Subject: Re: seriousness of this Project
To: <>
From: Andy Ruhl <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/07/2005 08:06:18
On 9/7/05, <> wrote:
> > This seems like needless trolling. Complaining without patches or
> > ideas doesn't do anyone any good. This is not accomplishing anything.
> That is definetely NOT trolling.
> I guess he notified www@ a few times without response/result before
> complaining here on the list.
> So did I. The problem seems to be persistent and screams for solution!
> Maybe at least some ticket-system tracing requests, as Hubert suggested?

Ok, so note that this was done. I'm not going to search around and see
if this was done just because someone is complaining. If this was
noted, then it's a legit gripe. If not, then he's open to what I said.
I still stand behind what I said. If you gripe to a volunteer project
without offering a solution, it's trolling.
> > Remember, this is a completely volunteer project. Nobody does anything
> > here because they MUST, they do it because they CAN when they have the
> > time
> That sounds to me like typical l33noox-speech. Sorry.

No, it's REALITY (I'm not cool enough to write words with numbers in
them, sorry). This is the same for ANY volunteer project. If someone
was building a house for you, for free, would you walk up and start
griping about how long it's taking or because it isn't the color you