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Yes, I too only found out that Peter was calling in the pledges after I just happened to visit his website for another purpose. This was on return from a fortnight's holiday, so the notice might have been there for a while before In saw it. ISTR that the announcement of the first release of Firefox on Drobe only stated that the Firefox beta was available, not that the payments were due. I had sort of expected that all the pledgers would be informed by email when they were expected to pay up (as Martin did with Gimp-print). I could well understand people not paying because they were not aware that payment was due. It seems that Peter has now sent out the emails, so hopefully he will get the expected response. It would be unethical and unfair on Peter for people not to honour their pledges. It might also discourage other similar efforts in the future.

 is a RISC OS Usermrtd on 23/8/05 9:19AM
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