On Tue, Apr 18, 2017 at 7:17 AM, Josh Cox <jcox(a)fedoraproject.org> wrote:
I also think "free" shouldn't be dropped from the
mission statement. The "lights up hardware, clouds, and containers" part seems
unnecessary to me, if the mission statement needs to be shortened.
Perhaps something like this:
"Fedora creates a free and innovative platform for software developers and community
members to build tailored solutions for their users."
Even with those changes, I feel like the current mission statement does a better job of
emphasizing the values of freedom, innovation, and community with fewer words.
A mission statement's purpose is not to describe a project's values.
It is to describe what the project is doing or working towards. It
should be measurable and finite, not open ended and impossible to
Fedora has the four foundations to describe our project values.