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Re: New MI maintainer
On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 03:59:25AM -0500, Richard Stallman wrote:
> A free and open society protects its users by making public its
> actions and intents.
> The GNU Project is not a government, and it does not aim to represent
> the people in general, or the users. Our goals go far beyond "making
> users happy". We campaign for your freedom to change and redistribute
> your own version of a program.
OK, to that end, let me say, Thank You. I've been on the receiving end of
the free software movement for a very long time. I also happen to be
reasonably happy with what I have been given.
> That does not include your having the right to be consulted by us
> about what we do in developing a program. Because the program is free,
> you are not bound by our decisions anyway.
I do however disagree with you here. I'm simply suggesting that when you
keep the process closed, you divide people instead of bring them
together. You have witnessed an instance of this with your current
Either way, I hope this new appointment is an improvement to GDB, and to
the MI interface. I look forward to seeing some improvements.