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Sentry, mongodb, et al. all got as big as they did by promising to be open source. Do you think they'd be where they are today had they not been open sourced? I personally do not.



> Sentry, mongodb, et al. all got as big as they did by promising to be open source.

Do you have any proof to back this assertion?

> It’s important to remember that Sentry “the project” has been developed almost exclusively by employees of Sentry “the company”; millions of dollars have paid the salaries of engineers, designers, and product people to produce the software we know and love today.

I don't have any skin in this game, but they claim that most of the code contributions were by employees paid for by Sentry. Do you have evidence to the contrary?




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