[Telepathy] future of Telepathy?

Dominik George nik at naturalnet.de
Thu Apr 28 18:05:30 UTC 2016

>*You* should care. If you don't have users, you won't get new
>contributors while old ones will slowly leave too and the project
>just dies. Simple as that.
>Just look at KDE Telepathy, probably one of the biggest Telepathy
>clients out there. We've had about 10 everyday developers 5 years ago,
>we have two in a _month_ now. And we do have quite an awesome
>feature set, yet our users are also declining. Why? Because we don't
>support $protocol (and also because mobile).

AFAIAC, I do not use Telepathy a lot because its XMPP support is stale and broken.

I'd rather have two developers fix that than 10 devs of which 9 work on non-free protocols.

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