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Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] Ping

On 2/18/07, Jose Hevia <jose.francisco.hevia@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
inkscape is a fork from sodipodi, created when Lauris(its main
creator) tried to halt the project in protest for Irak USA bombings.
It was a unilateral and non consensus decision.

Not only that, of course. He didn't really try to halt the project
AFAIK, he just blanked the web site. But it was the last straw, if
anything. The main reasons were his lack of openness, unwillingness to
discuss new directions, and unwillingness to share powers with others
in the community even when he was AWOL for months.

bulia byak
Inkscape. Draw Freely.