[Consortium] linux audio base djcj linux-sound apps and midi page
marpet at naex.sk
Mon Feb 2 19:28:08 EST 2004
On Mon, 2004-02-02 at 23:12, Andrea Glorioso wrote:
> Marek Peteraj <marpet at naex.sk> writes:
> > On Mon, 2004-02-02 at 20:08, Andrea Glorioso wrote:
> >> Marek Peteraj <marpet at naex.sk> writes:
> >> > But the site says it's targeting the music, recording and broadcast
> >> > industry...
> >> Why can't you just stop a bit and suspend your criticisms until
> >> something gets actually done ?
> > Because i'd like to see it done right? And help out?
> Accusing people of "being about to destroy the importance of linux
> audio" (cit.) is not a good way of helping out - I think we can agree
> on this.
> >> The right to criticize is sacred, but I think everybody should use it
> >> with a grain of salt.
> > Just think about what i'm saying and you'll start seeing that it's not
> > at all trolling.
> That's a matter of opinion, and just as you have criticized the way in
> which the initial consortium discussions have been done (i.e. on a
> closed mailing list, although I already explained the reasons why the
> list was closed and I generally don't agree that *all* discussions
> must or should be kept on open mailing lists) I think you can accept
> the fact that the way in which *you* have presented your ideas and or
> objections can be interpreted as trolling.
No. Read my very first post which was originally private, teh one meant
> I mean, if one persons thinks you are trolling, s/he could be wrong.
> If two persons think that, possibilities they are wrong gets lower.
> If more than two persons maintain that your way of saying things
> amounts to trolling, I would stop, take ad deep breath, and consider
> that maybe *I* might be wrong.
I might, i might not...
> I think I understood one of the main problematic points is the usage
> of the linuxaudio.org domain. As I already said, I think we can reach
> a compromise here - have www.linuxaudio.org be a generic portal (I
> would anyway add a "this domain was brought to you thanks to the Linux
> Audio Consortium" banner - I think that's fair) and use subdomains of
> linuxadio.org for specific tasks, as have already been outlined in
> previous threads.
> As far as your desire to help out goes, that's welcome. The main
> point is whether you want to help the Consortium (as a web designer,
> document writer, legal advisor, whatever)
> or some of the sub projects
> which we want to create under the linuxaudio.org umbrella (I mean the
> domain, not the Linux Audio Consortium).
> If you do not want to cooperate with the Consortium, that's perfectly
> fine - but then I would suggest that you don't pester Consortium's
> members with endless e-mails on what they are doing wrong (because
> that *is* trolling). One e-mail will suffice - if we don't follow
> your advice, it simply means we don't agree with you or we feel that
> your concerns are not worth enough - I think that's a fine position,
> at least as much as you considering the current Consortium's plans
> wrong is.
You simply haven't thoroughly read my messages.
Let's forget about it. Good luck with your consortium.
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