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Re: Features, releases and team work

From: Erik Huelsmann <ehuels_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-03-28 11:04:45 CEST

> The lack of a driving goal with built in motivation has two end
> results. First, you don't have the same core of developers doing the
> work, because they're largely done with what they wanted to do.
> Second, the ones you do have (both old and new) really are scratching
> their own itches, which results in the kind of development you see
> today, smaller features, less big-bang type releases that do
> incredible new things, etc.
>
> Honestly, I'm not sure there's a good way to "fix" this, and I'm not
> sure it really needs to be fixed anyway. In many ways it just is what
> it is.

But, if that's what it is, can we agree on that and not make a big
deal out of releases and just release every 6 months what we *do*
have?

I'm torn between your position and the 'ok lets do this big feature,
but do it all together'.

bye,

Erik.

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