Subject: Re: What should Sun do?
From: Russell Nelson <>
Date: Wed, 2 Feb 2005 11:21:15 -0500

Anthony Long writes:
 > Do people think it would help the image of Sun to donate the 
 > codebase and project to a non-profit consortium made up 
 > of key players such as Sun, Red Hat, Novell, and others who have a stake 
 > in  Would this help increase code contributions from 
 > other corporations and individual volunteers?

Why not just donate it to the Mozilla Foundation, or the Gnome
Foundation, or the Open Source Initiative, or the Public Software
Fund, or the Free Software Foundation?  What purpose would another
non-profit serve?

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