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Best of luck to Epic in their bullshit process.
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RT @geerlingguy
lol for one of my projects, an employee at @EpicGames emailed me this questionnaire with over 100 questions and wants me to fill it out so *they* can use my freely available open source software.

No.
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@offby1 ahaha, I have seen these after Log4shell stuff hit, billion dollar companies sending "security questionnaires" to FLOSS projects they rely on (read: exploit) in their products.

The correct response to this is, of course, either "fsck right off" or "filling this out will take me X hours, my rate for this is $YYYY, whom should I invoice?"

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@rysiek @offby1 How about they audit your source code and contribute patches 馃う

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@gunchleoc @offby1 "reviewing your patches will take me X hours, my rate for this is $YYYY"

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@humanetech @gunchleoc @offby1 yes, see also the start of this thread 馃槈

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@rysiek @gunchleoc @offby1

Yes, but I do not see a HN discussion link, though 馃

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@humanetech @gunchleoc @offby1 ah, fair! Sorry, jumped the gun here a bit.

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@rysiek @offby1 鈥淔illing this in correctly is a lot of skilled work that no one but me is qualified to do. If you want me to do it, send me a contract and I will bill you for my time like the top database expert at Oracle would.鈥 (and then retire)

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Remember, the rule of thumb for contracting rates is double your current salary but feel free to jack it up if this is extra inconvenient. Just figure out how much money they would have to pay you to do this work and then ask for that.

I mean, they're trying to start a business relationship so treat it as such.

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