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Hi Thorsten, all,

On 10/02/2022 18.07, Thorsten Behrens wrote:
It is putting the cart in front of the horse though, to start with:

* we want TDF to contribute more code to LibreOffice

and then follow with

* therefore we must employ two developers

Whether or not that's an adequate summary of Paolo's proposal is not up to me to judge, but...

I believe it is more productive to start thinking about what we want
to achieve, in order to fulfill our mission. It is therefore
encouraging to read some good thoughts about that (RTL/CTL, a11y, and
other under-developed areas with little ecosystem contributions).

The board can then ponder what is the best way to achieve those goals,
relative to other demands. It is possible, but by no means certain,
that actually hiring specialised staff is indeed the most economic way
forward (e.g. for an area like a11y).

... I completely agree that having a clear goal and considering the pros and cons of different approaches to get there before taking a decision definitely makes sense.

Best regards,

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