[haiku-development] Re: Expressing the purpose of a development mailinglist (was: Re: Attaching attributes to BFile)

  • From: Ingo Weinhold <ingo_weinhold@xxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 15 Aug 2009 14:39:56 +0200

On 2009-08-14 at 20:33:42 [+0200], Jonas Sundström <jonas@xxxxxxxxxxx> 
wrote:
> scott mc <scottmc2@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Call it haiku-dev-talk and just describe it's intended
> > use clearly on the sign up page.
> 
> I'm okay with that name. (In spite of my expounding
> on the dangers of vagueness.)
> 
> Someone seemed keen on 3rd-party.

Matt suggested it (not even sure he was serious) and I agreed that it would 
be most fitting. No keenness on my part at least. :-)

> I have some doubts about this terminology.
>
> 1st party developers.. That's Haiku I guess, but
> who are the 2nd party developers then, if there is
> a 3rd party of developers?
> 
> (Us, them, and.. those other guys?)

It's as simple as OS developers, users, and developers not developing the 
OS.

CU, Ingo

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