O'Reilly: Open Source Christmas?
Dec 24, 2002, 13:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew Langham)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"T'was the night before Christmas, when suddenly Rudolf stormed
through the door of Santa's office to find him buried in his new
iBook. 'Damn WIFI is down again', Santa mumbled, 'I can't post
anything to my new weblog.'
"Rudolf used the break in Santa's surfing to launch into his
well prepared speech. 'You know Santa, I've been thinking about
this whole Christmas project thing. Maybe we should be looking at
open sourcing the project--what do you think?'
"'Open sourcing Christmas?', Santa nearly leapt out of his
chair, 'you must be joking. Why would I want to do that...?'