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From Ross Gardler <rgard...@opendirective.com>
Subject Re: Time for the ASF to send an Open Letter?
Date Tue, 15 Nov 2011 21:08:23 GMT
On 15 November 2011 21:03, Danese Cooper <danese@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 12:57 PM, Ross Gardler
> <rgardler@opendirective.com>wrote:
>
>> On 15 November 2011 18:31, Jim Jagielski <jim@jagunet.com> wrote:
>> > Why the AL is important for such a "standard"
>> > such as Open Office and ODF;
>>
>> Hey, we can even quote Stallman there.
>>
>> I'm not sure I'm +1 on an open letter or not. I certainly like Rob's
>> manifesto/top ten type idea. I'm not sure we need something that might
>> be seen as aggressive, if the TDF as a whole really reacted the way we
>> were told then such a letter may be seen as an attack on the TDF
>> itself, rather than an attempt to address FUD from a few.
>>
>> Ross
>>
>
> +1 to what Ross is saying (and I think Simon was trying to get at the same
> issue).  A list of things we're doing (from the project, *not* the
> figurehead of ASF) would probably be less contentious.

I should have also said, if the FUD continues then an Open Letter from
the foundation would certainly be appropriate.

Ross

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