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Wired: Landmark Linux Tome Updated

Feb 09, 2001, 21:55 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michelle Delio)

"It's been called "the definitive work on open source evolution" and a "landmark piece of information technology," and for once, all those gushing superlatives aren't an overstatement."

"Eric Raymond's The Cathedral & The Bazaar: Musings on Linux and Open Source by an Accidental Revolutionary is a must-read for those who want to understand the ethics and rationale of the open-source and free software communities."

"Think you've read it already? You probably haven't. Raymond has often said that the book is an ongoing project that will probably never be finished, and he's recently updated the book again with significant new material."

"The Cathedral & the Bazaar was originally published online and Raymond continues to update the electronic version of the work."

"O'Reilly Publishing, which has the commercial print rights to the book, has just released a revised and expanded edition in a paperback edition."

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