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Re: fund raising drive for Mac G5 support; pledges
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: fund raising drive for Mac G5 support; pledges
- From: Jonathan Walther <krooger_(_at_)_debian_(_dot_)_org>
- Date: Sat, 27 Nov 2004 18:24:06 -0800
On Thu, Nov 25, 2004 at 12:20:41PM +0100, Ed White wrote:
During the EuroBSDCon 2004 in Germany someone reading this interview
told Jordan K. Hubbard (manager of BSD Technologies for Apple Computer Inc.)
about Dale Rahn's answers. He said he wasn't aware of any request for
cooperation / hardware / contribution from OpenBSD folks.
It seems you should at least try to ask.
That isn't what Jordan Hubbard told me a couple days ago on the phone.
He said that Apple management is extremely hard to get free-will
donations out of, even for his own FreeBSD project. There has to be a
clear ROI for Apple to be willing to "donate" anything. And it has to
be very specific, not nebulous "maybe..."
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