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[SLUG] Applications of OS methodology [Was: Can Open Source/ linux GRASS 5, PHP/PostgreSQL, etc. cut the crap?]
- To: Bob Irvine <irvine.r@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: [SLUG] Applications of OS methodology [Was: Can Open Source/ linux GRASS 5, PHP/PostgreSQL, etc. cut the crap?]
- From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Oct 23 00:06:02 2002
- Cc: SLUG <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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<quote who="Bob Irvine"/>
> So, wrong question, I agree. How about:
> Given that open source platforms can deliver effective and affordable
> community information systems what is the open source community currently
> doing to apply open source principles to platform marketing, project
> management, integration and servicing?
When you say 'Open Source principles', are you referring to the principles
and tenets of Free Software (freedom) or the methodology of Open Source
(efficient, distributed, flat)?
So, the answer to the rest of your question depends on the interpretation of
'Open Source principles'. :-)
> Excuse my ignorance here, but is that how the SLUG jobs list works,
> as a sort of labour exchange?
Not really, it's just a place for people to post when they're available and
when they need someone. Just a community resource. :-)
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