|FROM ||Joshua Zeidner
|SUBJECT ||Re: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] Eric Raymond's tips for effective open source
|On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 10:10 PM, Ron Guerin wrote:
> Joshua Zeidner wrote:
>> anyone hear this latest anti-OSS management mantra?
>> "Open Source: free as in kittens."
> No, but that's rather disingenuous. Nobody has unwanted Open Source
> show up on their doorstep needing to be fixed, fed, and given a full
> round of shots, which is clearly the metaphor they're reaching for there.
Yes its typically used to address the fact that Open Source can
sometimes be more expensive to maintain than its proprietary
> - Ron