Also have ~dozen opensource applications on sourceforge (my signature) for which I did'nt receive any -> zero <- donations till now.
Where do you live? I'd recommend a traditional job.I see now that almost all of the most famous open source apps in sourceforge are bringing in recomendations of chrome or whatever in their installer: http://sourceforge.net/blog/today-we-offer-devshare-beta-a-sustainable-way-to-fund-open-source-software/It think it might be worth a try ... I wonder how much money this would make. And nearly everyone is doing it nowadays, winscp, filezilla, etc, etc, so its not like the app will get rejected because of it.
Suggestion-2. In new forum create visible large message (large font)-> Please make a copy of your question on stackoverflow with tag Lazarus.(our goal is to beat there cobol for now, than fortran then.. Let it be His (John 1,1-3) will.)
How much money you've earned till now using Lazarus
Quote from: ajosifoski on November 22, 2013, 08:10:04 amHow much money you've earned till now using Lazarus400 €on which I had to pay 10000€ tax, because Germany has flat rate social insurance fees for freelancers, almost independent of your actual income. It's an absolutely horrible country