[FFmpeg-devel] Hardware purchase request Apple M2

Thilo Borgmann thilo.borgmann at mail.de
Thu Feb 23 14:47:18 EET 2023

Am 23.02.23 um 10:44 schrieb Stefano Sabatini:
> On Mon, Feb 6, 2023 at 4:17 AM Thilo Borgmann <thilo.borgmann at mail.de> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> the M2 chip recently made it from the laptops into the mini as well.
>> It's the generation of the Chip, I think we should buy one and have that running FATE as well.
>> Kieran agreed on hosting this one like he does for the existing M1 machines.
>> There are currently two M1 machines running at Kieran's, one of which runs FATE and the other is basically idle.
>> So I propose to
>> a) spend funding on buying one new M2 to run FATE at Kieran's and
>> b) retire the idle M1 machine and have that send to me to replace my Core i7 mini from 2014.
>> If nobody objects, Kieran will buy the new machine and requests reimbursement here.
> Approved on my side.
> To make the request official, we need at least a rough estimate of the
> cost of the hardware (including shipping), then we can proceed with
> the purchase and refund request.

Currently the price is around 2200 EUR.

Thank you,

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