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> Chinese scene is largely isolated from OSS in the west and more often than not they are just leeching whatever the rest of the world produces in terms of software.

> I dont want to picture chinese people as parasites I want to just point out that the contribution from chinese devs and mainly their tech companies could be better.

Can you spot no Chinese company from these?

- FSF patrons https://www.fsf.org/patrons

- Linux Foundation https://www.linuxfoundation.org/membership/members/

If you frequent Kernel lists you can find many Chinese contributors (from Redhat)

- Eclipse Foundation https://www.eclipse.org/membership/exploreMembership.php#all...

- Apache Foundation https://www.apache.org/foundation/thanks

- Many Apache projects like Apache Dubbo https://blogs.apache.org/foundation/entry/the-apache-softwar...

- OpenSSL (exceptional support) https://www.openssl.org/support/acks.html

- Ceph Foundation https://ceph.com/foundation/

- OpenContainers Initiative https://www.opencontainers.org/about/members

- CNCF members https://www.cncf.io/about/members/

- OpenStack foundation https://www.openstack.org/foundation/companies/

- Xen members https://xenproject.org/about-us/project-members/

- RISC-V Foundation https://riscv.org/membership/

- OpenPOWER members https://openpowerfoundation.org/membership/current-members/

Are these leeching by your standards?

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