Ubuntu / Firefox OS for Openmoko?

Yury Sakarinen zyth at onego.ru
Sat Jan 12 09:13:19 CET 2013

Let's count GTA04 interest and preferences:


Bob Ham писал 2013-01-12 01:23:
> On Fri, 2013-01-11 at 20:43 +0100, Christoph Pulster wrote:
>> The hardware GTA04 is based on one person (Nikolaus), the software
>> QtMoko is based on one person (Radek). My daily cudos for both of 
>> them.
>> But I am afraid we really need a broader basis of manpower.
> I think it's unfair to mention only Nikolaus and Radek.  There are 
> many
> people working to push the GTA04 forward:
> http://git.freesmartphone.org/?p=cornucopia.git;a=history;f=fsodeviced/conf/GTA04;hb=HEAD
> http://git.shr-project.org/git/?p=meta-smartphone.git;a=history;f=meta-openmoko/conf/machine/om-gta04.conf;hb=HEAD
> https://github.com/neilbrown/linux/commits/gta04/mainline/arch/arm/mach-omap2/board-omap3gta04.c
> I don't think "we" necessarily "need" any more manpower.  To say that 
> is
> to say: I want people to do things for me.  Indeed, we all want 1000
> programmers to start working on FSO and QtMoko so that our phones 
> become
> sweet bastions of freedom and coolness.  Alas, there is only us.
> It is worth remembering that a factor in attracting programmers is 
> the
> ratio between (1) how much effort we spend complaining about how few
> programmers the are and trying to attract more, and (2) how much 
> effort
> we spend creating useful systems with a small number of programmers.
> Paradoxically, a focus on the latter is much more likely to attract 
> new
> contributors.
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