[PD] new to the list + ideas [correction!]

derek holzer derek at x-i.net
Thu Nov 18 21:28:34 CET 2004

derek holzer wrote:

> In the past, these kinds of requests have often started friendly little 
> flamewars on the PD list. The reason being that most people in the PD 
> community hold very close to the free software/open source ideology, and 
> the idea of a closed, non-modifiable patch runs against their ideas of 
> open-ness. 

 > Generally, people expect from PD what MAX does--i.e. that you
> can compile a closed, self-sufficient executable app from it.

What I mean to say is that the people who request "executable" patches 
expect from PD what MAX does.

Sorry for my brain-fart! ;-)


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