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prologue: the real programmers
the early hackers
the end of elder days
the proprietary-unix era
the great web explosion
the cathedral and the bazaar
the mail must get through
the importance of having users
how many eyeballs tame complexity
when is a rose not a rose?
popclient becomes fetchmail
fetchmail grows up
a few more lessons from fetchmail
necessary preconditions for the bazaar style
the social context of open-source software
on management and the maginot line
epilog: netscape embraces the bazaar
acknowledgements
homesteading the noosphere
an introductory contradiction
the varieties of hacker ideology
promiscuous theory, puritan practice
ownership and open source
locke and land title
the hacker milieu as gift culture
the joy of hacking
the many faces of reputation
ownership rights and reputation incentives
the problem of ego
the value of humility
global implications of the reputation—game model
noospheric property and the ethology of territory
causes of conflict
project structures and ownership
conflict and conflict resolution
acculturation mechanisms and the link to academia
gift outcompetes exchange
conclusion: from custom to customary law
questions for further research
the magic cauldron
indistinguishable from magic
beyond geeks bearing gifts
the manufacturing delusion
the “information wants to be free” myth
the inverse commons
use-value funding models
why sale value is problematic
indirect sale-value models
when to be open, when to be closed
open source as a strategic weapon
open source and strategic business risk
the business ecology of open source
coping with success
open r&d and the reinvention of patronage
getting there from here
conclusion: life after the revolution
afterword: why closing a driver loses its vendor money
revenge of the hackers
beyond brooks’s law
memes and mythmaking
the road to mountain view
the origins of ‘open source’
the accidental revolutionary
phases of the campaign
the facts on the ground
into the future
afterword: beyond software?
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The Cathedral & The Bazaar - Musings on Linux and Open Source by an Accidental Revolutionary

The Cathedral & The Bazaar - Musings on Linux and Open Source by an Accidental Revolutionary

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Published by Mike McCool
"The Cathedral and the Bazaar" is an essay by Eric S. Raymond on software engineering methods, based on his observations of the Linux kernel development process and his experiences managing an open source project, fetchmail. It examines the struggle between top-down and bottom-up design. It was first presented by the author at the Linux Kongress on May 27, 1997 in Würzburg and was published as part of a book of the same name in 1999.
"The Cathedral and the Bazaar" is an essay by Eric S. Raymond on software engineering methods, based on his observations of the Linux kernel development process and his experiences managing an open source project, fetchmail. It examines the struggle between top-down and bottom-up design. It was first presented by the author at the Linux Kongress on May 27, 1997 in Würzburg and was published as part of a book of the same name in 1999.

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