Free Media: deeper nexus between ambassadors & mirror admins

siddharth at siddharth at
Fri May 2 09:49:21 UTC 2008

Hi Friends,

I guess we are going in the right direction in organizing Ambassadors,
but a lot of work is still needed. I dont think as of today most of
Ambassadors even in the same city are in regular contact... we need to
improve this situation... timely meetings and communication are the
first step in this action plan.
 As we get more aware of the group easier it gets to act on different Ideas.


On 5/2/08, Sankarshan Mukhopadhyay <foss.mailinglists at> wrote:
> Debarshi Ray wrote:
> > We can have an arrangement where after every stable release the
> > mirrors admins send snapshots of their mirrors to some "select"
> > ambassadors. These ambassadors can then re-distribute the content
> > further down the tree.
> Rahul was discussing this thing the other day and your suggestion
> optimizes one aspect of the availability of OS bits. The other end that
> needs focus is getting the bits from the Ambassadors / participants in
> FreeMedia program to the requestors / users.
> I am putting Siddharth in cc: to ensure that he puts in his thoughts on
> this action as well
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