Re: Google ads on debian.org
On Tue, 14 Dec 2004 16:27:15 -0500, Stephen Frost <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> Perhaps not, as I said, I thought it'd be an interesting discussion,
> not that we should go out and market it as a new Debian thing to do.
> I don't mind valid critiques of why something isn't workable, I do
> mind knee-jerk reactions of "I'll quit if Debian does that."
Is someone quitting? Hay, maybe we are getting close to a
release. On the other hand, trivializing objections people have to
commercialization of Debian does not advance your cause. I do have
objections to Debian starting down this path, and for precisely the
same reasons: I think that the influx of money would make it hard to
prevent abuse, or the appearance of abuse, and the resulting ill-will
would be detrimental to the project.
A kind of Batman of contemporary letters. Philip Larkin on Anthony
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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