[Buildroot] Still no answer for a contribution made in March

Bernhard Fischer rep.dot.nop at gmail.com
Wed Jun 11 16:28:05 UTC 2008


On Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 12:03:52PM -0400, John Voltz wrote:

>> There is a very similar discussion going on at Slashdot this morning about
>X.org and how it has completely stagnated. Nobody is really fixing the bugs
>and it seems to be the consensus (at least on Slashdot) that if people in
>the community are not happy with the rate of changes they should get
>involved themselves.

I let you guys use the stuff that apparently works for you, sure. It
doesn't work for me, and i was not interrested in fruitless arguments
about taste so i went away after playing patch-monkey for quite some
time.

>                     Still, somebody needs to manage the project to make
>sure it doesn't turn to crap. I don't think there is an easy answer to the

The "we can fix it later" attitude only works to some small degree,
YMMV.

>problem. The end user is always going to need to know a lot about the
>project to make sure it works for them.



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