[kwlug-disc] what would you pay for good kernel documentation?

Robert P. J. Day rpjday at crashcourse.ca
Sat Jun 5 10:30:08 EDT 2010


On Sat, 5 Jun 2010, Lori Paniak wrote:

> On Sat, 2010-06-05 at 10:17 -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> > On Sat, 5 Jun 2010, Lori Paniak wrote:

> >   i'll look into it but based on some of the reaction i've read
> > this morning, i can honestly say that i've never been as
> > disappointed with some of my fellow open source advocates as i am
> > right now.  literally, someone on the TLUG list just now suggested
> > that he simply couldn't justify the kind of donation i was talking
> > about as an acceptable business expense for his company.
> >
> >   you don't really want to know what i'm thinking right now.
>
> Well, that does bring up an accounting question:  How does one
> "book" donations to an open-source project?  Is it cost of software?
> Donations? Other?
>
> I tend to make donations as an individual.

  i didn't really pursue the discussion.  sometimes, it's just obvious
when you're wasting your time.

rday

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