Okay people, we've seen degrade more and more for years, and we've always hoped it will find its way and get better.

Now people working on Developer Tools, , and the Rust team - arguably some of the most useful and valuable teams at Mozilla - have been laid off, to make space for more profit making activities.

This is utter bullshit.

But perhaps this is also an opportunity. The FLOSS community forked OpenOffice, XFree86, and other huge projects.


@rysiek I have also seen Mozilla's fall from grace, but I am worried that forking it will just add to the fragmentation of the open source ecosystem:

@AgreeableLandscape that didn't happen with OpenOffice, and Mozilla doesn't seem to be interested that much in developing parts of Firefox that kind of matter for this community. So I wouldn't worry about that.

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