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Wed Mar 14 00:13:00 CET 2007
Jonathon Suggs wrote:
> Mike wrote:
>> SmartPhone Connect and Data Connect ONLY?
>> All t-mobile data plans will work? All?
>> Are you with the openmoko project or is your advice conjecture? Is
>> your advice official?
>> This is my point.
>> I would shut up since on this subthread, I look like the only one with
>> the problem. But if you read my "What mobile plan..." thread, you'd
>> find others with similar questions and confusion.
> First of all, if you can't accept help from anyone other than and
> "official" OpenMoko developer, then you probably should not be a part of
> this community. We will make things work together by helping each
> other. There are only a few "official" OpenMoko developers, but there
> are many of us here in the community that will give you a hand if you
> will allow us.
> That said, PLEASE ALLOW ME TO HELP YOU! (It's amazing that I have to beg
> you for permission to help you).
Johnathon let me phrase it like this-
I love the help of the open source community, I'm a part of it myself.
But when it comes to whether or not I spend $350 plus an
officially-unknown monthly price, and likely with a two year contract,
then yea, I want big official advice with a golden seal of approval on a
silver platter with a company logo in a spotlight and smiling showgirls
on either side.
You talk about it like you're putting mobile service advice in the same
category as advice for debugging my code. I don't need official people
to debug my code, but I DO need someone official to tell me how much
it's going to cost me to develop for this platform, before I start
signing two year contracts with providers.
The rest of your email is great thanks much, I'll add it to my (growing)
notes file on service plans for the neo,
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