NewsForge: KDE Launches Quality Teams Project
Mar 04, 2004, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Getting new people involved is a key aim for any free software
project. For projects like KDE, which are in a sense the face of
free software for many non-technical users, getting widespread
involvement from a representative sample of users can be difficult.
To address this, and to develop a whole new community, the KDE
Project today officially launched the Quality Teams Project,
allowing participation from programmers and newbies alike. This is
a more radical idea than it might appear.
"Understood merely as an initiative to attract developers to KDE
and users to mailing lists, the Quality Teams Project would seem
like a potentially worthwhile venture in the Open Source