Originally Posted by Mr B
Actually... Yes. Nobody can force a developer to do anything. But if you have a bit of hardware that you know your not utilizing to it's full potential, and don't have the time, or resources to go on developing it beyond the current scope, hardware, that from the get go, is aimed straight at enthusiasts, you could, and here is a crazy idea, release the stuff for the community to go on developing the firmware?
You expect a developer to just give away their work? That's ridiculous. You clearly have no idea how much time and money is invested in product development.