FreeBSD's problems as seen by the BSDForen.de community

Wilko Bulte wb at freebie.xs4all.nl
Thu Jan 10 03:16:47 PST 2008


Quoting Aryeh M. Friedman, who wrote on Thu, Jan 10, 2008 at 04:42:56AM -0500 ..
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> Aryeh M. Friedman wrote:
> > Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> >> In message <478556AD.6090400 at bsdforen.de>, Dominic Fandrey
> >> writes:
> >
> >>> The first problem is [...]
> >> No.
> >
> >> The first problem FreeBSD has, is that the users do not
> >> financially support enough full-time developers.
> >
> > There are some possible solutions to the lack of funding without
> > having to ask corps for huge donations (they would actually improve
> >  the amount of contributed work also in all likellyhood.... see my
> > blog
> > http://www.flosoft-systems.com/flosoft_systems_community/blogs/aryeh/index.php)
> >
> Forgot to mention that the approach outline is fairly compatible with
> the BSD style of doing stuff (one of the other people involved with
> the effort is actually drafting a BSD style license that is 100%
> compatible with the current one (Free)BSD license)... see

We need more licenses like we need a 3rd or 4th leg.  What is wrong with
the standard BSD license please?

Wilko

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