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From: "Wulf C. Krueger" <philantrop@g.o>
Subject: Re: A proposal to get out of this mess
Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2008 14:15:17 +0100
>> I don't get all the fuss about this, though. So the Foundation is in
>> trouble, so what? It's basically holding the Gentoo trademark in the
>> USA (in Europe, it does *not*, another legal entity does here) and it
>> is the copyright holder of the ebuilds.
> Maybe it is all about the "so what?" mentality of the core that led to
> this mess in the first place?

Please explain why I should care about the Gentoo Foundation in your opinion.

> I can understand that this angers the community and drobbins, as it
> angers me too.

I don't. I *do* care about our users, about my ebuilds and the  
technical side of things. I do *not* care about a foundation that's  
supposed to be an IP container.

> But I think that some drastic actions must be taken,

Why? To appease the mob? What horrible, catastrophic thing has  
happened? Please explain that. I honestly don't see it.

> maybe exactly because the bandwagon with the angry mob on it.

Drastic measures because some people loudly claim the end of the world  
is coming? No, thank you.

>> The ebuilds keep coming, we're basically doing "business" as usual and
>> that should be enough, I'd say.
> Sure, all is fine in the land of Gentoo - problems are for people that
> have nothing better to do :(

Name those problem, please. I'll gladly try to address them if I can.

-- 
Best regards, Wulf
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