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Subject: Re: [boost] [provocative] Whom did the SFC pay to list boost developers as a whole in "Current Member Projects"?
From: John Maddock (boost.regex_at_[hidden])
Date: 2011-05-01 05:00:03

> The SFC does not pay anybody to list Boost as a member project. The
> SFC is a US non-profit organization that provides legal and some
> financial services to open source projects (including Boost). Part of
> their work involves working with Google to help support funding for
> their Summer of Code program. They do the same for a number of open
> source projects.

And let's not forget that the SFC handles most of the admin involved in
running BoostCon.

Both Boost and the SFC are non-profit organisations, and neither payes
either anything if you see what I mean.


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