!

Info-Seeker
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11-03-2011, 10:34 PM,
#7
RE: To all those who donated to the yeti computer fund...
Yes, in lieu of having funds, I'm at least happy to have been able to offer some bandwidth for the site.

Very nice to hear you have yourself a new girl, Yeti. ;>
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