gta02-core (was Re: OM future)
Rafael Ignacio Zurita
rizurita at yahoo.com
Thu Feb 25 20:41:24 CET 2010
--- On Thu, 2/25/10, Rui Miguel Silva Seabra <rms at 1407.org> wrote:
> Em 25-02-2010 01:39, Carsten Haitzler
> (The Rasterman) escreveu:
> > boys with the big pots of money are surprisingly close
> > compromises. but you can get some of it at least.
> Oh come on, don't beat them with a stick, if you don't have people
> working on this now, then when the time comes there will be pretty much
> nothing to show and all the time of development will have to start
> *then* instead of now :)
> The beauty of these communities thing is that one resource spent in
> developping gta02-core is not one resource not spent in SHR because (and
> I might be wrong here because I'm not into gta02-core) most likely
> gta02-core people don't feel as excited writing software for a
> smartphone environment (PIM, call support, other apps, etc...).
> As such, gta02-core people are not diminishing SHR people, but
You are right and that is my point.
The other bits around about big companies with money
doing propietary stuff is off topic; since the original
thread mail was intended to talk about community
projects which learn the proper software/hardware
development processes needed for an open mobile phone,
no about who is going to do a product for the 95% of
the market and which is that product.
Sorry for my english guys, maybe I did not explain
the idea very well.
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