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Re: Kudos, Sponsors, Comments

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Robert Treat <xzilla(at)users(dot)sourceforge(dot)net>
Cc: Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>,PostgreSQL WWW Mailing List <pgsql-www(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Kudos, Sponsors, Comments
Date: 2004-12-24 00:53:00
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Robert Treat wrote:
> > 1) I'd like to change this from "sponsors" to "corporate contributors".
> >  Sponsors implies money and we want to list code contributors as well
> > -- if not primarily.   We can keep the URL of the page, just change the
> > title.
> >
> Well, back when it was on advocacy, the idea (as I understood it) was to 
> recognize those companies the truly sponsor our development, and by sponsor I 
> do mean money, since afaik Tom/Jan/Bruce etc all get paid in actual money by 
> these companies to hack on PostgreSQL. 

I don't see how hiring someone to work on PostgreSQL is more
"money"-like than contributing resources, time, or code.

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