[gccsdk] Firefox 2 patches

Peter Teichmann lists at peter-teichmann.de
Thu Mar 29 21:39:56 BST 2007


Am Donnerstag, 29. März 2007 06:42 schrieb Peter Naulls:
> In message <200703282314.11932.lists at peter-teichmann.de>
>
>           Peter Teichmann <lists at peter-teichmann.de> wrote:
> > What does that mean for our Firefox debate? In my opinion it means, that
> > you, Peter Naulls, should make use of the advantage that open source
> > offers. You should release the source not only because you have to, but
> > also for the benefits you may get if it is not too late already. What
> > benefits can that be? You can get help with things you probably do not
> > like so much, as documentation and support for users. You can get help
> > with subsystems which you maybe are not so familiar with, especially the
> > used libraries. If more than one person work together, they can
> > specialize on different parts. Specialization brought mankind a big leap
> > ahead. And finally, twenty eyes always see more than two.
>
> I think this is incredibly patronising.  I have done all this, and much
> much more.  A long long time ago.  Now, I have almost no time for this.
> It is too little, too late.  If it was 2 years ago, it would be a
> completely different story.
>
> > On the other hand, what do you have to loose?
>
> To _lose_, I have my self-respect.   I get insulted and critisized if I
> post almost anything.  Your post is just an example of this.

Sad. You should really learn to deal with criticism and different opinions. It 
does not mean that you are not respected.

Peter Teichmann



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