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6549Re: This message sent to Steve Jobs at Apple

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  • Morel David
    Mar 1 1:25 AM
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      Le 1 mars 08 à 08:33, travis a écrit :

      >
      > I expect you'll be waiting for that email from Steve Jobs for a very
      > long time.

      Not true, there are good indications he actually reads those.

      David

      >
      >
      > On Feb 29, 4:46 pm, bedney <tpurs...@...> wrote:
      >> Folks -
      >>
      >> I just posted the following email to Steve Jobs over at Apple. We'll
      >> see if I get a response. I has happened before.
      >>
      >> I highly recommend that no one else does this, at least for now.
      >> Let's
      >> not bombard him with emails. Let's see if this gets some action
      >> first:
      >>
      >> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
      >>
      >> Steve -
      >>
      >> Bjorn Winckler has been doing a beautiful port of the Unix 'vim'
      >> editor to Mac OS X. Many of us developers use it on a daily basis.
      >>
      >> http://code.google.com/p/macvim/
      >>
      >> This is an all-volunteer effort on his part and its now been halted
      >> by
      >> the fact that the iBook he was working on has given up the ghost.
      >>
      >> Considering the ever-growing number of Macs I see at developer's
      >> conferences, the Mac has become *the* developer's platform-of-choice.
      >> Many of us use vim. I think having a great port of vim to the Mac is
      >> essential.
      >>
      >> A PayPal collection to get him a new Mac is underway, but we're only
      >> 1/3 of the way there. Is there a way that Apple could give this guy a
      >> new Mac or at least give him a discount on one? We need to get him
      >> back to work. He lives in Sweden.
      >>
      >> His email address is: bjorn.winck...@...
      >>
      >> Cheers,
      >>
      >> - Bill (an old-time NextStepper from the 0.8 days :-) )
      >>
      >> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
      > >


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