PC Pro: Key Open-Source Code Passes Muster
Mar 06, 2006, 15:15 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Analysis of the source code for key open-source projects has
shown fewer than 29 'defects' in every 100,000 lines of code.
"Analysis of the LAMP stack--the Linux platform, Apache web
server, MySQL database and Perl, PHP or Python scripting
languages--showed that the commonly used open-source building
blocks were well below the average for some 32 open-source projects
scrutinised by Coverity..."