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Cathedral and the Bazaar Musings on Linux and Open Source by an Accidental Revolutionary

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ISBN-10: 0596001088

ISBN-13: 9780596001087

Edition: 2nd 2001 (Revised)

Authors: Eric S. Raymond, Bob Young

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Open source provides the competitive advantage in the Internet Age. According to the August Forrester Report, 56 percent of IT managers interviewed at Global 2,500 companies are already using some type of open source software in their infrastructure and another 6 percent will install it in the next two years. This revolutionary model for collaborative software development is being embraced and studied by many of the biggest players in the high-tech industry, from Sun Microsystems to IBM to Intel. "The Cathedral & the Bazaar is a must for anyone who cares about the future of the computer industry or the dynamics of the information economy. Already, billions of dollars have been made and…    
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Book details

List price: $24.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date: 2/11/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Eric Raymond is an Open Source evangelist and author of the highly influential paper "The Cathedral and the Bazaar".

Preface: Why You Should Care
A Brief History of Hackerdom
The Cathedral and the Bazaar
Homesteading the Noosphere
The Magic Cauldron
Revenge of the Hackers
Afterword: Beyond Software?
How to Become a Hacker
Statistical Trends in the Fetchmail Project's Growth
Notes, Bibliography, and Acknowledgments