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KernelTrap: Interview: Andrey Savochkin

Apr 19, 2006, 18:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jeremy Andrews)

[ Thanks to Jeremy Andrews for this link. ]

"Jeremy Andrews: What do you mean when you say that your development model is close to the kernel development model?

"Andrey Savochkin: Linux kernel development model implies that the developers can't directly add their changes to the main code branch, but publish their changes. Other developers can review and provide comments, and, more importantly, there is a dedicated person who reviews all the changes, asks for corrections or clarifications, and finally incorporates the changes into the main code branch. This model is extremely rare in producing commercial software, and in the open source software world only some projects use it. Linux kernel has been using this model from the beginning quite effectively..."

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