An Unconventional, Nifty, and Eclectic Proprosal

Thomas M. Farrelly
Fri, 16 Jul 1999 19:53:20 +0200

Francois-Rene Rideau wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 15, 1999 at 11:56:28AM +0100, Alaric Williams wrote:
> > I support Fare
> Thanks, Alaric!
> > I might write a handbook of "reasons why open source/community projects
> > fail" - the lack of strong, decisive, leadership would be one of them. It
> > doesn't matter if the decisions are right or not. Just so long as a good
> > enough answer comes out. It'll do.
> I have been quite a bad leader, up to now.
> Perhaps because I never assumed the role,
> and was waiting for someone to take it in my place.
> I now understand that I mustn't expect this better someone
> to be anyone but a better me. So I'll strive to be better.
> (Of course if reality goes beyond my expectations, so far, so good!)

tears :~

BTW: Anybody seen Life of Brian by Monty Phyton? Well, wave your sandals
in the air, follow the ME!

> > /me dons asbestos vest
> Please redirect your flames and discussion not specific to tunes to

We could all agree on a os-people-flames-and-politics list. Pesonally I
don't see the real on-topic progressive colaborate work being done on
eighter mentioned list - but I could be wrong.

Anyway, I think this whole political incident has been a valuable
eyeopener for all of us :~

    Thomas M.  Farrelly