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[REBOL] Re: oss revisited (briefly!)

From: tim:johnsons-web at: 10-Feb-2004 8:01

* [SunandaDH--aol--com] <[SunandaDH--aol--com]> [040210 00:36]: <...>
> > I'm not trying to be argumentative (really!). Tim is right, > > though, if you have to think of only one good thing > > about oss, think more resources. > > I completely agree with both of you, and Tim's example about > the /binary bug is a good example of how long it can take to > fix things when the resources are limited -- and, also, the > resources have other priorities > > I get the impression (I may be wrong) from the interactions > on Altme REBOL-View that Carl is now the *only* developer > at RT. > > If so, he may now have the freedom, and perhaps the > necessity, (if not the time) to think about a different > about a different development strategy for REBOL. > > And, if so, he'd find a lot of enthusiasm from people on > this list for sight of the source in exchange for bug > fixes, enhancements and optimisations.
My niece worked for RT in 2000, and according to her, it was a tough start. What Carl has done is not easy, he has made an enormous contribution and deserves all the support he can get (and use). tim -- Tim Johnson <[tim--johnsons-web--com]>