Firebird Database Project Admin Apologises to for Mailbombing

Saturday April 26th, 2003

In an update to an earlier article, IBPhoenix is reporting that Ann Harrison of the Firebird database project has apologised to Staff for "problems a mailbombing may have caused". The apology was made at the request of the Debian project's Jonathan Walther, who has offered to mediate in the dispute. The article also reports that the Firebird Admins and the FirebirdSQL Foundation are trying to open a more formal channel of communication with

#38 Re: Dumbass

by bzbarsky

Sunday April 27th, 2003 9:36 PM

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One more thing. It should be clear that my comment was just an evaluation of Ben's behavior with regard to this whole naming issue. It was in no way an indictment of his ability as a Mozilla developer (my other comment notwithstanding).

There is nothing that prevents people who do useful work from being mean (case in point: me), being dumbasses, being petty, etc.