> From: Chiron <chiron613.no.spam.@no.s...>
> Date: Sat, 21 Apr 2012 14:46:07 GMT
> On Sat, 21 Apr 2012 17:10:48 +0300, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> >> From: Chiron <chiron613.no.spam.@no.s...> Date: Sat,
> >> 21 Apr 2012 12:43:45 GMT
> >> In what way do the maintainers of emacs benefit from having more users?
> > If you ever maintained a package that others used, you must know that
> > satisfying your users is a very powerful incentive. Frankly, I'm
> > surprised to see this question asked at all.
> Well, I'm just going by the behavior of the current maintainers.
What behavior? Facts, please.
> They aren't making the changes that people seem to want - at least
> not the ones that might gather lots of users.
Which changes? Facts, please!
> Satisfying users may be a powerful incentive, but it certainly is not the
> only one. Apparently, it is not the one that motivates the current
Without the facts to back this up, I would not consider this