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gonzoMD wrote:ReactOS allready tried a similar way, but this didn't work very well afaik.
Look here: http://www.reactos.org/wiki/Community_Funded_Ideas
hto wrote:What about another variant of CFI:
- devs propose a list of tasks;
- community chooses one or a few;
- collect donations;
- if a developer misses deadline, community decides whether to set a later deadline or to devote funds to another task;
- community assesses the quality of work — if ok, the dev receives money.
Sound plausible, but I was not aware that ROS foundation had any money at all.vicmarcal wrote:Then the ReactOS Foundation looks into each request, talks with the dev, checks if it has the necessary funds, and then accepts/rejects the proposal, and the result is published.
So what do you think about this idea ?
We should not put all the eggs in one basket, even if it materialises one day.acat1433 wrote:er, what about the Sponsorship money of the Russian President ?
put a nice gauge/progressbar about it on the homepage
put a nice gauge/progressbar about it on the homepageYurijVodkin wrote:Good idea
Total Donors Per donor
2011 1554.59 83 18.73
2010 1919.00 94 20.41
2009 2669.17 142 18.80
2008 3471.11 126 27.55
2007 2759.57 118 23.39