MozillaZine Status Update #225 (March 16, 2004)

Tuesday March 16th, 2004

The Status Update #225 (March 16, 2004) is now online. It includes news on a Windows installer for Mozilla Thunderbird, Mozilla Firefox profile migration, the Mozilla Firefox Roadmap, branding, JavaScript controls, the IMAP IDLE command, cookies, spoiler protection, Extensible Tag Framework (XTF) and more.

#11 Re: Foundation

by mlefevre

Tuesday March 16th, 2004 9:08 AM

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I'm not sure it's true that "most" are working on the core technology either. We're only talking about 8 or 9 full-time staff, and that includes the "overheads" of running the organisation and all the various build and code management stuff.

Firebird, for example, may be mostly one person, but if you include all the "overheads" that are necessary for that one person to be able to spend all their time on the Firebird front-end, we could be talking about 25% of the resources of the organisation. If you look at the credit box in Firebird, you will see that it lists a lot more than just one name.

It would be good if the Mozilla folks updated the staff list, so that it reflected who is actually doing what now.