MozillaZine

Progress and Future of Mozilla the Application Suite

Thursday February 6th, 2003

The latest mozilla.org Status Update is all about the progress and future of the Mozilla application suite. Featuring a summary of the improvements since Mozilla 1.0, the update also details the planned work that will be completed over the next few months and outlines some possibilities for the future.


#52 Re: You just don't get it - there was no diversion

by jsebrech

Saturday February 8th, 2003 9:04 AM

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"Even if a few of the Mail/News developers had stuck on to work on the browser, there is no reason to think that progress on the browser would have been any faster."

Exactly. Anyone who doubts this should go read The Mythical Man-month, by Fred Brooks, for an explanation of why more developers working on a project does not necessarily mean it will be done sooner or be of higher quality.