Producing Open Source Software: How to Run a Successful Free Software Project (Karl Fogel)

 
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Producing Open Source Software: How to Run a Successful Free Software Project (Karl Fogel)

This book explores the social aspects of open source development. It explains how productive projects work, what users and developers should expect, and how free software is viewed in society.

This thorough manual contains various tried-and-true procedures to assist you in effectively managing the challenging process of creating free software. Project management, developer inspiration, technical collaboration infrastructure, and project promotion are among the topics covered. Making open source software is perfect for programmers who want to get involved in the process or for people who want to create their own free software projects.

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About the Authors
Karl Fogel co-founded Cyclic Software, a business that provides paid CVS support, in 1995. He introduced a new protocol for open source project development source access in 1999 by adding support for CVS anonymous read-only repository access. He also wrote "Open Source Development With CVS," which was published by Coriolis and is now available through Paraglyph Press in its third edition.
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Published Date / Year
1 edition (October 14, 2005); eBook (2nd Edition, 2020-08-14)
Hardcover
304 pages
eBook Format
HTML, PDF, ePub, etc.
ISBN-10
0596007590
ISBN-13
978-0596007591

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