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voices from the open source revolution

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This edition was published in by O'Reilly in Beijing, . Sebastopol, CA.

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272 pages

Freely available source code, with contributions from thousands of programmers around the world: this is the spirit of the software revolution known as Open Source. Now, in Open Sources, for the first time the leaders of Open Source come together to discuss the new vision of the software industry they have created. The essays in this volume offer insight into how the Open Source movement works, why it succeeds, and where it is going. - Back cover.

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Freely available source code, with contributions from thousands of programmers around the world: this is the spirit of the software revolution known as Open Source. Now, in Open Sources, for the first time the leaders of Open Source come together to discuss the new vision of the software industry they have created. The essays in this volume offer insight into how the Open Source movement works, why it succeeds, and where it is going. - Back cover.

Open sources

voices from the open source revolution

1st ed.

This edition was published in by O'Reilly in Beijing, . Sebastopol, CA.


Table of Contents

Introduction / Chris DiBona, Sam Ockman, and Mark Stone
A brief history of hackerdom / Eric S. Raymond
Twenty years of Berkeley Unix : from AT&T-owned to freely redistributable / Marshall Kirk McKusick
The Internet Engineering Task Force / Scott Bradner
The GNU Operating System and the Free Software Movement / Richard Stallman
The future of Cygnus Solutions : and entrepreneur's account / Michael Tiemann
Software engineering / Paul Vixie
Giving it away : how Red Hat Software stumbled across a new economic model and helped improve an industry / Robert Young
Diligence, patience, and humility / Larry Wall
Open Source as a business strategy / Brian Behlendorf
The Open Source definition / Bruce Perens
Hardware, software, and infoware / Tim O'Reilly
Freeing the source : the story of Mozilla / Jim Hamerly and Tome Paquin with Susan Walton
The revenge of the hackers / Eric S. Raymond
Appendix A : The Tanenbaum-Torvalds debate
Appendix B : The open source definition, version 1.0

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Opensources

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Library of Congress
QA76.76.S46 O64 1999

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OL8667305M
Internet Archive
isbn_9781565925823
ISBN 10
1565925823
LC Control Number
00703276
OCLC/WorldCat
40889566
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1064819
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552118

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