You will need to look at the entire history of my participation in Fedora to figure that one out but by my observation and interaction all those years you can split Red Hat employees within the project into three categories
Red Hat employees that are participating on their own accord and on their own time
Red Hat employees that are doing this as a part of their job description and because they want to as in they are interested in Fedora and it's community
Red Hat employees that are doing this as a part of their job description and not because they want to but have to but otherwise have no interest in Fedora
You got teams within Red Hat that know how to engage with communities ( ARM ) and you've got teams within Red Hat that do not ( Red Hat Gnome Desktop Team )
You got people within Red Hat living it's HQ ivory tower that like to invent sub-community leadership positions then dump people outside the community into those position and then you have people within Red Hat that actually spot where in the community assistance is needed and is valuable and pick people from within the community to work on it full time to strengthen that part of the community.
Then you have all the little RH internal empires fighting themselves which spreads like infections decease into the Fedora project with each of our own governing structure design to supporting those tiny little internal empires to continue that power struggle while the project is being shaped into the next RHEL version.
Long story put short we cannot fix the management problem within Red Hat and the RHEL employees that are running the shots within Fedora are not the RHEL people that should be running the shot within Fedora for the best possible outcome for the community and the project in whole.
"By all indications, you were heavily active in Fedora until 2013, and then something changed."
The change in direction of the project and realization happened on how things are truly run in the project.
"Were you looking for a job there?"
I have never looked for or applied for a job at Red Hat as far as I can recall but twice I have been offered one and on both times I declined the job offer for reasons which are entirely irrelevant to the project at hand,it's teams, their leaders and the people I would have worked with since I know they are all good people.
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