Open-Source Efforts Derailed by 'Loud Minority'
Mar 20, 2008, 16:30 (3 Talkback[s])
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"Efforts to increase the adoption of open-source software are
being derailed by the efforts of a 'loud minority' within the
community who have made personal attacks on individuals who have
expressed doubts about the software, according to one of the
open-source movement's main advocates.
"Jeff Waugh of open-source advocacy group Waugh Partners was
disheartened after a series of personal attacks directed at the
heads of Australian government agencies..."