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A Journey Into the Dumb-o-Sphere

Oct 05, 2007, 19:00 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Miguel De Icaza)

"It did not take long for the IT pundits to declare that having the source code available for .NET is either 'a trap for Mono,' 'the end of Mono' or some similarly low accuracy per bit arguments.

"It is amazing though, as some of these pundits are supposed to be covering 'free software' and 'open source' and yet, they know very little about history and how open source software is actually developed. More worrying is the fact that they could have researched this instead of sticking their foot in their mouth..."

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