Subject: Re: street performer protocol
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <turnbull@sk.tsukuba.ac.jp>
Date: Thu, 25 May 2000 15:52:06 +0900 (JST)

>>>>> "Craig" == Craig Brozefsky <craig@red-bean.com> writes:

    Craig> I only meant that if GNOME was completely destroyed by the
    Craig> RH funding that would be a mistep, not that relying upon
    Craig> the kindness of others was a mistake.  [...]  The Gnome
    Craig> project already has more than just RH funding it tho,
    Craig> besides the efforts of independent developers, so any fears
    Craig> for Gnome on that front are unfounded.

"Destruction" is not a danger for any free software project, in the
sense that free software is forever.  That's not the danger I think
can be forestalled by more funding.

_Irrelevance_ is what every (free) software project must fear.

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