Paying Tomasz Wasilczyk for security improvements
mark at kingant.net
Wed Feb 20 21:08:13 EST 2013
On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 3:56 PM, William Ehlhardt
<williamehlhardt at gmail.com> wrote:
> Forgive my ignorance, but: why is IMF acting as a middleman here at all?
That's a good question. It sounds like for Google it's easier to make
a donation to us than to pay Tomasz directly. I don't know the
details. Also maybe having IMF act as a middleman makes it more
likely that Tomasz will have the greater Pidgin/Adium/libpurple
community in mind when he makes his changes? Rather than doing
specific work that benefits only one company.
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