donations and customs
dillon at apollo.backplane.com
Tue Sep 14 10:21:05 PDT 2004
I've gone through a couple of these and the key is to write the correct
thing on the customs declaration and also include a form letter in the
package itself saying the same thing.
On the customs declaration, make it clear that it's used equipment,
a gift to an individual and not a company, and also write down our
main site, www.dragonflybsd.org (something the customs inspectors can
type into a browser to get a feel for what the machine is going to be
For the declared value I would not specify a value greater then USD$50.
In fact, we should probably drop a few 'open source' keywords onto our
main page and in the title. e.g. 'DragonFly - Open Source Project',
to make it even more clear.
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