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Re: Rumour: FM really is dead

Chuck Hastings schrieb:
> Hello Framers,
> MSWord driving out FrameMaker is simply one more
> corollary to Gresham's Law, like
>     Bad software drives out good.
> How would Adobe feel about the Linux open-software
> folks creating a free lookalike, to be ready whenever
> FrameMaker support officially gets deep-sixed, to be
> called maybe
>     `FlameMaker?'

Assumed that Adobe stops further FM development wouldn't it be an option 
to make the source code publically available and let the open source 
community take over?

I'm sure there are lots and lots of coders around the world who are 
eager to maintain and enhance such a great software. This would sooner 
or later bestow us a Linux version of Framemaker :) ...

Just my 2cents ...

Tom Gier

Techn. Writer
Imperia AG / Cologne - Germany

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