The future of free software � are we on rocky ground?
Jul 21, 2011, 20:01 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jos Poortvliet)
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[ Thanks to Linux User & Developer
magazine for this link. ]
"So it is not easy to get involved. Then, why do it? For most
people it begins with discovering Linux and free software. They
discover it and read up on it because it is interesting. Exciting
technology, new things: that is what brings people close. Then, at
some point, they might want to try something themselves, and
subsequently get involved. Many projects work hard on lowering the
barrier to entry, making that second step easy. But not all realise
how important it is to talk about the interesting stuff they do!
Developers blogging on a planet about their work are probably one
of the major things guiding someone on his/her way to