Why did you choose DragonFly?

Stathis Kamperis ekamperi at gmail.com
Mon Sep 20 15:14:48 PDT 2010

2010/9/20 Przemysław Pawełczyk <pp_o2 at o2.pl>:
> On Mon, 20 Sep 2010 13:33:28 -0600
> "Samuel J. Greear" <sjg at evilcode.net> wrote:
>> This mail is intended for the infrequent responders and lurkers on the
>> list just as much as the regular posters.
>> What has drawn you to use the DragonFly BSD operating system and/or
>> participate in its development by following this list? Technical
>> features, methodologies, something about the community? I suspect the
>> HAMMER filesystem to be the popular choice, but what other features
>> affect or do you see affecting your day to day life as an
>> administrator, developer, or [insert use case here], now or in the
>> future?
> Hi Sam,
> A question for a question.
> Why _no one_ answered my question concerning DF BSD contained in my
> post:
> http://leaf.dragonflybsd.org/mailarchive/users/2010-07/msg00091.html
> What did I do wrong?
> I thought them over before I gathered enough temerity to ask here for
> anything.
> Why do you ask me -"a lurker" - to answer your questions when you
> (plural) are treating "the lurkers" that way?
> Regards
> --
> Przemysław Pawełczyk (P2O2) [pron. Pshemislav Paveltchick]
> http://pp.blast.pl, pp_o2 at o2.pl

Hi Przemysław!
You certainly didn't do anything wrong. Nor anyone else did.

There are threads that go unanswered because there aren't people in
position to provide feedback. Either due to lack of knowledge,
experience, time, w/e. Please remember that our community isn't
exactly crowded, so there are a lot of unexplored territories.

Sometimes it helps to join us in dragonflybsd channel @ efnet and ask
there or reply to your own thread preferably with a small follow up to
raise awareness or just figure things out yourself (which is very

I hope you don't hold any hard feelings against us :)

Best regards,

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