[Imc-communication] Approved propose for ssl certificates for the global indymedia.org sites
penguin at riseup.net
Sun Apr 8 11:43:08 PDT 2012
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> As for vendor, Comodo EssentialSSL seems to be the cheapest,
Can you provide a link for that. Searching for it, I could only find
Which is quite a bit more expensive (£42 / $66 E51).
And (I'm not an expert) if there are lots of subdomains, might a
wildcard cert be a better bet?
On Sun 08 Apr 2012 20:26:08 BST, groente [groente at puscii.nl] emailed
subject: "Re: [Imc-communication] Approved propose for ssl certificates for
the global indymedia.org sites" saying ...
> As mentioned before, the exact number of certs required is still unsure (some platforms, like irc and www, may require more then one cert), but for now i want to prioritise
> - lists
> - irc
> - docs
> - www
> - publish
> - sos
> As for vendor, Comodo EssentialSSL seems to be the cheapest, they offer certs for e9.35 per year or 37.35 for 5 years.
> So 6 * e9.35 = e56.10 would be a good start to get the very basics covered as soon as possible.
> I'm pretty sure we'll need a few more for technical reasons and there are (probably quite a lot of) global sites that i forgot or didn't prioritise, so it'd be good to have a reasonable yearly budget (say max e250/year?).
> On Sun, Apr 08, 2012 at 12:45:24PM -0500, Mike Lehman wrote:
>> I am copying my reply to the UC IMC Finance list.
>> Please advise the number of certs to be purchased, cost of each and
>> the total amount of the request, along with the vendor info. This
>> needs to be documented on-list so that everyone has the figures now
>> that the request has been approved. It's possible I didn't see that
>> being discussed, but for purposes of disbursal, we'll need to
>> document that here for record-keeping purposes.
>> I've followed this proposal through the process. It's now been
>> approved. I am uncertain of the dollar amount, but the proceeds are
>> to be used to purchase server ssl certificates. After Groente
>> provides the numbers to the global IMC Finance list and for us, then
>> you can make arrangements for disbursal off-list.
>> I think this covers all the loose ends, but if anyone sees that I've
>> overlooked anything or has an additional question or concern, please
>> Mike Lehman
>> UC IMC global Finance liaison
>> On 4/8/2012 7:01 AM, elisa wrote:
>>> Hi IMC-Finance,
>>> For those who was following the discussions here and on the
>>> IMC-Communication, IMC-Tech lists, we have a propose to buy commercial
>>> ssl certificates for the global indymedia.org sites, that was approved
>>> since the dead line was april 1st and we didn´t had any opposition to it.
>>> The propose was made by groente from imc nl, thanks groente :)
>>> On this mail Groente answer some of the questions that Petros have done:
>>> Mike can you please talk with Groente at puscii.nl to see how is the
>>> best way to pay this certs?
>>> I have put groente on the copy of this mail.
>>> Elisa - IMC-Brasil
>>> IMC-communication mailing list
>>> IMC-communication at lists.indymedia.org
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Where's the manual?
The source code is the manual.
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