"Creating a community around software is what
makes open source software work so well. Simply applying an open source
software license to a piece of code will not make it more useful, more
responsive, or more secure. An open source software license will, however,
allow a community of developers to collect around a shared set of problems, and
work together on the solution." In contrast to many symbolic efforts to
improve collaboration in a particular community, open source is more effective
because it is organized around useful work. - Read "Communities
Drive Open Source Solutions"
"Hot, Flat, & Crowded"
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