[openbeos] Re: Hi from the PetrOS camp.

  • From: "Erik Jakowatz" <erik@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 10 Nov 2001 09:42:19 -0800

>If you're claiming that maybe we need a push in the business world, you
>might want to pick up some basic books on marketing, and all of the
>various techniques to lie, cheat, and steal to sell x number of 
>It's been made pretty clear to us that the MIT license is what we're 
>with. Any attempt to hit a business angle on something that we don't
>already have done is nothing more than a distraction. 
>This guy comes out of of thin air and toots his own horn about his
>commercial OS, and low and behold it makes news on 
>(Thanks Eugenia!), which just bought him some free advertising without
>actually doing anything.

Easy, David!  While an OpenBeOS/Trumpet partnership may not end up being 
a good fit, it helps to have an open mind to what might be a valuable 
ally in the long term.

e, who is also guilty of doing some snipping for the sake of being 
concise. =)

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not understanding, and understanding is not wisdom.
        - Philip Adams

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