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PyInstaller needs Funding by your Company


Christian Gollwitzer wrote:
> Am 07.01.20 um 15:09 schrieb Hartmut Goebel:
>> Maintianing PyInstaller at a proper level requires about 4 to 5 days per
>> month. Which means about 4,000 to 5,000 ? per month and about 50,000 to
>> 60,000 ? per year.
>
> these numbers sound odd to me. 4000? - 5000? per month or equivalently 
> 60,000? per year is the level of academic full-time jobs in Germany, 
> i.e. that would be 4-5 days per week, not per month.

  it is the demand of a volunteer to be paid.

  if people want to pay him that's their business, but
i think a larger company may just instead fork their
own copy or fund an internal developer to track this
project IF it is that important to them.

  he may resign or limit his participation in the future
as with any other volunteer effort.

  it is GPL code.


  songbird