Originally Posted by phx
The idea is good, and always has been, but the reality is that even if we had AmigaOS open-sourced that there would be dozends of groups who had their own idea about the future of AmigaOS. The result would be much worse than it is now.
do not observe that on aros i must admit. the problem is rather that open source and collaboration on common goal isnt taken seriously enough in the rest of amiga scene, and therefore aros lacks coverage on genuine 68k amiga dedicated elements, which in turn results in people blaming it for not being viable alternative.