[Lazarus] Project management

Marco van de Voort marcov at stack.nl
Thu Mar 1 09:45:20 CET 2012

On Thu, Mar 01, 2012 at 01:45:02AM +0200, Juha Manninen wrote:
> > Usually they are driven by a foundation and/or core team. Much like FPC
> > nowadays, with occasional alliances with commercial parties that sponsor a
> > certain development.
> >
> > There are not many alternative routes.
> >
> I was hoping something more concrete and detailed, like ideas for helping
> new potential contributors to get a softer landing. That was the original
> idea of this thread.
> Rich Saunders proposed "SMEs", people to intermediate between core
> developers and users. It may be a good idea, I only wonder how would it be
> organized in practical day-to-day life.

Very easy. People do things. Not people try to force other people to do
things, or try to extort other people to do things (if you do this, I might
help out, or many other people will come).

Don't blame the tools, don't blame core, don't blame the weather, just

That is also what is wrong in these threads. All these threads about what is
wrong with the docs have combined hundred times more lines then were
contributed externally (by non core committers) to the docs.

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