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Open sources : voices from the open source revolution

Author: Chris DiBona; Sam Ockman; Mark Stone
Publisher: Beijing ; Sebastopol, CA : O'Reilly, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Open sources.
Beijing ; Sebastopol, CA : O'Reilly, ©1999
(OCoLC)603949403
Online version:
Open sources.
Beijing ; Sebastopol, CA : O'Reilly, ©1999
(OCoLC)607721371
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chris DiBona; Sam Ockman; Mark Stone
ISBN: 1565925823 9781565925823
OCLC Number: 40889566
Description: viii, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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.
Other Titles: Opensources
Responsibility: edited by Chris DiBona, Sam Ockman & Mark Stone.
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In this text, leaders of Open Source come together to discuss the new vision of the software industry they have created, through essays that explain how the movement works, why it succeeds, and where  Read more...

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