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Re: bundling software with TSVN?

From: Nicolas Alvarez <nicolas.alvarez_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Mar 2008 00:25:41 -0200

Simon Large escribiˇ:
> I am not at all comfortable with this either. A shopping toolbar is
> going to be of interest to 0.000001% of developers (OK, I haven't done
> any market research so there may be 10% error in that value ;-) so the
> only people who will install it are the ones who aren't paying
> attention and do so by accident. Which means they will be annoyed, you
> will get almost no revenue and TSVN will look bad.

[Re-posting because looks like my message never made it through]

I agree. If you're going to bundle something, bundle something useful to
your target audience, like some shareware text editor.

(I was going to say "some shareware diff/merge program", but I don't
think you would bundle a product that competes with your own
TortoiseMerge!)

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