Re: [qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-16 Thread J. Eppler
Hello Leeteqxv, if I understood you correct, what your clientele want's to have is constant improvements for Qubes OS. They don't want to compile or test things. This is a subscription based model, where people pay the Qubes OS team for their ongoing work rather than for an existing product.

Re: [qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-16 Thread Franz
On Fri, Dec 16, 2016 at 1:06 PM, Leeteqxv wrote: > On 15/12/16 23:46, je wrote: > >> >> > I do not believe that developing a commercial operating system >> based on an >> > open source foundation will pay off on a long run. >> >> Is there a specific reason you

Re: [qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-16 Thread Leeteqxv
On 15/12/16 23:46, je wrote: > I do not believe that developing a commercial operating system based on an > open source foundation will pay off on a long run. Is there a specific reason you think it will not? Just curious. 1. Selling a license provides a one time payment. Even

[qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-15 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 12/15/16 07:43, je wrote: > Hello, > > 1. have you thought about offering training, consulting and support for > companies who want to use Qubes OS in their enterprise? Yes, this is something we've considered. We'd prefer to focus on selling

[qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-05 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-04 13:50, Patrick Bouldin wrote: > Andrew, > > I'm very willing to donate - and well noted that you all will continue to > update the core changes in the public domain. I do understand the why, the > what and the dollars for the change

Re: [qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-04 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-04 02:27, Zbigniew Łukasiak wrote: > On Sun, Dec 4, 2016 at 3:41 AM, Andrew David Wong wrote: >> -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- >> Hash: SHA512 >> >> On 2016-12-04 00:08, Zbigniew Łukasiak wrote: >>> On Friday,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-04 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-04 00:08, Zbigniew Łukasiak wrote: > On Friday, December 2, 2016 at 6:13:35 PM UTC-5, Andrew David Wong wrote: >>> So that's what I'm thinking, maybe it would be good for the >>> "evangelization" of Qubes to make some very simple, brief,

Re: [qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-04 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 2016-12-03 06:14, Kopimi Security wrote: > On Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 12:13:35 AM UTC+1, Andrew David Wong wrote: >> On 12/02/16 11:17, Kopimi Security wrote: >>> I'm excited about this, and wish to support Qubes. >>> My first thoughts are

[qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-04 Thread Zbigniew Łukasiak
On Friday, December 2, 2016 at 6:13:35 PM UTC-5, Andrew David Wong wrote: > > So that's what I'm thinking, maybe it would be good for the > > "evangelization" of Qubes to make some very simple, brief, and to-the-point > > videos and howto's? > > > > Yes, certainly. Would you be willing to help

[qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-03 Thread Kopimi Security
On Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 12:13:35 AM UTC+1, Andrew David Wong wrote: > -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- > Hash: SHA512 > > On 12/02/16 11:17, Kopimi Security wrote: > > On Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 12:56:11 AM UTC+1, Andrew David Wong wrote: > >> Unfortunately, the financial

[qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-02 Thread pixel fairy
On Friday, December 2, 2016 at 6:55:18 PM UTC-5, pixel fairy wrote: > On Friday, December 2, 2016 at 6:13:35 PM UTC-5, Andrew David Wong wrote: > > > > So that's what I'm thinking, maybe it would be good for the > > > "evangelization" of Qubes to make some very simple, brief, and > > >

[qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-02 Thread pixel fairy
On Friday, December 2, 2016 at 6:13:35 PM UTC-5, Andrew David Wong wrote: > > So that's what I'm thinking, maybe it would be good for the > > "evangelization" of Qubes to make some very simple, brief, and to-the-point > > videos and howto's? > > > > Yes, certainly. Would you be willing to

[qubes-users] Re: [qubes-devel] Re: Announcement: Qubes OS Begins Commercialization and Community Funding Efforts

2016-12-02 Thread Andrew David Wong
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 On 12/02/16 11:17, Kopimi Security wrote: > On Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 12:56:11 AM UTC+1, Andrew David Wong wrote: >> Unfortunately, the financial necessity of shifting our priorities to >> commercial >> clients will mean that we have less