Re: Money

Bryn Paul Arnold Jones (
Sun, 29 Sep 1996 13:25:50 +0100 (BST)

On Fri, 27 Sep 1996, Integration wrote:
> Or, perhaps easier (unless I'm mistaken): the money sent can be sent by
> some relatively secure means (not sure, perhaps fedEx), and be made out
> either as a money order drawn in Finnish currency, or AmEx traveller's
> cheques, which though embarassing, can be exchanged anywhere abroad in
> the appropriate "Change -- Wechsel -- Cambio" booths!
> The money order scenario is still a pain, but it puts the pain on the
> payer, not the payee (as is, I think, appropriate!). I know that it
> *can* be done in the U.S. if you look for the right bank. The AmEx
> scenario is perhaps yet somewhat less secure, though easier.

Hmm, isn't this why linux international was setup, to distribute donated
funds to make linux happen, of have I got the wrong end of the stick (the
sharp pointy end, with the rusty nail ;) ?

> elsa

PGP key pass phrase forgotten,   \ Overload -- core meltdown sequence 
again :( and I don't care ;)      |            initiated.
                                 / This space is intentionally left   
                                |  blank, apart from this text ;-)