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The cathedral and the bazaar : musings on Linux and Open Source by an accidental revolutionary

Author: Eric S Raymond
Publisher: Sebastopol, California : O'Reilly, [2001]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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"It all started with a series of odd statistics. The leading challenger to Microsoft's stranglehold on the computer industry is an operating system called Linux, the product of thousands of volunteer programmers who collaborate over the Internet. The software behind a majority of all the world's web sites doesn't come from a big company either, but from a loosely coordinated group of volunteer programmers called the  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Raymond, Eric S.
Cathedral and the bazaar.
Beijing ; Cambridge, Mass. : O'Reilly, 2001
(OCoLC)623028859
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eric S Raymond
ISBN: 0596001312 9780596001315 0596001088 9780596001087
OCLC Number: 45835582
Description: xiv, 241 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: A Brief History of Hackerdom 1 --
Cathedral and the Bazaar 19 --
Homesteading the Noosphere 65 --
Magic Cauldron 113 --
Revenge of the Hackers 167 --
Afterword: Beyond Software? 193 --
Appendix A How to Become a Hacker 195 --
Appendix B Statistical Trends in the Fetchmail Project's Growth 215.
Responsibility: Eric S. Raymond ; with a foreword by Bob Young.
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This volume contains the essays, originally published online, that led to Netscape's decision to release their browser as open source, and helped Linux to rock the world of commercial software.  Read more...

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