[OSGeo-Discuss] ES Local Chapter subdomain

Frank Warmerdam warmerdam at pobox.com
Sun Oct 26 18:47:16 PDT 2008

Jorge Gaspar Sanz Salinas wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been thinking where to place this question because it crosses
> around several committees so finally I've decided to ask here where
> anyone is :)
> At Spanish Language Local Chapter (OSGeo-es) we want to have an easy
> entry point for our community. We don't like an osgeo.es domain
> because this LC is not geographic, but linguistic so a domain for
> Spain is not desirable at this time (from the board we are working
> hard to get the linguistic approach).
> So, I ask (Board/SAC/Webcom/All) if you see any problem to create an
> "es" subdomain for osgeo.org that will point to our current entry at
> osgeo wiki[1]. We see that solution more aligned with our aims.
> Other LCs have their own web page (like .jp, .nl) and maybe in the
> future we will need one also, out of the wiki, but not at this time as
> it's hard to maintain an it's not in our priorities.
> If it's ok I'll create the SAC ticket but I would prefer a little bit
> of discussion here ;)


I foresee no problem in creating a DNS entry for es.osgeo.org and pointing
it whereever you like.

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