Re: PaySwarm-based Debian donations
On Tue, 2013-06-18 at 04:28 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> Many DDs and DMs work as consultants or contractors. If a user wants
> to use their money as a tool for Debian development, they should hire
> one or more of these developers to work on the specific things the
> user is interested in.
Kickstarter exists because one-to-one payment models do NOT work for
many project orientated, singular work items. Grouping many individuals
investments together requires infrastructure, planning and visibility
but are effective ways to hire said contractors when done right.
Debian's invitations DO lack visibility. At least here.