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    Theodore Tso <tytso@mit.edu> writes:

    > If the goal is to find corporate sponsorship for Tux3, I'd strongly
    > encourage you to think harder about a compelling story for why Tux3 is
    > so cool that companies should spend money supporting it. Let me
    > gently suggest to you that "it'll have fewer features than btrfs, but
    > it will use less memory" is not a particularly compelling story to a
    > company's technical and management leadership who is figure out
    > spending priorities for next year's budget. Particularly if the cell
    > phone is going to have megabytes of memory to run Java on it anyway;
    > and even if it's not running Java, have you seen how much space
    > graphical libraries take up these days? :-)
    >
    > Again, I'm not saying this to discourage technical people from working
    > on Tux3. But just because you're passionate about a technology,
    > doesn't mean that it automatically translate to there being a business
    > case to convince companies to invest in that technology.

    About sponsorship, I guess Daniel just worried about me. But, it's not
    argument on lkml. So, let's stop argument about sponsorship.

    Thanks.
    --
    OGAWA Hirofumi <hirofumi@mail.parknet.co.jp>


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