Re: Self-actualization (was: Re: DW)
On Sat, 13 Aug 2005 08:15:42 +0200, Clytie Siddall
As to self-actualization, it's very high up on thehierarchy of human
And I value it accordingly. I just love people who can act on
some simple directions, and become self-sufficient more or less
I am not convinced that self-actualised people are in short
supply in general. However, they will be scarce for certain
skill sets, especially in the outposts of Debian distribution.
The need for more outreach is quite obvious in the fringes.
And what is more peripheral than new translation teams?
It's all very well to expect self-actualization from people who have the
necessary confidence and skills, and the cultural backgroundto support
it. Many cultures actively suppress self-actualization.
Open source development is pretty meritocratic.
This is usually considered a feature, cultural
Still, more outreach activity on the fronteers