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Open source 'community' doesn't exist

Nov 20, 2010, 03:05 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Graham Morrison)

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"Many users, forums and magazines like to speak of the open source community.

"It's the glue that holds free software together. Without it, we're told, there would be no open source, no Linux and therefore no future.

"Books have been written about nurturing it. Websites thrive on serving it, and its chambers are the first port of call for many a lost Linux user. But community is a double-edged sword."

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