That is overstating it. Political considerations certainly should play some role in some decisions that are also technical in nature.
For that matter, some considerations are of such a nature that its hard to say if they're political or technical.
Insisting on Open Source and/or Open Protocols, for example;
So, which is it ? And is it really true that the political reasons should be completely ignored ?
Raymond insists that we're only about practical technical superiority. I don't think thats true. Nor do I think we'd be better off if we where.
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