[OpenIndiana-discuss] Should http://wiki.openindiana.org/ point to TWiki?

Kevin J. Woolley kjw at javabunny.net
Fri Sep 17 00:04:05 UTC 2010

On Thursday, 16 September, 2010 20:58, "Edward Martinez" <mindbender_1 at live.com> said:

>       With little flaws like the upgrading bug, no roadmap,etc might
> give  the companies running CentOS and Ubuntu the impression OpenIndiana
> is is being run by people without experience running a project, in the
> words of oracle- a science project, and will be seen as a "hobbyist"
> OS,  companies will mostly stay with CentOS,etc,  since  BTRFS is
> improving,and will become standard in linux later on.  I think
> OpenIndiana has to start acting like a professional project  (i.e.
> .FreeBSD, OpenBSD) if it plans to be a direct drop in for opensolaris,
> ubuntu and centos users.    I would lend a hand but i have my mind busy
> with other stuff(algebra,calculus,gentoo,etc).

I'm sorry you lack experience with early-phase projects.  You may wish to look to the early days of both FreeBSD and OpenBSD and see that many of the problems experienced in the last two days were shared and then some!

Luckily, many of us have some knowledge of who's behind the project...


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