Subject Re: [Firebird-general] Re: Make a wiki and centralize all info about firebird there
Author Martijn Tonies
>> Ah, so you expect other people to pick up your idea
>> and do the work?
> I actually hope there's a critical mass of "other people" out there
> that don't see it like this at all :)
> What I mean is there are wildly ignorant assumptions underneath "your
> idea" and "other people" doing "the work" in the context of what has
> been discussed here. It's really not an original idea at all (see
> previous posts), and certainly not a "me" vs "other people" thing.
> Does "other people" and "the work" mean anything in the context of
> wikipedia for example?

Bad example, the market for Wikipedia is very very different and
the number of potential writers is much bigger. (also given the
many different subjects). Wikipedia and "your wiki" aren't comparable
at all.

> So please expand, cuz I fail to see any logic in the question.

Without 1 guy/gal (or a small group of people) starting the project
and trying to get it going and -keep- it going, the wiki isn't going
anywhere. Period.

> the point is that it's irrelevant how much time I myself want/can
> spend for this.

No it isn't.

> Let anyone spend as much as they can and want. Give

People don't magically appear and do work.

> them accessible tools and you might get something unexpectedly good in
> return. By judging them you'll only get reactions.
> Hope no one's offended by anything, so we can keep chatting.

No worries, I can take a blow or two ;-)

With regards,

Martijn Tonies
Upscene Productions

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