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We can always use new hardware here at LUG, whether it's a new monitor, printer, or a gigabit ethernet switch.
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LUG@UCLA makes very efficient use of your donations for three reasons:
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# open source software runs on old hardware since it is easily maintained by the community, greatly prolonging its support range.
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# open source operating systems tend to be far more efficient, thus require less system resources.
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# LUGs in general are interested in how things work, and will fix/salvage broken things.  
  
 
== Hardware donations ==
 
== Hardware donations ==

Revision as of 02:33, 30 September 2013

LUG@UCLA makes very efficient use of your donations for three reasons:

  1. open source software runs on old hardware since it is easily maintained by the community, greatly prolonging its support range.
  2. open source operating systems tend to be far more efficient, thus require less system resources.
  3. LUGs in general are interested in how things work, and will fix/salvage broken things.

Hardware donations

We appreciate all hardware donations, but we specifically need:

  • servers
  • desktop computers
  • laptops
  • monitors
  • any PCI-E graphics card
  • any parts for an HP LaserJet 4000 or 8000 printer
  • networking equipment (e.g. hubs, switches, wifi routers)
  • cables (e.g. VGA, DVI, HDMI, power cords)

We will take broken monitors, but anything else needs to be in working condition.


Money donations

With your donation, we can buy new, shiny hardware to replace the old, dying hardware.

Using USD

//linux.ucla.edu/static/img/donatewithwepay.png

Using Bitcoin

bitcoin address
bitcoin:13K3dNP5ye9WQS2fJhicEVGp5o2K9V8Fyx