[vorbis-dev] now i'm a real vorbis guy.
jack at icecast.org
Tue Jan 2 10:24:59 PST 2001
> Can someone clarify what happened exactly? And why people thought it
> wouldn't go this way? I mean, as far as I've been able to reconstruct
> from the website, xiphophorus didn't have a bad business model. It
> simply had none. How do you run a company without revenues. You don't,
> and indeed it didn't work.
Xiphophorus wasn't the company in question :)
We were getting funded by iCast, and entertainment company. Whatever
business model they had, didn't work, and it folded, thus drying up a
source of funding for several developers.
Our business didn't fail, our benefactors did.
We *hoped* it wouldn't happen this way. It did. Now we continue to
plod on as normal and look for new sources of funding.
Long live Vorbis!
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