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<title>How you can help the GNU Project: Hardware
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<h2>How you can help the GNU Project: Hardware</h2>

<p>The GNU Project would accept donations of the following
hardware. Please send only known working hardware.  Please send offers
to <a href="mailto:hardware-donations@gnu.org">

  <li>Computers (and other devices) listed in
    <a href="https://ryf.fsf.org">ryf.fsf.org</a>.</li>
  <li>Modern rackmount server and workstation computers.</li> chassis for Extended-ATX motherboards
    (without motherboard, unless RYF certified, see above).</li>
  <li>Monitors that support 1600x1200 or better resolution (or LCD

<li>Three-year-old or newer laptop computers.</li>

<li>10/100 resolution.</li>
  <li>Gigabit or gigabit managed 10gbps unmanaged ethernet switches.</li>

<li>Three-year-old or newer Postscript printers,
  <li>PostScript printers that are fully-free-software-compatible,
    and printers that work with <a href="/software/ghostscript/">GNU Ghostscript</a>.</li> GNU Ghostscript.</li>
  <li>Uninterruptible power supplies with good batteries.</li>

<li>A T1 router
  <li>New large (4TB or bigger) hard drives, or new SSD drives.</li>
  <li>Asterisk-compatible, analog telephony cards.</li>
  <li>Analog A/V equipment such as microphones, mixers, cables,
    stands, etc. Lighting and CSU/DSU.</li> photographic equipment.</li>
  <li>Devices listed as fully-free-software-compatible on
    <a href="https://h-node.org">h-node.org</a>.</li>

<p>Please send only hardware that works—we don't want to take
people away from other work to fix up broken equipment.</p>

<p>Additionally, donations of the following services would be

<li>Additional internet connectivity for our Boston office (it must
support the BGP4 protocol).</li>

<p>You can also help the GNU Project in <a href="/help/">other

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