Subject: Re: personalities (or lack thereof)
To: Gordon W. Ross <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/20/1999 18:46:45
"Gordon W. Ross" <> writes:

> Curt Sampson writes:
>  > On Tue, 20 Apr 1999, Gandhi woulda smacked you wrote:
>  > 
>  > > This is all well and good, but I wish core had had this attitude
>  > > a bit farther back.  I don't  even remember what it was that I had
>  > > subMitted, but it was rejected bY one partiCulaR member OF core with
>  > > no more constructive criTicism than "This is an egregious hack".
>  > > No explanation, nothing to tell me why it was so.

(Crypto exporting?  :)

> And lots of people HAVE quit!  The question is:  How long should the
> project put up with such ego cases driving away would-be volunteers?
> It's not an easy call.  (Any "ousting" does a lot of damage.)

The last one made the project fork, in fact.