Subject: Re: Changing to NetBSD
To: None <>
From: Christian Baer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 10/31/2007 20:09:40
On Mon, 29 Oct 2007 14:39:15 +0100 Hauke Fath wrote:

>>Does this somehow go into the direction of "We are big and don't need your
> "Do not attribute to malice what is easily explained by incompetence."

I think the sentence you quoted is a certain sign of incompetence. :-)

> In my experience, both from submitting bugs and watching others' bug 
> reports, mozilla's complexity results in glacial progress as soon as 
> more than one developer is involved. Somebody would have to "adopt" a 
> patch, and take it all the way into the next release, which usually 
> does not happen.

Ok, I can see how that could be a problem or at least result in a fair
amount of work. However, the concept of getting my product to work
together with more operating systems and plattforms should motivate just
about any "foundation". :-)