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From MiguelAngel <mari...@miguelangel.mobi>
Subject Re: [WWW][Policy] Rewriting contributing.openoffice.org
Date Sat, 19 Nov 2011 02:07:07 GMT
El 19/11/11 0:50, Rob Weir escribió:
> On Fri, Nov 18, 2011 at 6:23 PM, Louis Suárez-Potts
> <lsuarezpotts@gmail.com> wrote:
> <snip>
>
>> I pretty much did the initial draft of the page and set the logic of
>> what counted as "participate" and "contribute".  And I was raked over
>> the coals by the United Developers of the World who critiqued my
>> conflation of any old contribution with sophisticated development.
>> Point taken, they were right, I was wrong, but the point was to grow
>> the project and to thus justify its existence. Development would come,
>> once the market was established.
>>
>> So now we are here. What do we want out of this? Do we want to re-do
>> the strategy of yore and expand the market?
>>
> Hi Louis,  I was making a much narrower point, that if I were looking
> to donate cash to an open source project, I would not think to look
> under a link that read "I want to participate".  That was my only
> point.  I wasn't expressing an opinion on code versus other forms of
> participation.  We need and welcome volunteers of all kinds.
>
> -Rob
Hi Louis, Rob,
Please, who is ** we **?
Maybe can be misunderstood.
Miguel Ángel



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