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From "Manfred A. Reiter" <ma.rei...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: A little OOo history
Date Wed, 08 Jun 2011 14:34:19 GMT
Hi -Rob

2011/6/7  <robert_weir@us.ibm.com>:

> Danese Cooper <danese@gmail.com> wrote on 06/07/2011 03:43:56 PM:
>
>> robert_weir@us.ibm.com:
>>
>> Not surprisingly, you missed my point (or chose to ignore it). We at
>
> Honestly, your insult does surprise me.
>
>> Apache don't think that money is evil, but we also believe that
>> seeing our code in wide use is more important than money.
>> OpenOffice.org is important to the Developing World, some of whom
>> will pay for convenience. I would hate to see Apache enter that
>> business, however.
>
>
> "Apache" doesn't "think" or "believe".

Wise guy....
Do you think that is an attitude in a mailinglist of volunteers?

> That is an illogical reification.

once more wisenhimer or what?

> If I've learned anything from participating in this list is that Apache
> members of of different minds on many things.  That is fine.
>

I have learned a lot in the OOo community, esp. that working with
volunteers differs a little bit from a tone in a big company like yours.

cheers

Manfred

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