Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 15th Aug 2006 14:25 UTC, submitted by sogabe
BeOS & Derivatives A discussion on the Haiku mailing list about the recently announced icon contest has set off a somewhat controversial debate about communication in the project. The Haiku leadership seems to be of the idea that it is not yet a good time to the start PR machine, while the member of the community who initiated the discussion argues that, if done right, communication can be beneficial for the project at any point in time, and that it may actually help find the developers that the project so badly needs. Quite coincidentally, this article related to the topic of marketing open source projects.
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Erm...
by PJBonoVox on Tue 15th Aug 2006 16:10 UTC
PJBonoVox
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2006-08-14

I would have thought that 'see Firefox' was the answer to this articles headline?

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RE: Erm...
by Sphinx on Wed 16th Aug 2006 15:53 in reply to "Erm..."
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2005-07-09

Firefox is proof the door swings both ways, your competitors bad PR is good PR for you.

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